Dynamic Partial Order Reduction Under the Release-Acquire Semantics (Tutorial)

  • Parosh Aziz AbdullaEmail author
  • Mohamed Faouzi Atig
  • Bengt Jonsson
  • Tuan Phong Ngo
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 11704)


We describe at a high-level the main concepts in the Release-Acquire (RA) semantics that is part of the C11 language. Furthermore, we describe the ideas behind an optimal dynamic partial order reduction technique that can be used for systematic analysis of concurrent programs running under RA.

This tutorial is based on the material presented in [5], which also contains the formal definitions of all the models, concepts, and algorithms .


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Parosh Aziz Abdulla
    • 1
    Email author
  • Mohamed Faouzi Atig
    • 1
  • Bengt Jonsson
    • 1
  • Tuan Phong Ngo
    • 1
  1. 1.Uppsala UniversityUppsalaSweden

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