Hans is a member of the Lumen core team, and works primarily on the compiler. He has a keen fascination for language runtimes, compilers and low-level programming. In his free time, he enjoys tinkering with electronics.
Lumen is a new compiler and runtime for BEAM languages, targeting WebAssembly. The Lumen compiler is powered by Eir, a new frontend and intermediate representation for BEAM languages. This talk will serve as an introduction to the Lumen project with a special focus on the compiler.