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Separation Logic

Advances in Programming Languages 2018/19 Lecture 14: Separation Logic Hoare Logic is a language for making and proving assertions about the behaviour of code: the extension to Separation Logic…

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Practical Tools for Java Correctness

Advances in Programming Languages 2018/19 Lecture 13: Practical Tools for Java Correctness Today’s lecture presented two different facilities designed to help write Java code that does the…

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Specification and Verification

Advances in Programming Languages 2018/19 Lecture 12: Specification and Verification Today's lecture was the first in a block on language techniques and tools that aim to improve program…

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Cautionary Tales in Concurrency

Advances in Programming Languages 2018/19 Lecture 11: Cautionary Tales in Concurrency This lecture concluded the set on concurrency with three distinctive challenges for concurrent programming and…

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Other Programming-Language Approaches to Concurrency

Advances in Programming Languages 2016/17 Lecture 10: Other Programming-Language Approaches to Concurrency The recording of APL 2018/19 Lecture 10 did not work properly — there is no audio,…

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Concurrency Abstractions

Advances in Programming Languages 2018/19 Lecture 9: Concurrency Abstractions This lecture reviews the built-in Java concurrency primitives from Lecture 8 and introduces some patterns that can help…

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Concurrency

Advances in Programming Languages 2018/19 Lecture 8: Concurrency Moving on from type systems, this lecture starts to look at programming for concurrency: why you might want — or need —…

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Dependent Types

Advances in Programming Languages 2018/19 Lecture 7: Dependent Types This lecture completes the quartet of type/term interactions: after first-class functions, parameterized types, and polymorphic…

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Higher Types

Advances in Programming Languages 2018/19 Lecture 6: Higher Types This lecture digs deeper into types for parametric polymorphism, starting with a review of Hindley-Milner systems with…

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Higher Polymorphism

Advances in Programming Languages 2018/19 Lecture 5: Higher Polymorphism This lecture continues from Lecture 3, exploring polymorphism in programming languages with more varieties of polymorphism,…

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Coursework Assignment Topics

Advances in Programming Languages 2018/19 Lecture 4: Coursework Assignment Topics The written assignment for APL involves choosing a programming-language topic from a short list, researching the…

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Parameterized Types and Polymorphism

Advances in Programming Languages 2018/19 Lecture 3: Parameterized Types and Polymorphism This lecture explores parameterized types in different programming languages: families of data types with a…

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Terms and Types

Advances in Programming Languages 2018/19 Lecture 2: Terms and Types This lecture introduces the first technical topic for the course of types in programming languages: some of the ways they are…

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What's So Important About Language?

Advances in Programming Languages 2018/19 Lecture 1: What's So Important About Language? This opening lecture covers some background context for the course, with ideas about what makes existing…

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