Rafael

Winterhalter

Rafael Winterhalter

Rafael Winterhalter

Software Consultant

Scienta

Making Java more dynamic

Rafael works as a software consultant in Oslo, Norway. He is a proponent of static typing and a JVM enthusiast with particular interest in code instrumentation, concurrency and functional programming.

Rafael blogs about software development, regularly presents at conferences and was pronounced a JavaOne Rock Star.

When coding outside of his work place, he contributes to a wide range of open source projects and often works on Byte Buddy, a library for simple runtime code generation for the Java virtual machine.

For his work, Rafael received a Duke's Choice award and was elected a Java Champion.