Erik Meijer (born 18 April 1963, Curaçao) is a Dutch computer
scientist and entrepreneur. From 2000 to early 2013 he was a software
architect for Microsoft where he headed the Cloud Programmability
Team. He then founded Applied Duality Inc. in 2013. Before that,
he was an associate professor at Utrecht University. He received his
Ph.D. from Nijmegen University in 1992.
Meijer's research has included the areas of functional programming
(particularly Haskell) compiler implementation, parsing,
programming language design, XML, and foreign function interfaces.
His work at Microsoft included C#, Visual Basic, LINQ, Volta, and the
reactive programming framework (Reactive Extensions) for .NET.
In 2009, he was the recipient of the Microsoft Outstanding Technical
Leadership Award and in 2007 the Outstanding Technical Achievement
Award as a member of the C# team.
Meijer lived in the
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"Erik Meijer: we leven in het stenen tijdperk". Video's - Tweakers (in Dutch). 2012-02-18. Retrieved 2013-03-28. List of Erik Meijer's publications available from DBLP.
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