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Large-scale Scientific C++ For Casual Coders: Why You (Should) Care



Axel Naumann introduces the use of C++ for storing and analyzing petabytes of C++ objects at CERN, and more generally in High Energy Physics.


Axel Naumann brain was formatted with high energy physics in Germany, Netherlands and US. At CERN, he is now developing ROOT, one of the tools used by virtually all high energy physicists around the world on a daily basis to store, statistically analyze and visualize petabytes of physics data. He is a voting participant at the C++ Standards Committee since 2011.

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Aug 05, 2015