An Algebraic Approach to the VERILOG Programming

  • He Jifeng
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 2757)


The semantics of a hardware description language is usually given in terms of how a simulator should behave. This paper adopts a different strategy by first listing a collection of equational laws expressing algebraic properties of VERILOG programs. It outlines some techniques of formal derivation of operational model and denotational presentation of the language VERILOG from its algebraic definition.


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  • He Jifeng
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  1. 1.United Nations University International Institute For Software TechnologyMacau

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