Schematology in a MJ I/T I-language OPT imizer

  • V. N. Kasyanov
  • S. B. Pokrovsky
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 53)


The relative stabilization in language design and schematology, which succeeded to their rapid growth in 1960s, puts forward the problem of practical synthesis of their achievements. We have reviewed the experience gained in a practical design of this kind. Of special interest here are the amendments to the conventional definition of transformation correctness and the development of a common semantic basis for a very important family of programming languages, which is oriented to flow analysis and optimization.

This orientation suggests new facilities, like prologues and epilogues mentioned in Section 3.2. On the other hand, the work with real-life languages requires a more flexible concept of object.

Among the most important features which are taken into account for correctness reasons, but are not optimized we have arithmetic interrupts, parallelism and optimal choice of internal representation for structured data.


Basic Block Program Transformation Internal Language Semantic Basis Algorithmic Language 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • V. N. Kasyanov
    • 1
  • S. B. Pokrovsky
    • 1
  1. 1.Computing Center of the Siberian Division of the USSR Acad. Sci.Novosibirsk

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