language limits the world of you

  1. 语言可以削尖我们的思维[进行思维锐化:思维锐化工具有哪些? 鱼骨图找因果]。
  2. 语言也会限制我们的世界。
  3. 好的语言一定会影响你的思维方式,haskell,scheme,lisp

Language shapes the way we think, and determines what we can think about. Benjamin Lee Whorf

The limits of my language mean the limits of my world. Ludwig Wittgenstein

A language that doesn’t affect the way you think about programming, is not worth knowing. Alan Perlis

##Who uses Haskell?

  • AT&T : automate form processing
  • Bank of America Merril Lynch : data transformation and loading
  • Bump : Haskell-based server
  • Facebook : manipulating PHP code base
  • Google : internal IT infrastructure
  • MITRE : cryptographic protocol analysis
  • NVIDIA : in-house tools
  • Qualcomm, Inc : generate Lua bindings


Every function in haskell has a Type signature.

foo :: Int -> String

I don’t know what foo means,but I know what it does!

Haskell引进了很多模块化思想,比如module,import导包的,下面的这些书都可以在 新浪微盘找到: ###书籍

  • Book1: Books for Learning Haskell
  • Book2: Learn You a Haskell for Great Good! (Important)
  • Book3: Real World Haskell(Important)
  • Book4: Beginning Haskell
  • Book5: Thinking Functionally with Haskell
  • Book6: Parallel and Concurrent Programming in Haskell
  • Book7: Programming in Haskell
  • Book8: Haskell: The Craft of Functional Programming (Important)
  • Book9: The Haskell School of Music
  • Book10:Developing Web Applications with Haskell and Yesod


  • Haskell, Lisp, ML, Scheme, Erlang Focuses on the high-level “what”(Math thinking) ##Imperative:
  • C++, Java, Python, Pascal Focuses on the low-level “how”(Computer Thinking) Haskell Learning Center
Engineer of offshore wind turbine technique research

My research interests include distributed energy, wind turbine power generation technique , Computational fluid dynamic and programmable matter.