Logic of Programs 1983: Logics of Programs pp 360-370 | Cite as

A complete system of temporal logic for specification schemata

  • John McLean
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 164)


Induction Hypothesis Temporal Logic Procedure Call Naval Research Laboratory Deduction Theorem 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • John McLean
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  1. 1.Computer Science and Systems Branch Naval Research LaboratoryWashington, D.C.USA

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