This is the location for the course material on the Type systems part of the course 2-4 of the MPRI.
The other lessons are taught by Xavier Leroy and Yann Régis-Gianas.
This course has been taught yearly since 2010 (here is the 2015 session). You may also read the old course notes of François Pottier on type systems and my previous course notes on modularity.
The lessons will take place at University of Paris 7 - Denis Diderot, Batiment Sophie Germain in room SG2 (to be confirmed) at 12:45. The lessons lasts 2:30, except the lessons of Didier Rémy, which will last 2:45 to compensable for the November 11 holiday.
Cours Teacher Program transformations Xavier Leroy Type systems Didier Rémy Towards proved programs Yann Régis-Gianas Towards mechanized meta-theory of programming languages Xavier Leroy
September 16 23 30 October 07 14 21 28 November 04 11 18 25 December 02 09 16 24 31 January 06 13 20 27 February 03 10 17 24 March 03 10
The course notes will be available here when the course begins. Meanwhile, you may see those of last year.
You may also retreive the course notes for each chapter below.
NB: The dates are exact, but the progression is approximate. Course notes may be modified before each lesson.
The evaluation of the course is composed of a mid-term exam on Friday, December 04, a final exam on Friday, March 11, and a mandatory programming project, to be returned by the end of February. (Course notes and hand-written notes are allowed for the exams, but computers or other electronic devices are not.)
Although the content of the course has changed, you may still see exams of earlier years.
Paper course notes are allowed during written exams, but all electronic devices are forbidden.
The programming task description will be released before Xmas vacations, and will be due before by the last lesson on February 24th.