AsmetaA: Animator for Abstract State Machines

  • Silvia BonfantiEmail author
  • Angelo Gargantini
  • Atif Mashkoor
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 10817)


In this paper, we present AsmetaA  – a graphical animator for Abstract State Machines integrated within the ASMETA framework. The execution of formal specifications through animation provides several advantages, e.g., it provides an immediate feedback about system behavior, it helps understand system evolution, and it increases the overall acceptability of formal methods.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Silvia Bonfanti
    • 1
    Email author
  • Angelo Gargantini
    • 1
  • Atif Mashkoor
    • 2
    • 3
  1. 1.Department of Economics and Technology Management, Information Technology and ProductionUniversity of BergamoBergamoItaly
  2. 2.Software Competence Center Hagenberg GmbHHagenbergAustria
  3. 3.Johannes Kepler University LinzLinzAustria

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