Formulating Model Verification Tasks Prover-Independently as UML Diagrams

@inproceedings{Gogolla2017FormulatingMV,
  title={Formulating Model Verification Tasks Prover-Independently as UML Diagrams},
  author={Martin Gogolla and Frank Hilken and Philipp Niemann and Robert Wille},
  booktitle={ECMFA},
  year={2017}
}
The success of Model-Driven Engineering (MDE) relies on the quality of the employed models. Thus, quality assurance through validation and verification has a tradition within MDE. But model verification is typically done in the context of specialized approaches and provers. Therefore, verification tasks are expressed from the viewpoint of the chosen prover and approach requiring particular expertise and background knowledge. This contribution suggests to take a new view on verification tasks… 
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