CoReA: A synchronous calculus of parallel communicating reactive automata

  • Frédéric Boniol
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 817)


Reactive systems often require temporal and logical safety, concurrency and determinism. Several asynchronous or strong synchronous answers have been proposed to this problem. However, “asynchronous” languages such as CSP or CCS generally force the user to choose between determinism and concurrency. On the other hand, strong synchronous implementations are mainly sequential. The aim of this paper is to present a new paradigm for concurrent reactive programming, weak synchronism, responding to both concurrency and determinism.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Frédéric Boniol
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  1. 1.CERT-ONERA Département d'InformatiqueToulouse cedexFrance

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