Network Algebra

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ISBN: 978-1-85233-195-5 (Print) 978-1-4471-0479-7 (Online)

Table of contents (13 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages I-XV

  2. An introduction to Network Algebra

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 3-16

      Brief overview of the key results

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 17-53

      Network Algebra and its applications

  3. Relations, flownomials, and abstract networks

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 55-55

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 57-89

      Networks modulo graph isomorphism

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 91-121

      Algebraic models for branching constants

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 123-145

      Network behaviour

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 147-168

      Elgot theories

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 169-194

      Kleene theories

  4. Algebraic theory of special networks

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 195-195

    2. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 197-222

      Flowchart schemes

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 223-248

      Automata

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 249-274

      Process algebra

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 275-303

      Data-flow networks

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 305-319

      Petri nets

  5. Towards an algebraic theory for software components

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 321-321

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 323-350

      Mixed Network Algebra

  6. Back Matter

    Pages 351-401