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Lexical Analysis

  • William M. Waite
  • Gerhard Goos
Part of the Texts and Monographs in Computer Science book series (MCS)

Abstract

Lexical analysis converts the source program from a character string to a sequence of semantically-relevant symbols. The symbols and their encoding form the intermediate language output from the lexical analyzer.

Keywords

Regular Expression Finite Automaton Input Text Float Point Number Input Character 
These keywords were added by machine and not by the authors. This process is experimental and the keywords may be updated as the learning algorithm improves.

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Copyright information

© Springer-Verlag New York Inc. 1984

Authors and Affiliations

  • William M. Waite
    • 1
  • Gerhard Goos
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of Electrical EngineeringUniversity of ColoradoBoulderUSA
  2. 2.Institut für Informatik IIUniversität KarlsruheWest Germany

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