Christoph von Praun

Computer Science
Technische Hochschule Nürnberg


Oct 2015: Previous work which I have done at IBM Research has been awarded with the ACM SIGPLAN - Most Influential OOPSLA Paper Award. I am very grateful, in particular for the opportunity to have worked with my former colleagues Philippe Charles, Christian Grothoff, Vijay Saraswat, Christopher Donawa, Allan Kielstra, Kemal Ebcioglu, and Vivek Sarkar who share this award.

Teaching (Summer 2016)

Grundlagen der Informatik


I am interested in software technology in particular software correctness and security, program analysis, and parallel programming. My most recent work focusses on web technologies, in particular the analysis and refactoring of webpages, behavioral tracking on the web, and the assessment and control of information flows in a webbrowser. For details, have a look at the website of the W-ray project. For information about past work, refer to my publications and patents or my background.
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Office hours: Friday 16:30-17:30

Last update: Apr 5, 2016