Updated: 24 December 2011


Erasmus is a research project directed by Peter Grogono and Brian Shearing. During the first phase, we are developing a simple programming language that uses communicating concurrent processes as its basic abstraction. This language is called Desi.

During the second phase of the project — assuming that we ever finish the first phase — we hope to develop a production-quality language, based on Desi, and probably called Erasmus.


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We use a number of software tools to develop programs and prepare documentation. All of these tools are in the public domain and are easy to download and install. Please respect the licencing agreements!

This page is provided mainly for people working on the Erasmus Project. We will put up a more useful page, for general reading, when the project reaches an appropriate level of maturity. Thank you for your interest (and patience)!