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Rance Cleaveland

4169 A.V. Williams Building
College Park, MD 20742
Work Phone: 
301 405 8572
Expert Credentials: 

I have published over 100 peer-reviewed scientific papers on different aspects of software design and verification. From 2005-2015 I was Executive and Scientific Director of the Fraunhofer USA Center for Experimental Software Engineering at UMD. Fraunhofer USA is a subsidiary of Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft – the largest applied research organization in Europe. Fraunhofer conducts applied-research projects with government and private industry. I am also co-founder of a company, Reactive Systems Inc., that develops and sells software-testing tools to automotive, aerospace and medical-device organizations. I hold two patents on software-design and -testing technologies.

Area of Expertise: 

Software engineering; software testing; software verification; embedded software; software in automotive, aerospace and medical applications; software design

Country of Expertise: 
PhD Computer Science Cornell University,MS Computer Science Cornell University,BS Mathematics, Computer Science Duke University