Verifying Nonpolynomial Hybrid Systems by Qualitative Abstraction and Automated Theorem Proving

  • William Denman
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 8430)


Few methods can automatically verify nonlinear hybrid systems that are modelled by nonpolynomial functions. Qualitative abstraction is a potential alternative to numerical reachability methods for formally verifying these systems. The QUANTUM abstracter is shown to be competitive at verifying several benchmark nonpolynomial hybrid systems.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • William Denman
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  1. 1.Computer LaboratoryUniversity of CambridgeUK

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