Prof.Antony Hosking, Purdue University

Antony Hosking

Dr. Antony Hosking is Associate Professor at Purdue University, Department of Computer Sciences, since January 1995.

Contribution to ODBMS.ORG


Dr. Hosking received the Bachelor of Science in Mathematical Sciences from the University of Adelaide, Australia, in May 1985, and the Master of Science in Computer Science from the University of Waikato, New Zealand, in April 1987. He continued his graduate studies at the University of Massachusetts, receiving the Ph.D. in February 1995. Since then he is member of the faculty at Purdue University, Department of Computer Sciences, and ranks as Associate Professor.

His work is in the area of programming language design and implementation, with specific interests in database and persistent programming languages, object-oriented database systems, dynamic memory management, compiler optimization, and architectural support for programming languages and applications.

Dr. Hosking is a Member of the ACM and IEEE. He was Program Chair for the 2000 ACM International Symposium on Memory Management (ISMM), and has served on the program committees of ISMM, the ACM Conference on Object-Oriented Programming Systems, Languages, and Applications (OOPSLA), and the International Conference on Very Large Data Bases (VLDB).