MGSyn: Automatic Synthesis for Industrial Automation

  • Chih-Hong Cheng
  • Michael Geisinger
  • Harald Ruess
  • Christian Buckl
  • Alois Knoll
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 7358)

Abstract

MGSyn is a programming toolbox based on game-theoretic notions of synthesis for generating production code in the domain of industrial automation. Instead of painstakingly engineering sequences of relatively low-level program code, the designer selects pre-defined hardware components together with behavioral interfaces from a given library, specifies a topology for the interconnection of components, and specifies the programming/synthesis problem in terms of what needs to be achieved. Given the model and a problem specification, MGSyn synthesizes executable C/C++ code for a concrete execution platform and an interactive simulator. The synthesized code is used to control distributed industry-standard PLCs in a FESTO modular production system.

Keywords

Work Piece Conveyor Belt Linear Temporal Logic Winning Strategy Industrial Automation 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Chih-Hong Cheng
    • 1
    • 2
  • Michael Geisinger
    • 2
  • Harald Ruess
    • 2
  • Christian Buckl
    • 2
  • Alois Knoll
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of InformaticsTechnische Universität MünchenGarching bei MünchenGermany
  2. 2.fortiss GmbHMünchenGermany

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