Prof. Lambert Meertens

Kestrel Institute
3260 Hillview Avenue
Palo Alto
CA 94304
tel:(+1) 650-493-6871
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I am Professor Emeritus at Utrecht University. Before coming to Kestrel Institute, I worked at CWI, Amsterdam. I am a member of IFIP Working Group 2.1 on Algorithmic Languages and Calculi


Research Activities (not up to date)

Sensor Networks, Ad-hoc Wireless Networks, Distributed Coordination, Time-Aware Dynamic Scheduling

Application Integration, XML, Generic Editors

  • The Views application environment.

  • Proxima, a generic presentation-oriented XML editor.

  • Designing Constraint Maintainers for User Interaction. A methodology for designing constraint maintainers. Largely finished.

  • Groundwork. An inventory of infrastructural components useful for (e.g.) the construction of generic editors and user-interaction mediators.

  • Object Structure. An abstract description of object structure useful for (e.g.) the construction of generic editors. Superseded by XML/DOM.

Generic Programming and Squiggol

Program Derivation, Synthesis and Generation

Mescal, UserInteractionWare

Constraints and Lattices