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A strategic approach to transformational design

  • Jürgen Bohn
  • Wil Janssen
Session10: Tranformations
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 1051)

Abstract

Designing parallel systems in a correct way is difficult. Transformational design of systems guarantees correctness by the correctness of the transformations, but is often tedious and complicated. We discuss different transformation strategies to guide the designer from the initial specification to different implementations, tailored to different architectures. Strategies give rise to simpler transformation rules, point the way in the design trajectory, and allow for the reuse of proofs and transformation steps when deriving optimizations and variants of algorithms.

Keywords

Regular Expression Transformation Rule Layered Strategy Transformation Step Initial Specification 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Jürgen Bohn
    • 1
  • Wil Janssen
    • 1
  1. 1.Fachbereich InformatikUniversity of OldenburgOldenburgGermany

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