Algebraic Methodology and Software Technology

7th International Conference, AMAST’98 Amazonia, Brazil, January 4–8, 1999 Proceedings

  • Armando M. Haeberer
Conference proceedings AMAST 1999

Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 1548)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-XI
  2. Invited Talks (Extended Abstracts)

    1. Don Pigozzi
      Pages 8-16
    2. Thomas S. E. Maibaum, Pauline Kan, Kevin Lano
      Pages 17-22
    3. Zohar Manna, Anca Browne, Henny B. Sipma, Tomás E. Uribe
      Pages 28-41
    4. Glynn Winskel
      Pages 42-58
  3. Presentations

    1. Tomohiro Yoneda, Bin Zhou, Bernd-Holger Schlingloff
      Pages 59-73
    2. Gabriel A. Baum, Marcelo F. Frias, Thomas S. E. Maibaum
      Pages 91-105
    3. Gregoire Sutre, Alain Finkel, Olivier Roux, Franck Cassez
      Pages 106-123
    4. Bettina Buth, Jan Peleska, Hui Shi
      Pages 124-139
  4. Presentations

    1. Bernhard Heinemann
      Pages 140-153
    2. Maarten Marx
      Pages 154-163
    3. Valeria de Paiva, Andrea Schalk
      Pages 164-177
    4. W. Marco Schorlemmer
      Pages 178-195
    5. Jo Erskine Hannay
      Pages 196-213
  5. Presentations

    1. Maarten Steen, John Derrick, Eerke Boiten, Howard Bowman
      Pages 248-262

About these proceedings

Introduction

AMAST’s goal is to advance awareness of algebraic and logical methodology as part of the fundamental basis of software technology. Ten years and seven conferences after the start of the AMAST movement, I believe we are attaining this. The movement has propagated throughout the world, assembling many enthusiastic specialists who have participated not only in the conferences, which are now annual, but also in the innumerable other activities that AMAST promotes and supports. We are now facing the Seventh International Conference on Algebraic Methodology and Software Technology (AMAST’98). The previous meetings were held in Iowa City, USA (1989 and 1991), in Enschede, The Netherlands (1993), in Montreal, Canada (1995), in Munich, Germany (1996), and in Sydney, Australia (1997). This time it is Brazil’s turn, in a very special part of this colorful country – Amazonia. Thus, “if we have done more it is by standing on the shoulders of giants.” The effort started by Teodor Rus, Arthur Fleck, and William A. Kirk at AMAST’89 was consolidated in AMAST'91 by Teodor Rus, Maurice Nivat, Charles Rattray, and Giuseppe Scollo. Then came modular construction of the building, wonderfully carried out by Giuseppe Scollo, Vangalur Alagar, Martin Wirsing, and Michael Johnson, as Program Chairs of the AMAST conferences held between 1993 and 1997.

Keywords

Automat Hardware Variable automata formal verification logic model checking programming proving real-time semantics term rewriting verification

Editors and affiliations

  • Armando M. Haeberer
    • 1
  1. 1.Departamento de Informática, Pontifícia Laboratório de Métodos FormaisUniversidade Católica do Rio de JaneiroRio de JaneiroBrazil

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/3-540-49253-4
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1999
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-3-540-65462-9
  • Online ISBN 978-3-540-49253-5
  • Series Print ISSN 0302-9743
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