Scenic: A Language for Scenario Specification and Data Generation

@article{Fremont2020ScenicAL,
  title={Scenic: A Language for Scenario Specification and Data Generation},
  author={Daniel J. Fremont and Edward J. Kim and Tommaso Dreossi and Shromona Ghosh and Xiangyu Yue and Alberto L. Sangiovanni-Vincentelli and Sanjit A. Seshia},
  journal={ArXiv},
  year={2020},
  volume={abs/2010.06580}
}
We propose a new probabilistic programming language for the design and analysis of cyber-physical systems, especially those based on machine learning. We consider several problems arising in the design process, including training a system to be robust to rare events, testing its performance under different conditions, and debugging failures. We show how a probabilistic programming language can help address these problems by specifying distributions encoding interesting types of inputs, then… 

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