In 2018, MPI-SWS researchers authored a total of five POPL papers. Also, MPI-SWS faculty member Derek Dreyer has achieved a new record: a 10-year streak of having at least one POPL paper each year.
MPI-SWS faculty member Maria Chistakis has received a Facebook Faculty Research Award for her work on combining static and dynamic program analysis.
MPI-SWS faculty members Björn Brandenburg and Eva Darulova have each received a 3-year research grant from the DFG, the German Research Organization.
David Swasey, Deepak Garg, and Derek Dreyer have won a Distinguished Paper award at OOPSLA 2017.
MPI-SWS researchers won best-paper awards at PLDI 2017 and at ECOOP 2017.