SPLASH 2020
Sun 15 - Sat 21 November 2020 Online Conference
Sun 15 Nov 2020 08:20 - 09:00 at SPLASH-VII - Posters Session 1
Sun 15 Nov 2020 20:20 - 21:00 at SPLASH-VII - Posters Session 1 Mirror

Programmers are told “depend on interfaces, not implementations.” But, given a program, is it possible even to assess objectively whether such advice has been followed?

Programmers frequently talk in ways like this about dependence, but the very term, like many used in software engineering, has hitherto eluded precise definition. In this work, we resolve a variety of confusions about dependence, and present a formal definition unifying multiple varieties of software dependence, grounded in Halpern and Pearl’s theory of actual causation. This definition is parameterized by the formal system characterizing the property of interest, and by constraints on “reasonable changes” to the program. By picking different choices of formal system, one can specialize our definition to characterize dynamic dependence (slicing), static dependence (correctness), and dependence of performance properties. Overall, our work provides a path to making conversations about software dependence fully objective, and might serve as a basis for future work automatically checking forms of dependence which were previously too abstract or high-level to be candidates for tools.

Sun 15 Nov
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08:20 - 09:00: Posters Session 1Posters at SPLASH-VII +12h
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Aaron BembenekHarvard University, Michael GreenbergPomona College, Stephen ChongHarvard University
08:20 - 09:00
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Matthew SotoudehUniversity of California, Davis, Aditya V. ThakurUniversity of California, Davis
08:20 - 09:00
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Ningning XieThe University of Hong Kong, Bruno C. d. S. OliveiraUniversity of Hong Kong, Xuan BiThe University of Hong Kong, Tom SchrijversKU Leuven
08:20 - 09:00
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Jenna WiseCarnegie Mellon University, Johannes BaderJane Street, Cameron WongJane Street, Jonathan AldrichCarnegie Mellon University, Éric TanterUniversity of Chile, Joshua SunshineCarnegie Mellon University
08:20 - 09:00
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Arjen RouvoetDelft University of Technology, Hendrik van AntwerpenDelft University of Technology, Casper Bach PoulsenDelft University of Technology, Robbert KrebbersRadboud University Nijmegen, Eelco VisserDelft University of Technology
08:20 - 09:00
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Sadegh DalvandiUniversity of Surrey, Simon DohertyUniversity of Sheffield, Brijesh DongolUniversity of Surrey, Heike WehrheimPaderborn University
08:20 - 09:00
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Michael CoblenzUniversity of Maryland at College Park, Jonathan AldrichCarnegie Mellon University, Brad A. MyersCarnegie Mellon University, Joshua SunshineCarnegie Mellon University
08:20 - 09:00
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Keigo ImaiGifu University, Rumyana NeykovaBrunel University London, Nobuko YoshidaImperial College London, Shoji YuenNagoya University
08:20 - 09:00
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Julia GabetImperial College London, Nobuko YoshidaImperial College London
08:20 - 09:00
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David Castro-PerezImperial College London, Nobuko YoshidaImperial College London
08:20 - 09:00
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Jennifer FishCarnegie Mellon University, Darya MelicherGoogle, Jonathan AldrichCarnegie Mellon University
08:20 - 09:00
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Dominik WintererETH Zurich, Chengyu ZhangEast China Normal University, Zhendong SuETH Zurich
08:20 - 09:00
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Alexandros TasosImperial College London, Juliana Franco, Sophia DrossopoulouImperial College London, Tobias WrigstadUppsala University, Sweden, Susan EisenbachImperial College London
08:20 - 09:00
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Xuejing HuangThe University of Hong Kong, Bruno C. d. S. OliveiraUniversity of Hong Kong
08:20 - 09:00
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Dietrich GeislerCornell University, Irene YoonUniversity of Pennsylvania, Aditi KabraCarnegie Mellon University, Horace HeCornell University, Yinnon SandersCornell University, Adrian SampsonCornell University
20:20 - 21:00: Posters Session 1 MirrorPosters at SPLASH-VII
20:20 - 21:00
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Matthew SotoudehUniversity of California, Davis, Aditya V. ThakurUniversity of California, Davis
20:20 - 21:00
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Julia GabetImperial College London, Nobuko YoshidaImperial College London
20:20 - 21:00
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Dominik WintererETH Zurich, Chengyu ZhangEast China Normal University, Zhendong SuETH Zurich
20:20 - 21:00
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Xuejing HuangThe University of Hong Kong, Bruno C. d. S. OliveiraUniversity of Hong Kong
20:20 - 21:00
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Arjen RouvoetDelft University of Technology, Hendrik van AntwerpenDelft University of Technology, Casper Bach PoulsenDelft University of Technology, Robbert KrebbersRadboud University Nijmegen, Eelco VisserDelft University of Technology
20:20 - 21:00
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Jennifer FishCarnegie Mellon University, Darya MelicherGoogle, Jonathan AldrichCarnegie Mellon University
20:20 - 21:00
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David Castro-PerezImperial College London, Nobuko YoshidaImperial College London
20:20 - 21:00
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Sadegh DalvandiUniversity of Surrey, Simon DohertyUniversity of Sheffield, Brijesh DongolUniversity of Surrey, Heike WehrheimPaderborn University
20:20 - 21:00
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Aaron BembenekHarvard University, Michael GreenbergPomona College, Stephen ChongHarvard University
20:20 - 21:00
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20:20 - 21:00
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Ningning XieThe University of Hong Kong, Bruno C. d. S. OliveiraUniversity of Hong Kong, Xuan BiThe University of Hong Kong, Tom SchrijversKU Leuven
20:20 - 21:00
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Alexandros TasosImperial College London, Juliana Franco, Sophia DrossopoulouImperial College London, Tobias WrigstadUppsala University, Sweden, Susan EisenbachImperial College London
20:20 - 21:00
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Jenna WiseCarnegie Mellon University, Johannes BaderJane Street, Cameron WongJane Street, Jonathan AldrichCarnegie Mellon University, Éric TanterUniversity of Chile, Joshua SunshineCarnegie Mellon University
20:20 - 21:00
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Keigo ImaiGifu University, Rumyana NeykovaBrunel University London, Nobuko YoshidaImperial College London, Shoji YuenNagoya University
20:20 - 21:00
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Michael CoblenzUniversity of Maryland at College Park, Jonathan AldrichCarnegie Mellon University, Brad A. MyersCarnegie Mellon University, Joshua SunshineCarnegie Mellon University
20:20 - 21:00
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Dietrich GeislerCornell University, Irene YoonUniversity of Pennsylvania, Aditi KabraCarnegie Mellon University, Horace HeCornell University, Yinnon SandersCornell University, Adrian SampsonCornell University