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autoCode4: Structural Controller Synthesis

  • Chih-Hong ChengEmail author
  • Edward A. Lee
  • Harald Ruess
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 10205)

Abstract

autoCode4 synthesizes structured reactive controllers from realizable specifications in the GXW subset of linear temporal logic (LTL). Generated reactive controllers are expressed in terms of an intermediate synchronous dataflow (SDF) format, which is further translated, using an open interface, into SCADE/Lustre and Ptolemy II. Moreover, autoCode4 generates and maintains a traceability relation between individual requirements and generated code blocks, as mandated by current standards for certifying safety-critical control code.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.fortiss - An-Institut Technische Universität MünchenMunichGermany
  2. 2.EECSUC BerkeleyBerkeleyUSA

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