Using domain algebras to prove the correctness of a compiler

  • Peter Dybjer
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 182)


Domain algebras are proposed as a tool for structuring compiler correctness proofs which are based on denotational semantics of the source and target language. The correctness of a compiler for a small imperative language is proved as an illustration.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Peter Dybjer
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  1. 1.Programming Methodology Group Department of Computer SciencesChalmers University of TechnologyGöteborgSweden

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