Lennart Augustsson on DSLs Written in Haskell

Posted in Development, Conferences on February 21, 2009

Lennart Augustsson on DSLs Written in Haskell

In this interview filmed at QCon SF 2008, Lennart Augustsson talks about writing DSLs in Haskell, presenting the advantages offered by the language. In that context, he talks about embedded DSLs, static and dynamic languages, syntax and semantics, monads and many other related topics.

Lennart Augustsson was previously a lecturer at the CS Department at Chalmers University of Technology and currently works for Standard Chartered Bank. His research field is functional programming and implementations of functional languages. He is the author of the Cayenne programming language and the HBC Haskell compiler.

Watch Video

Tags: Smalltalk, Interview, Erlang, Haskell, InfoQ, Architecture, QCon, Scala, F#, Domain Specific Languages, QCon San Francisco 2008