Formal specification of software using H-graph semantics
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The goal of H-graph semantics as a method for software specification is to provide a means of constructing formal models of software systems. The formal models are constructed automatically from the program text and serve as the basis for analysis, verification, and transformation of the program. The resulting formal model is then directly executable with reasonable efficiency on conventional computers. The intent is to develop methods that can be applied automatically and which will “scale up” to large programs. A programming environment that supports this development and analysis activity is currently being constructed.
KeywordsAtomic Function Abstract Syntax Flow Graph Initial Node Derivation Step
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