Weak Arithmetic Completeness of Object-Oriented First-Order Assertion Networks

  • Stijn de Gouw
  • Frank de Boer
  • Wolfgang Ahrendt
  • Richard Bubel
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 7741)


We present a completeness proof of the inductive assertion method for object-oriented programs extended with auxiliary variables. The class of programs considered are assumed to compute over structures which include the standard interpretation of Presburger arithmetic. Further, the assertion language is first-order, i.e., quantification only ranges over basic types like that of the natural numbers, Boolean and Object.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Stijn de Gouw
    • 2
    • 3
  • Frank de Boer
    • 2
    • 3
  • Wolfgang Ahrendt
    • 1
  • Richard Bubel
    • 4
  1. 1.Chalmers UniversityGöteborgSweden
  2. 2.CWIAmsterdamThe Netherlands
  3. 3.Leiden UniversityThe Netherlands
  4. 4.Technische Universität DarmstadtGermany

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