Department of Information Technology

Björn Victor

professor at Department of Information Technology, Division of Computing Science

Email:
Bjorn.Victor[AT-sign]it.uu.se
Telephone:
+4618-471 3169
Mobile phone:
+46 70 4250239
Visiting address:
Room ITC 1135 ITC, Lägerhyddsv. 2, hus 1
Postal address:
Box 337
751 05 UPPSALA

Short presentation

I teach computer security and technical writing/presentation, and do research in theory of distributed and parallel computing. I am the Dean of Engineering Education at the faculty of Science and Technology, and member of the Faculty Board.

Academic merits: FD, docent

My courses

Biography

Research

My research in formal methods involves calculi for mobile processes.

I am the Ph.D. co-advisor of Ramunas GutkovasJohannes Åman Pohjola, and Volkan Cambazoglu. I was the advisor of Magnus Johansson (graduated May 2010) and Kidane Yemane (graduated January 2006), and the co-advisor of Jesper Bengtsson (graduated June 2010) and Palle Raabjerg (licentiate 2012).

I am in the Management Committee of COST Action IC1201, Behavioural Types for Reliable Large-Scale Software Systems (BETTY) (2012-2016). I ran projects in ProFun, funded by the Swedish Foundation for Strategic Research 2009-2015, and in UPMARC, a Linnaeus centre funded 2008-2017.

Teaching

I teach secure computer systems and technical writing and presentation, and have taught operating systems, computer networks (also at advanced level), and cryptography.

Appointments

I am the Dean of Engineering Education, and member of the faculty board of the faculty of Science and Technology.

I am also in the council for the Student Portal.

I am the editor for our departmental technical reports and licentiate theses series, and I do technical web maintenance for our department web server.

See a brief CV for more info.

Publications

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Updated  2015-07-06 15:37:57 by Björn Victor.