Preliminary Program

ACM SIGPLAN 2008 Workshop on Partial Evaluation and Program Manipulation

Monday, January 7, 2008

Opening: 8:45 - 9:00

Invited Talk 1: 9:00 - 10:00

  • Ras Bodik. Program Synthesis by Sketching.

Coffee break

Session 1: 10:30 - 12:00 (Staging and Program Manipulation)

  • Isabella Mastroeni, Damiano Zanardini. Data dependencies and program slicing: From syntax to abstract semantics.
  • Djoko Djoko Simplice, Rémi Douence, Pascal Fradet. Aspects Preserving Properties.
  • Yukiyoshi Kameyama, Oleg Kiselyov, Chung-chieh Shan. Closing the Stage: From staged code to typed closures.


Session 2: 13:30 - 15:30 (Program Transformation and Derivation)

  • Janis Voigtländer. Proving correctness via free theorems. The case of the destroy/build-rule.
  • Torben Mogensen. Semi-Inversion of Functional Parameters.
  • Shin-Cheng Mu. Maximum Segment Sum is Back - Deriving Algorithms for Two Segment Problems with Bounded Lengths.
  • Huiqing Li, Simon Thompson. Tool Support for Refactoring Functional Programs (Tool Demonstration).

Coffee break

Session 3: 16:00 - 17:30 (Program Optimization)

  • Stephen A. Edwards and Jia Zeng. Static Elaboration of Recursion for Concurrent Software.
  • Jakob Puchinger and Peter Stuckey. Automating Branch-and-Bound for Dynamic Programs.
  • Ando Saabas and Tarmo Uustalu. Proof optimization for partial redundancy elimination.

Tuesday, January 8, 2008

Invited Talk 2: 9:00 - 10:00

  • Monica Lam: Combining Static and Dynamic Analysis for Securing Web Applications.

Coffee break

Session 4: 10:30 - 12:00 (Partial Evaluation)

  • Ping Zhu, Siau-Cheng Khoo. Specialization for Applications Using Shared Libraries.
  • Boris Feigin, Alan Mycroft. Jones Optimality and Hardware Virtualization.
  • Corneliu Popeea, Dana N. Xu, Wei-Ngan Chin. A Practical Inference and Specializer for Array Bound Checks Elimination.


Session 5: 13:30 - 15:30 (Parsing and Functional Programming)

  • Alessandro Warth, James Douglass and Todd Millstein. Packrat Parsers Can Support Left Recursion.
  • Nic Volanschi and Christian Rinderknecht. Unparsed Patterns: Easy User-Extensibility of Program Manipulation Tools.
  • Jurriaan Hage, Stefan Holdermans. Heap Recycling for Lazy Languages.
  • Daniel Prusa and Jan Jancura. Generic Framework for Integration of Programming Languages into Net Beans IDE (Tool Demonstration).

Coffee break

Session 6: 16:00 - 17:30 (Verification and Synthesis)

  • Jennifer Gillenwater, Gregory Malecha, Cherif Salama, Angela Yun Zhu, Walid Taha, Jim Grundy, John O'Leary. Synthesizable High Level Hardware Descriptions.
  • Nik Sultana, Simon Thompson. Mechanical verification of refactorings.
  • Pawel Pietrzak, Jesús Correas Fernández, German Puebla, Manuel Hermenegildo. A Practical Type Analysis for Verification of Modular Prolog Programs.