Formal Methods for the Quantitative Evaluation of Collective Adaptive Systems

16th International School on Formal Methods for the Design of Computer, Communication, and Software Systems, SFM 2016, Bertinoro, Italy, June 20-24, 2016, Advanced Lectures

  • Marco Bernardo
  • Rocco De Nicola
  • Jane Hillston
Textbook SFM 2016

Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 9700)

Also part of the Programming and Software Engineering book sub series (LNPSE, volume 9700)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-VII
  2. Carolyn Talcott, Vivek Nigam, Farhad Arbab, Tobias Kappé
    Pages 1-35
  3. Luca Bortolussi, Nicolas Gast
    Pages 61-82
  4. Vincenzo Ciancia, Diego Latella, Michele Loreti, Mieke Massink
    Pages 156-201
  5. Andrea Vandin, Mirco Tribastone
    Pages 202-232
  6. Jacob Beal, Mirko Viroli
    Pages 233-260
  7. Back Matter
    Pages 261-261

About this book


This book presents 8 tutorial lectures given by leading researchers at the 16th edition of the International School on Formal Methods for the Design of Computer, Communication and Software Systems, SFM 2016, held in Bertinoro, Italy, in June 2016. 
SFM 2016 was devoted to the Quantitative Evaluation of Collective Adaptive Systems and covered topics such as self-organization in distributed systems, scalable quantitative analysis, spatio-temporal models, and aggregate programming.


distributed systems hybrid systems pervasive computing self-organization software evolution aggregate programming concurrent system cyber-physical systems domain-specific languages environment uncertainty formal methods model checking modeling non-determinism pervasive systems requirements scalable quantitative analysis software engineering spatio-temporal models ubiquitous

Editors and affiliations

  • Marco Bernardo
    • 1
  • Rocco De Nicola
    • 2
  • Jane Hillston
    • 3
  1. 1.Dipartimento di Sci. Pure e ApplicateUniversità di Urbino "Carlo Bo"UrbinoItaly
  2. 2.IMT - School for Advanced StudiesLuccaItaly
  3. 3.School of InformaticsUniversity of EdinburghEdinburghUnited Kingdom

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing Switzerland 2016
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Computer Science Computer Science (R0)
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-34095-1
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-34096-8
  • Series Print ISSN 0302-9743
  • Series Online ISSN 1611-3349
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