Professor Antony (Tony) Hosking is the Director of the ANU School of Computing.
He is a Member of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers and Life Member of the Association for Computing Machinery, and was named a Distinguished Scientist of the ACM in 2012.
Professor Hosking’s research interests lie in the areas of programming language implementation and software systems. He works on problems arising in object persistence, object databases, distribution, memory management (garbage collection), managed language runtimes, language virtual machines, optimizing compilers, and architectural support for programming languages and applications.
He also has extensive experience as a testifying expert in intellectual property litigation.