252-2600-05L  Software Engineering Seminar

Semester Autumn Semester 2013
Lecturers T. Hoefler, M. Vechev
Periodicity yearly course
Language of instruction English

Abstract The course is an introduction to research in software engineering, based on reading and presenting high quality research papers in the field. The instructor may choose a variety of topics or one topic that is explored through several papers.

Objective The main goals of this seminar are 1) learning how to read and understand a recent research paper in computer science; and 2) learning how to present a technical topic in computer science to an audience of peers.

The focus of the course this year is on reliability of high-performance programs.
Content The technical content of this course falls into the general area of software engineering but will vary from semester to semester.