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Graham Hutton

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I'm Professor of Computer Science at the University of Nottingham, where I co-lead the Functional Programming Lab.

My research interests are in developing simple but powerful techniques for writing and reasoning about programs, by recognising and exploiting their underlying mathematical structure. I'm an editor of the Journal of Functional Programming, member of IFIP working group 2.1 on Algorithmic Languages and Calculi, and an ACM Distinguished Scientist. I've also served as vice-chair of the ACM Special Interest Group on Programming Languages, and steering committee chair of the International Conference on Functional Programming.

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The 'mind the gap' project was recently featured in impact magazine.


I'm from Glasgow in Scotland, and received a PhD in Computing Science from the University of Glasgow. I then spent a few years in Gothenburg and Utrecht, before moving to Nottingham where I am now Professor of Computer Science. I'm married to Annette, and we have two boys, Callum and Tom. In my spare time I enjoy cars, cooking, football, and renovating our house.


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Twitter: @haskellhutt
Phone: +44 (0)115 951 4220
Address: Professor Graham Hutton
School of Computer Science
University of Nottingham
Jubilee Campus, Wollaton Road
Nottingham NG8 1BB
United Kingdom
Office: A09