By: Luca Aceto, Anna Ingolfsdottir, Kim Guldstrand, and Jiri Srba
New Delhi, India, Cambridge University Press: 2007
Edition: First Edition
Seller ID: 020786
Binding: Hard Cover
Formal methods is the term used to describe the specification and verification of software and software systems using mathematical logic. Various methodologies have been developed and incorporated into software tools. An important subclass is distributed systems. There are many books that look at particular methodologies for such systems, e.g. CSP, process algebra. This book offers a more balanced introduction for graduate students that describes the various approaches, their strengths and weaknesses, and when they are best used. Milner’s CCS and its operational semantics are introduced, tog... View More...