Upcoming Concurrency Libraries in Java
In this talk, Doug Lea, the lead architect of the java.util.concurrent package in Java, talks about design and implementation choices in the concurrent libraries, as well as the upcoming concurrency constructs. This talk concludes the Multicore Parallel Programming Summer School, but any interested SPLASH attendee is welcome.
Doug Lea is a professor of Computer Science at the State University of New York at Oswego. He is an author of books, articles, reports, and standardization efforts on object oriented software development including those on specification, design and implementation techniques, distributed, concurrent, and parallel object systems, and software reusability; and has served as chair, organizer, or program committee member for many conferences and workshops in these areas. He is the primary author of several widely used software packages and components.