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Program Verification: State of the Art, Problems, and Results. I


An analytical survey of modern verification methods for sequential functional, reactive, and distributed systems is presented. The emphasis is on methods based on properties of abstract interpretation, transition systems, and Petri nets.

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Translated from Kibernetika i Sistemnyi Analiz, No. 6, pp. 3–14, November–December 2013.

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Kryvyi, S.L., Maksymets, O.M. Program Verification: State of the Art, Problems, and Results. I. Cybern Syst Anal 49, 805–814 (2013).

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  • verification
  • abstract interpretation
  • transition system
  • Petri net
  • model checking