Josh Bloch

Registered user since Mon 21 Sep 2015

Name:Josh Bloch
Bio:

Joshua Bloch is the author of Effective Java and coauthor of Java Puzzlers and Java Concurrency in Practice. He is an occasional professor a Carnegie Mellon University. He was formerly the chief Java architect at Google, and a distinguished engineer at Sun Microsystems. He led the design and implementation of numerous Java platform features, including the Java 5 language enhancements and the Java Collections Framework. He holds a Ph.D. in computer science from Carnegie Mellon University and a B.S. in computer science from Columbia University.

Country:United States
Affiliation:Carnegie Mellon University
Research interests:API Design, Algorithms

Contributions

SPLASH 2021 Speaker of A Brief History of the API, Revisited within the REBASE-track
PLATEAU Presenter of Invited Speaker: A Brief, Opinionated History of the API within the PLATEAU-track