A Graphical Tool for Event Refinement Structures in Event-B

  • Dana Dghaym
  • Matheus Garay Trindade
  • Michael Butler
  • Asieh Salehi Fathabadi
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 9675)


The Event Refinement Structures (ERS) approach provides a graphical extension of the Event-B formal method to represent event decomposition and control-flow explicitly. In this paper we present an improved version of the ERS plug-in, which provides a graphical environment for the ERS approach within the Event-B tool, Rodin. The improved ERS plug-in is based on the available frameworks that are developed to support Event-B with an EMF framework, language extensions and generic diagram extensions.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Dana Dghaym
    • 1
  • Matheus Garay Trindade
    • 2
  • Michael Butler
    • 1
  • Asieh Salehi Fathabadi
    • 1
  1. 1.University of SouthamptonSouthamptonUK
  2. 2.Federal University of Santa MariaSanta MariaBrazil

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