Formal specification techniques

@article{Gaudel1994FormalST,
  title={Formal specification techniques},
  author={Marie-Claude Gaudel},
  journal={Proceedings of 16th International Conference on Software Engineering},
  year={1994},
  pages={223-227}
}
  • M. Gaudel
  • Published 16 May 1994
  • Computer Science
  • Proceedings of 16th International Conference on Software Engineering
Formal approaches to software specification and development have been a topic of active research for a long time. There now exists an important corpus of knowledge and results in this domain. There is more and more interest in the industrial applications of these techniques, even if it is generally observed that transfer is difficult in this area. The article surveys formal specification techniques, but, as it is difficult (and probably meaningless) to speak of such techniques independently… 

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