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The Meta Sketch Editor

A Reflexive Modeling Editor
  • Leonel NóbregaEmail author
  • Nuno Jardim Nunes
  • Helder Coelho
Conference paper

Abstract

The Model Driven Development has its foundations on metamodeling and new tools are required in order to support users on the definition and customization of their modeling languages. The MetaSketch Editor takes advantage of the current OMG technology to provide the metamodeling mechanisms required to support the integration of some widely used human-computer interaction (HCI) notation into the UML, through precise and semantically sound metamodeling extensions. With this integration, HCI field could contribute to leverage the model-driven development paradigm and support automatic generation of interactive applications

Keywords

Metamodeling Model Driven Development Modeling Tools UML 2.0 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Leonel Nóbrega
    • 1
    Email author
  • Nuno Jardim Nunes
    • 1
  • Helder Coelho
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of Mathematics and EngineeringUniversity of MadeiraFunchalPortugal
  2. 2.Department of Informatics, Faculty of SciencesUniversity of LisbonLisbonPortugal

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