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Calculating with Automata

  • Jos C. M. Baeten
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 5065)

Abstract

Some elements are presented of a forthcoming textbook on automata theory and formal languages, that puts more emphasis on equational reasoning. Some advantages of such an approach are discussed. This paper is dedicated to Ugo Montanari, who has contributed such a lot to concurrency theory and the theory of computational models.

Keywords

Formal Language Regular Expression Regular Language Sequential Composition Operational Rule 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Jos C. M. Baeten
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  1. 1.Division of Computer ScienceTechnische Universiteit Eindhoven 

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