Jolley Hall, Room 304B

PhD, University of Illinois, 1984
MS, University of Illinois, 1982
BS, Rice University, 1980

Ron Cytron

Computer Science & Engineering

Professor & Associate Department Chair


Real-Time Systems, Programming Languages


Ron Cytron's research interests include automatic program optimization and transformation (especially of network software and middleware), voting strategies suitable for the Internet and storage-management systems suitable for object-oriented programs.


Professor Cytron was a Research Staff Member at IBM's Thomas J. Watson Research Center from 1984 to 1993 before he joined the faculty at Washington University in St. Louis.

Co-author of a textbook, Crafting a Compiler

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