Institute for
Formal Models
and Verification

Hardware Model Checking Competition 2017

Organizing HWMCC'17 affiliated to FMCAD'17.

ETAPS'17 Test of Time Award

Our BMC paper from TACAS'99 received the
ETAPS'17 Test of Time Award.

Computer Science Colloquium

March 1, 2017, Science Park 3, HS 19, 13:00 - 14:00
Sebastian Gabmeyer talks about
Symbolic Verification of Graph Transformation Systems
with Hardware Model Checkers

Computer Science Colloquium

March 6, 2017, Science Park S2 Z74 13:00 - 14:00
Clifford Wolf talks about
Formal Verification of Verilog HDL with
Yosys-SMTBMC and SymbiYosys

followed by a discussion session from 14:00 - 15:00

JAR Special Issue on Automated Reasoning Systems

Special issue of JAR on engineering aspects
of automated reasoning systems.
Submission deadline is 3 April 2017.
webpage | journal ]

Computer Science Colloquium

Marijn Heule, University of Texas, Austin
Everything’s Bigger in Texas: The Largest Math Proof Ever
web page with lots of press coverage, related paper at SAT'16
June 22, 2016, 17:15 - 18:15, S3 HS18, Informatik, JKU

Computer Science Colloquium
HVC'15 Award

Armin Biere received the HVC'15 Award
for the most influential work in the last five years
in formal verification, simulation, and testing.

Open PhD and Post-Doc Positions

In our our doctoral college
Logical Methods in Computer Science (LogiCS)
and in our national research network RiSE
we have several open positions.

Hardware Model Checking Competition 2015

Organized HWMCC'15 affiliated to FMCAD'15.

New Software Releases

We have a new major release for Boolector,
as well as minor updates for PicoSAT and Quantor.

FLoC'14 Olympic Games

Beside having organized the
Hardware Model Checking Competition 2014 and the
QBF Gallery 2014 (presented at Vienna Summer of Logic)
our tools Lingeling, Boolector, and Demiurge (with TU Graz)
won several prizes at the SAT'14 Competition,
the SMT'14 Competition and at the first
Synthesis Competition 2014.

Most Influential Paper Award

Our BMC paper from TACAS'99 got the
most influential paper of 20 years of TACAS award.
We have separate page on Bounded Model Checking
with more information on the award.

Information Electronics Colloquium

Mo Movahed, Fahim Rahim, Hans-Jörg Peter
Atrenta – Early Design Closure using Formal Methods
Thursday, March 13, Science Park 1, MT 226, 08:30 - 10:00

TAP'14 Conference

Helping to organize 8th conference on
Tests & Proofs (TAP'14).

Hardware Model Checking Competition 2014
CAV'14 Edition

Organizing HWMCC'14 CAV Edition affiliated to CAV'14.
Part of FLoC Olympic Games at Vienna Summer of Logic 2014.
Results presented in second FLoC'14 Olympic Games ceremony.

CAV'14 Conference

Helping to organize 26th conference on
Computer Aided Verification (CAV'14)
part of Vienna Summer of Logic.

QBF Gallery 2014

Helping to organize QBF Gallery 2014.

ReRISE'14 Winter School

Colloquium

Talk by Andrei Voronkov on
Solving Systems of Linear Inequalities
by Bound Propagation

in our colloquium on October 9, 2013
14:00 - 15:00, S3 055, Informatik.

Donald Knuth

Public appearance May 21st in 2013
(pictures, videos).

older events

SAT Association vice-chair
FMCAD SC

JSAT editor
FMSD editor
JAR editor

SAT'18 PC
IJCAR'18 PC
DATE'18 topic co-chair
TACAS'18 PC

HWMCC'17 organizer
ICTAI'17 SAT/CSP track PC
SMT'17 PC
HVC'17 PC
SYNASC'17 PC
MODELS'17 Demos PC
MODELS'17 EduSymp PC
MODELS'17 Posters PC
VOLT'17 PC
ACM-SRC'17 PC
SAT'17 PC
PoCR'17 PC
IJCAI'17 PC
QBFEVAL'17 co-organizer
ARCADE'17 PC
IWIL'17 PC
MODELS'17 PC
TAP'17 PC
FMCAD'17 PC
LPAR-21 PC
SPIN'17 PC
STAF'17 workshop co-chair
LATA'17 PC
TACAS'17 PC
DATE'17 topic co-chair
SOFSEM'17 PC
AAAI'17 PC

ICTAI'16 SAT/CSP track PC
VOLT'16 PC
MoDeVVa'16 PC
MODELS'16 SRC PC
MODELS'16 Demos PC
ME'16 PC
FTSCS'16 PC
COMMitMDE'16 PC
ACM-SRC'16 PC
HVC'16 PC
MEMICS'16 PC
AAAI'16 PC
ATVA'16 PC
IJCAI'16 PC
FMCAD'16 PC
SAT Workshop at Fields Institute organizer
QBF'16 organizer
POS'16 PC
PAAR'16 PC
SAT'16 PC
TAP'16 PC
MODELSWARD'16 PC
IJCAR'16 PC
DATE'16 PC
VMCAI'16 PC
VST'16 PC

IWIL'15 PC
PAS'15 PC
HVC'15 PC
LPAR-20 PC
ICTAI'15 SAT/CSP track PC
FMCAD'15 PC
HWMCC'15 organizer
SAT'15 PC
QBF'15 organizer
AVM'15 organizer
FFM'15 PC
TAP'15 PC
QUANTIFY'15 organizer
CAV'15 PC
SMT'15 PC
NFM'15 PC
Dagstuhl Seminar 15171 organizer
TACAS'15 PC
DATE'15 PC

HVC'14 PC
FTSCS'14 PC
ICTAI'14 SAT/CSP track PC
FMCAD'14 PC
TAP'14 chair
CAV'14 chair
HWMCC'14 CAV Edition organizer
SAT'14 PC
POS'14 PC
QBF Gallery 2014 organizer
NFM'14 PC
TACAS'14 PC
DATE'14 PC
BIRS Workshop organizer
ReRiSE'14 Winter School organizer

LPAR-19 PC
HVC'13 PC
ICTAI'13 SAT/CSP track PC
FTSCS'13 PC
HWMCC'13 organizer
FMCAD'13 PC
DIFTS'13 PC
QBF 2013 organizer
CAV'13 PC
SAT'13 PC
SPIN'13 PC
CPAIOR'13 PC
DATE'13 PC

older academic services