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Franjo Ivancic


Franjo's research interests include software engineering, automated software testing, static and dynamic program analysis, software verification, model checking, as well as formal modeling and analysis of cyber-physical systems. Before joining Google, he was a Senior Researcher at NEC Laboratories America in Princeton, NJ from 2003-2013. He received his Ph.D. and MSE degrees in Computer and Information Science from the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia, PA. Earlier, he received his diploma (Dipl.-Inform.) degree from the Rheinische Friedrich-Wilhelms-University in Bonn, Germany, for his research performed at the Fraunhofer Institute in St. Augustin, Germany. He received the Morris and Dorothy Rubinoff dissertation award from the University of Pennsylvania. More information is available at

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