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Charlie Curtsinger

Department of Computer Science
Grinnell College
1116 8th Ave.
Grinnell, IA 50112
Noyce Science Center 3827
curtsinger@grinnell.edu
(641) 269-3127
github.com/ccurtsinger

About Me

I am a tenure-track instructor of computer science at Grinnell College in the Department of Computer Science. I completed my PhD at the University of Massachusetts Amherst advised by Emery Berger in the PLASMA Lab, where my dissertation work was supported by a Google Ph.D. Fellowship.

Go to the teaching page to see a list of my current and past courses.

My research interests include software performance, security, and reliability with an emphasis on probabilistic and statistical techniques. See the list of my research projects to learn more about what I do when I am not in the classroom.

Updates

June 8, 2016

My article on causal profiling is in the latest issue of USENIX ;login:.

May 25, 2016

AutoMan just appeared as a CACM Research Highlight.

March 19, 2016

The course website for CSC 216 is now available.

January 25, 2016

Websites for CSC 151 and CSC 213 are now available.

December 15, 2015

DoubleTake, a system for detecting and replaying memory errors co-written with Emery Berger and Tongping Liu, was accepted to ICSE 2016.