A Practical and Complete Approach to Predicate Refinement

@inproceedings{Jhala2006APA,
  title={A Practical and Complete Approach to Predicate Refinement},
  author={Ranjit Jhala and Kenneth L. McMillan},
  booktitle={TACAS},
  year={2006}
}
Predicate abstraction is a method of synthesizing the strongest inductive invariant of a system expressible as a Boolean combination of a given set of atomic predicates. A predicate selection method can be said to be complete for a given theory if it is guaranteed to eventually find atomic predicates sufficient to prove a given property, when such exist. Current heuristics are incomplete, and often diverge on simple examples. We present a practical method of predicate selection that is complete… CONTINUE READING
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