Pharo benefits from our research and the inverse

Pharo is evolveing over the years and we spent time building experiments to understand and assess how we should improve it
    1. Stéphane Ducasse, Marcus Denker and Damien Pollet, Pharo's Vision: Goals, Processes, and Development Effort, 2012, PDF.
    2. Clément Béra, Eliot Miranda, Tim Felgentreff, Marcus Denker and Stéphane Ducasse, Sista: Saving Optimized Code in Snapshots for Fast Start-Up, Proceedings of the 14th International Conference on Managed Languages and Runtimes, 1 - 11, ACM, 2017, PDF, DOI.
    3. Clément Bera and Stéphane Ducasse, Handling Exceptions, Deep Into Pharo, 38, Square Bracket Associates, 2013.
    4. Stéphane Ducasse and Clément Bera, Blocks: a Detailed Analysis, Deep Into Pharo, 25, Square Bracket Associates, 2013.
    5. Andrew P. Black, Stéphane Ducasse, Oscar Nierstrasz, Damien Pollet, Damien Cassou and Marcus Denker, Pharo by Example, 333, Square Bracket Associates, 2009, PDF.
    6. J. Brant, J. Lecerf, T. Goubier, S. Ducasse and A.P. Black, Smacc: a Compiler-Compiler, 44, Square Bracket Associates, 2017, PDF.
    7. Stéphane Ducasse, Dmitri Zagidulin, Nicolai Hess, Dimitris Chloupis — Originally A. Black, S. Ducasse, O. Nierstrasz, D. Pollet D. Cassou and M. Denker, Pharo by Example 5, Square Bracket Associates, 2017, PDF.
    8. Stéphane Ducasse and Damien Pollet, Learning Object-Oriented Programming, Design and TDD with Pharo, 250, Square Bracket Associates, 2017, PDF.
    9. Stéphane Ducasse and Peter Kenny, Scraping HTML with XPath, 30, Square Bracket Associates, 2017, PDF.
    10. Esteban Lorenzano, Stéphane Ducasse, Johan Fabry and Norbert Hartl, Voyage: Persisting Objects in Document Databases, 46, Square Bracket Associates, 2017, PDF.
    11. Guillermo Polito, Noury Bouraqadi, Stéphane Ducasse and Luc Fabresse, Understanding Pharoś global state to move programs through time and space, IWST - International Workshop on Smalltalk Technology, Co-located within the 22th International Smalltalk Conference - 2014, 2014, PDF.
    12. Damien Pollet and Stéphane Ducasse, A critical analysis of string APIs: the case of Pharo, Science of Computer Programming, 2017, PDF, DOI.
    13. Markiyan Rizun, Gustavo Santos, Stéphane Ducasse and Camille Teruel, Phorms: Pattern Combinator Library for Pharo, International Workshop on Smalltalk Technologies IWST'16, 2016, PDF, DOI.
    14. Pablo Tesone, Guillermo Polito, Luc Fabresse, Noury Bouraqadi and Stéphane Ducasse, Instance Migration in Dynamic Software Update, Meta'16, 2016, PDF.