CDL Group Seminar

In this seminar, members and guests of our group as well as students preparing a bachelor or master thesis in our group meet weekly to present their work. Furthermore, all participants discuss recent research papers.

Bachelor/Master Seminar
If you want to do a thesis in our group, you will have to attend this seminar. For UdS students: This seminar counts as the Bachelor/Master Seminar.
Reading Group
Other students are cordially invited to discuss recent research papers. These students obtain 3 credit points.

General Information

When: biweekly at Wednesday at 16:00 (sine tempore)
Where: Online, see email

Modus Operandi - Bachelor/Master Seminar

You need to:

The first time you show up at the master seminar, make sure to give us your email address. It will be added to the mailing list and you will receive email notifications before each upcoming session.

After getting the Schein, students need to register their thesis at the Pr├╝fungsamt.

Proposal Regulations

Although the thesis proposal is not part of the master seminar itself, we require a proposal to contain:

A presentation of the thesis proposal and the final talk must meet the following requirements:

Thesis Template

We provide a suggested template to use for Bachelor's and Master's Theses in our GitLab.

Research Papers

If we do not have any presentation in the pipeline, we will discuss a recent research paper instead.


Date Speaker Topic Comments
2023-04-18 16:15 Gideon Mohr Automatic Inference of Hardware-Software Contracts for Open-Source Processors -
2023-06-21 16:00 Gideon Geier Fuzzing RISC-V Cores Against Hardware-Software Contracts -
2023-06-26 14:00 Luise Puhl Teaching Interactive Program Semantics -
2023-07-05 16:00 Arina Hallemans A graphical interface for exploring program execution graphs -
2023-08-09 16:00 Jonathan Baumann Verifying Spectre Countermeasures Using Hypersimulations -

In cases of questions, do not hesitate to ask Shrey Sharma.