Guided Randomized Simulation

  • Tarik Nahhal
  • Thao Dang
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 4416)


The paper presents a simulation-based method for the validation of continuous and hybrid systems, which is built upon the RRT algorithm (Rapidly-exploring Random Trees). We propose a coverage measure, defined as the star discrepancy of the explored points, and use it to guide the simulation towards the behaviors of interest.


Hybrid System Coverage Measure Star Discrepancy Goal Point Sampling Domain 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Tarik Nahhal
    • 1
  • Thao Dang
    • 1
  1. 1.VERIMAG, 2 avenue de Vignate, 38610 GièresFrance

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