# Axiomatizing Probabilistic Processes: ACP with Generative Probabilities

@article{Baeten1995AxiomatizingPP, title={Axiomatizing Probabilistic Processes: ACP with Generative Probabilities}, author={Jos C. M. Baeten and Jan A. Bergstra and Scott A. Smolka}, journal={Inf. Comput.}, year={1995}, volume={121}, pages={234-255} }

This paper is concerned with finding complete axiomatizations of probabilistic processes. We examine this problem within the context of the process algebra ACP and obtain as our end-result the axiom system prACP I −- , a probabilistic version of ACP which can be used to reason algebraically about the reliability and performance of concurrent systems. Our goal was to introduce probability into ACP in as simple a fashion as possible. Optimally, ACP should be the homomorphic image of the…

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