Curriculum Vitae for Paul E. Black

Personal Data

I work in the Information Systems Group, Software and Systems Division of the Information Technology Laboratory in NIST. NIST is an agency of the U.S. Commerce Department.

My current projects are

I am also interested in Software facts, an idea first communicated to me by Aspect Security.

Here are pages with links to on-line copies of my published papers


Professional Positions

Sep 97 - Present NIST
Gaithersburg, Maryland 20899
Computer Scientist
Jan 94 - Aug 97 Brigham Young University
Laboratory for Applied Logic
PO Box 26576, Provo, Utah 84602-6576
Research & Teaching Assistant
Sep 92 - Dec 93 UC Berkeley
Dept. of Computer Science, Berkeley, California
Teaching Assistant
Sep 91 - Oct 93 MetaSoftware
1300 White Oaks Rd, Campbell, California
Software Engineering Consultant
Jan 92 - Aug 92 Delfin Systems
3000 Patrick Henry Dr, Santa Clara, California 95054
Staff Engineer
Jul 84 - Aug 91 Cirrus Logic (contract after Oct 90)
3100 Warren Ave, Fremont, California 94538
Software Project Manager/Senior Programmer
Sep 83 - Jul 84 ESL
495 Java Dr, PO Box 3510, Sunnyvale, California 94088-3510
Software Engineer
Jan 82 - Sep 83 Patil Systems (Cirrus Logic)
391 Chipeta Way Suite C, Salt Lake City, UT 84108
Nov 77 - Jan 82 Sentinel Security Life Insurance Company
2121 South State, Salt Lake City, UT 84115
Data Processing Supervisor/Programmer

Professional Societies


Finished Projects

Other, Less Directed Links

I've put together some web sites and collections. Here are some I'm especially happy with and links to other miscellaneous on-line stuff of mine.

Updated Mon Nov 14 16:09:33 2011

by Paul E. Black  (

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