Crista Lopes

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Name: Crista Lopes

Bio: Cristina Videira Lopes is a Professor of Informatics at the University of California, Irvine. Her research focuses on software engineering for large-scale data and systems. She was a founding member of the Xerox PARC team that developed Aspect-Oriented Programming. She is also a prolific software developer in particular for OpenSimulator, a virtual world server. She is also a founder of Encitra, a company specializing in online virtual reality for early-stage sustainable urban redevelopment projects. She claims to be the only person in the world who is both an ACM Distinguished Scientist and Ohloh Kudos Rank 9.

Affiliation: University of California, Irvine

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NOOL 2015Programme Committee in Program Committee
DLS 2015Committee Member in Program Committee
SPLASH 2015Speaker of Programming as Writing (and vice versa?) within the RPG-track
PLMW Co-Chair in Organizing Committee
SPLASH SC Chair and OOPSLA 2013 PC Chair in Steering Committee
PLMW Co-Chair in Organizing Committee
Author of How Scale Affects Structure in Java Programs within the OOPSLA-track
Author of How Scale Affects Structure in Java Programs within the OOPSLA Artifacts-track
Panelist of The Future of Programming Languages and Programmers within the Panels-track
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