COPLAS Talk: Selective Applicative Functors
a Coplas Talk by Simon Marlow, Facebook
Applicative functors and monads have conquered the world of functional programming by providing general and powerful ways of describing
Simon Marlow is a Software Engineer at Facebook in London. He has previously worked on Haxl, a Haskell-based domain-specific language that is used by the teams fighting spam and malware, and he is currently working on a project to store and query metadata about source code at scale. Simon is a co-author of the Glasgow Haskell Compiler, author of the book “Parallel and Concurrent Programming in Haskell”, and has a string of research publications in functional programming, language design, compilers, and language implementation.
Host: Fritz Henglein, tel. +45-30589576.
All are welcome. No registration required.
Note that Simon is also giving a talk on Haskell in the Data Centre Thursday, April 25th, hosted by Mødegruppe for F#unktionelle Københavnere.