Senior Researcher, Oracle
Dr. Cristina Cifuentes is a researcher at Oracle where she has worked in the areas of program analysis, compilation techniques for virtual machines, parallelizing compilers, and binary translation. Prior to joining Sun Labs in 1999, she held academic positions at The University of Queensland and The University of Tasmania, Australia. Cristina obtained a PhD in Computer Science from the Queensland University of Technology in 1994, for her work on decompilation of binary programs. She has served in the Program Committees of conferences in the areas of compilers, virtual machines, program maintenance, program comprehension, and software engineering, and has published in these areas as well as legal aspects of computing. Cristina is an Adjunct Professor at The University of Queensland.