NuSMV 2: An OpenSource Tool for Symbolic Model Checking

  • Alessandro Cimatti
  • Edmund Clarke
  • Enrico Giunchiglia
  • Fausto Giunchiglia
  • Marco Pistore
  • Marco Roveri
  • Roberto Sebastiani
  • Armando Tacchella
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 2404)

Abstract

This paper describes version 2 of the NuSMV tool. NuSMV is a symbolic model checker originated from the reengineering, reimplementation and extension of SMV, the original BDD-based model checker developed at CMU [15]. The NuSMV project aims at the development of a state-of-the-art symbolic model checker, designed to be applicable in technology transfer projects: it is a well structured, open, flexible and documented platform for model checking, and is robust and close to industrial systems standards [6].

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Alessandro Cimatti
    • 1
  • Edmund Clarke
    • 2
  • Enrico Giunchiglia
    • 3
  • Fausto Giunchiglia
    • 4
  • Marco Pistore
    • 1
  • Marco Roveri
    • 1
  • Roberto Sebastiani
    • 4
  • Armando Tacchella
    • 3
  1. 1.ITC-IRSTTrentoItaly
  2. 2.Carnegie Mellon UniversityPittsburghUSA
  3. 3.DIST — Università di GenovaGenovaItaly
  4. 4.Università di TrentoTrentoItaly

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