Funding

We have been successful in obtaining the following research grants over the years.

  • Object Capabilities for Robust Applications in the Open World. James Noble, Sophia Drossopoulou. Royal Society of New Zealand: Marsden Fund. 18-VUW-026. ORCA: NZD 679,000. 2018 Round (2019-2021)
  • Novel Approaches to Input Generation for the Analysis of Web Server Applications. Jens Dietrich. Oracle Corporation (Australia). USD 42,500 (2019-20).
  • Static Analysis of JEE Applications. Jens Dietrich. Oracle Corporation (Australia), USD 44,000 (2017-18).
  • Closing the Gaps in Static Program Analysis. Jens Dietrich (PI) and Amjed Tahir (AI). National Science Challenge Science for Technological Innovation, NZD $197k (2017-19).
  • Object Ownership for Capabilities and Provenance. Alex Potanin, David J. Pearce, James Noble. Oracle Corporation (Australia), NZD 67,081 (2017).
  • Scalable Static Program Analysis. Jens Dietrich. Oracle Corporation (Australia). USD 100,000 (2 rounds USD 50,000 each) (2015-17).
  • Making Capability Policies Explicit. James Noble, Sophia Drossopoulou. Royal Society of New Zealand: Marsden Fund. 13-VUW-062. CAPE: NZD 521,739. 2013 Round (2014-2017)
  • Reliable Software via Patterns and Ownership James Noble. Royal Society of New Zealand: James Cook Fellowship. 13-VUW-001. NZD 220,000. 2013 Round (2014-2016).
  • Visualisation of Large Codebases. Craig Anslow, Stuart Marshall, James Noble. Oracle Corporation (Australia). NZD 58,519. 2014.
  • Ministry of Science and Industry . Tech Jumpstart. Craig Anslow, S. Marshall, James Noble. NZD 10,000. 2013
  • Software Visualisation for Large Code Bases. James Noble, Stuart Marshall. Oracle Corp., NZD61,940, 2013
  • Mozilla Performance Analysis. Alex Potanin. Mozilla Corporation. NZD $15,000.
  • Ministry of Science and Industry. New Economy Research Fund Contract Extension. NZD 78,518.72. Sept 2011 – Sept 2012.
  • Design patterns and ownership types for reusable program verification. James Noble, Sophia Drossopoulou. RSNZ Marsden Fund, 2011-2013. NZD 640,000
  • Unifying Ownership and Immutability. Alex Potanin. Royal Society of New Zealand: Marsden Fund. 08-VUW-016. NZD 300,000. 2008 Round (2009 - 2012).
  • More Expressive Ownership Types. James Noble. Build IT Postdoctoral Fellowship. NZD 116,000, July 2008-2010
  • Scoped Memory Types for Safety Critical RTSJ. James Noble. IBM Real Time Innovation Award. USD 16,000. Dec 2007
  • Software Product and Process Improvement for New Zealand Industry. John Grundy (Science Leader). John Hosking, Emilla Mendes, Stephen MacDonell, James Noble (Key Researchers). FRST New Materials, Technologies and Services. October 2007—June 2011.
  • Practical Ownership Types for Object and Aspect Programs Sophia Drossopoulou, James Noble and Dave Clarke. EPSRC, GBP 52,000, 2006.
  • Integrated Ownership and Debugging in Eclipse. James Noble, Robert Biddle. IBM Eclipse Innovation Award. USD 15,000. 2005
  • Eclipse support for Ownership Types. James Noble, Robert Biddle. IBM Eclipse Innovation Award. USD 20,000. 2004
  • Learning the Aspects of Object-Oriented Programming. Robert Biddle, James Noble. IBM Eclipse Innovation Award. USD 20,000. 2004
  • Ownership types for Object- and Aspect-Oriented Programming. James Noble, David Clarke, Robert Biddle. Marsden Grant. NZD 327,678 2004-2006.
  • Domain Specific Software Tools. John Hosking, John Grundy, Ewan Tempero, Emilia Mendes, Anna Liu, James Noble, Mark Apperly, Robert Biddle, Robert Amor, Nianping Zhu. Public Good Science Fund. NZD 762,000. 2002-2005.
  • Aliasing and Ownership in Object-Oriented Systems. James Noble. Fast Start Marsden Grant NZD 100,000. 2002-2003.
  • Object-Oriented Frameworks. Robert Biddle, James Noble, and Information Power Ltd. Technology for Business Growth Grant NZD 50,000. 2002-2003.
  • Interactive Metrics Visualisation for User Interface Design. James Noble and Larry Constantine. ARC Small Grant, 1998. AUD 16 000.