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On Concurrent Programming

  • Fred B. Schneider

Part of the Graduate Texts in Computer Science book series (TCS)

Table of contents

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About this book

Introduction

Concurrent computing is gaining ground in interest as it becomes increasingly feasible to implement distributed computing across networks of workstations. This book, by one of the subject's leading figures, provides a comprehensive survey of the subject beginning with proposotional logic and concluding with concurrent programming. It is based on graduate courses taught at Cornell University and is designed to be used as a graduate text. There are exercises at the end of each chapter to extend and illustrate the main themes covered. Professor Schneier emphasizes the use of formal methods and assertional reasoning using notation and paradigms drawn from programming to drive the exposition. As a result, all those interested in studying concurrent computing will find this to be an invaluable approach to the subject.

Keywords

Logic Pro communication concurrency concurrent programming configuration derivative distributed computing formal methods logic network networks predicate logic programming university variable

Authors and affiliations

  • Fred B. Schneider
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  1. 1.Department of Computer ScienceCornell UniversityIthacaUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4612-1830-2
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag New York, Inc. 1997
  • Publisher Name Springer, New York, NY
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-1-4612-7303-5
  • Online ISBN 978-1-4612-1830-2
  • Series Print ISSN 1868-0941
  • Series Online ISSN 1868-095X
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