Richard Jones

Registered user since Wed 9 Jul 2014

Name: Richard Jones

Bio: I am Professor of Computer Systems and Head of the School of Computing at the University of Kent, where I am a member of the Programming Languages and Systems research group (https://www.cs.kent.ac.uk/research/groups/plas/). My primary research interests are efficient and correct garbage collection, and rigorous experimental methodologies. I co-founded and was the first Progamme Chair of ISMM in 1998. Author of the Garbage Collection Handbook (http://gchandbook.org).

Country: United Kingdom

Affiliation: University of Kent

Personal website: http://www.cs.kent.ac.uk/~rej

Research interests: Garbage collection. Rigorous experimental methodology

Contributions

ISMM 2020Committee Member in Program Committee
Keynote Speaker of Keynote: Richard Jones within the ISMM 2020-track
SPLASH 2018Mentor in Mentors within the Breakfasts-track
Committee Member in External Reviewers within the OOPSLA-track
Session Chair of Weak Memory and Refactoring (part of OOPSLA)
VMIL 2017Committee Member in Program Committee within the VMIL 2017-track
ISMM 2017Committee Member in Program Committee within the ISMM 2017-track
RUMPLE 2016Committee Member in Program Committee within the RUMPLE-track
OOPSLA 2016 PC MeetingSpeaker of Rigorous Benchmarking in Reasonable Time within the Workshop-track
ICOOOLPS 2016Committee Member in Program Committee within the ICOOOLPS-track
ISMM 2016Committee Member in External Review Committee
SPLASH 2016Committee Member in Program Committee within the OOPSLA-track
RIOT 2015Committee Member in Program Committee within the RIOT-track
ISMM 2015Committee Member in Program Committee within the Research Papers-track
Session Chair of Optimizing Garbage Collection (part of Research Papers)
PLDI 2015Committee Member in External Review Committee within the Research Papers-track
SPLASH 2012Author of A black-box approach to understanding concurrency in DaCapo within the OOPSLA Research Papers-track
SPLASH 2011