CERN Computing Seminar

Fifty Years of Programming, Twenty Years of STL

by Dr. Plauger Philipp J. (Dinkumware, Ltd.)

Tuesday, 10 June 2014 from to (Europe/Zurich)
at CERN ( 31-3-004 - IT Amphitheatre )

Software development has come a long way since 1963, and C++ has come a long way since 1993. Dr. Plauger offers highlights of his journey from writing Fortran for the Princeton Cyclotron Group, through mastering the C++ Standard Template Library, to his current activities as author, C/C++ libraries vendor, and standards wonk.

About the speaker

P.J. Plauger has earned a living for over 50 years writing software and writing about software, professions for which he has no formal training. His hobby is physics, having earned a Ph.D. in nuclear physics.

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Video in CDS
Organised by
Axel Naumann/PH Department and Miguel Angel Marquina
Computing Seminars /IT Department