Systematic Analysis of Control Panel Interfaces Using Formal Tools

  • J. Creissac Campos
  • M. D. Harrison
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 5136)

Abstract

The paper explores the role that formal modeling may play in aiding the visualization and implementation of usability requirements of a control panel. We propose that this form of analysis should become a systematic and routine aspect of the development of such interfaces. We use a notation for describing the interface that is convenient to use by software engineers, and describe a set of tools designed to make the process systematic and exhaustive.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • J. Creissac Campos
    • 1
  • M. D. Harrison
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of Informatics/CCTCUniversidade do MinhoBragaPortugal
  2. 2.School of Computing ScienceNewcastle UniversityUK

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