SAM - An Animated 3D Programming Language

@inproceedings{Geiger1998SAMA,
  title={SAM - An Animated 3D Programming Language},
  author={Christian Geiger and Wolfgang M{\"u}ller and Waldemar Rosenbach},
  booktitle={VL},
  year={1998}
}
This article presents the animated visual 3D programming language SAM ( Solid Agents inMotion) for parallel systems specification and animation. A SAM program is a set of interacting agents synchronously exchanging messages. The agent’s behavior is specified by means of production rules with a condition and a sequence of actions each. Actions are linearly ordered and execute when matching a rule. In SAM, main syntactic objects like agents, rules, and messages are 3D. These objects can have an… CONTINUE READING
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