CASTOR Software Research Centre

Best Student Paper Award at the 27th IEEE RTAS International Symposium

CASTOR member Matthias Becker and his collaborators received the best student paper award at the 27th IEEE Real-Time and Embedded Technology and Applications Symposium (RTAS). RTAS is a top-tier conference with a focus on systems research related to embedded systems...

PhD student at KTH reveals a critical bug in the CDN infrastructure of Fastly

Javier Cabrera Arteaga, PhD student at KTH working on automatic randomization for Webassembly, reveals a critical bug in the CDN infrastructure of Fastly. More information:...

CASTOR contributes to software verification benchmark infrastructure

As part of the "WASP software arena" project, CASTOR contributed an extension to the "benchexec" infrastructure that has been used over the last ten years to evaluate various software verification tools for C and Java programs. CASTOR's contribution provides the setup...

Google summer of code to consolidate CASTOR’s open source software technology

Rohitesh Kumar Jain and Abhay Singh are accepted in the Google summer of code to consolidate CASTOR's open source software technology! They will work on Spoon and Depclean. More information: https://summerofcode.withgoogle.com/organizations/6493089931198464/#projects...

CASTOR Researchers Talk About Technique That Detects Weaknesses In Software Testing

Benoit Baudry and Martin Monperrus, both professors in software technology within CASTOR, talk about software testing, in particular about  pseudo-tested methods which can be a reliability risk. They explain how they developed a methodology and tool to uncover them in...

CASTOR as a Mentor Organization for the Upcoming Google Summer of Code (GSoC) 2021

Google Summer of Code (GSoC) is a global program focused on bringing more student developers into open source software development. Students work with an open source organization on a 10 week programming project during their break from school. CASTOR has been accepted...

Full Presentation of the tool DepClean (on Software Dependencies)

César Soto Valero, PhD student at KTH, gives a talk titled "DepClean: Automatically revealing bloated software dependencies in Maven projects" at FOSDEM, a major event on open-source software for software developers to meet, share ideas and collaborate. See the...

Summary of the Art Installation which took place for the Nobel Week Lights

Between the 5th and the 13th of December 2021 took place a visual art installation on the big LED screen at Hötorget, in the heart of Stockholm downtown, as part of the Nobel Week Lights. An installation implemented by the rethread.art collective. This installation,...