Requirement Oriented Programming

Concepts, Implications, and Algorithms
  • David Musser
  • Sibylle Schupp
  • Rüdiger Loos
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 1766)


Generic programming is requirement oriented programming. We study the concept of genericity and generic concepts. Support of generic programming is exemplified by Tecton formalizations of algebraic and STL concepts. We call for a common effort to establish and maintain generic libraries.


generic programming requirement oriented programming concept description language specification language formal verification standard template library algebraic concept definitions Tecton 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • David Musser
    • 1
  • Sibylle Schupp
    • 2
  • Rüdiger Loos
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of Computer ScienceRensselaer Polytechnic InstituteUSA
  2. 2.Wilhelm-Schickard-Institut für InformatikUniversität TübingenTübingen

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