Synergies Between Object-Oriented Programming Language Design and Implementation Research

Craig Chambers
By pursuing language design and language implementation research in parallel, interactions between the two research areas can be exploited to make faster, better progress in both. We report on our experiences working on the Cecil language design project and the Vortex optimizing compiler project, highlighting how each project has encouraged and challenged the other.
Invited talk at ISOTAS'96, Kanazawa, Japan, March 1996.

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Cecil/Vortex Project