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CERN Computing Seminar

Fifty Years of Programming, Twenty Years of STL

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

Europe/Zurich
31-3-004 - IT Amphitheatre (CERN)

31-3-004 - IT Amphitheatre

CERN

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Description

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.


Organised by: Axel Naumann/PH Department and Miguel Angel Marquina
Computing Seminars /IT Department

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