Tomas Petricek

Tomas Petricek Computer Scientist, Book Author and Open-Source Developer

Twitter @tomaspetricek

Tomas is a computer scientist, book author and open-source developer. He is a lecturer at University of Kent and is interested in programming tools for working with data, programming language theory, but also history and philosophy of programming. Tomas wrote a popular F# book "Real-World Functional Programming", helped to create a number of F# open-source libraries such as F# Data and created coeffects (, a theory of context aware programming languages. His most recent work includes programming tools for data journalism (, but also three essays that understand programming concepts such as types, monads and errors from philosophical perspective (

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