A Domain Model-Centric Approach for the Development of Large-Scale Office Lighting Systems

  • Richard DoornbosEmail author
  • Bas Huijbrechts
  • Jack Sleuters
  • Jacques Verriet
  • Kristina Ševo
  • Mark Verberkt
Conference paper


The high-tech system industry faces many challenges, such as continuously increasing system complexity, scale and customer demands. We address these challenges using a domain model-centric approach. This approach focuses on clear and formal system specifications, connected to a chain of automatic transformations for system analysis, including virtual prototyping, and system synthesis, e.g. code generation. We have applied the approach to the development of large-scale office lighting systems in order to reduce development effort and handle the complexity of system control.


Virtual Prototyping High-tech Systems Reduce Development Effort Luminaires Domain-specific Language (DSL) 
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The research is carried out as part of the Prisma programme and H2020 OpenAIS project under the responsibility of Embedded Systems Innovation (ESI) with Philips Lighting as the carrying industrial partner. The Prisma programme is supported by the Netherlands Ministry of Economic Affairs, the OpenAIS project is co-funded by the Horizon 2020 Framework Programme of the European Union under grant agreement number 644332 and the Netherlands Organisation for Applied Scientific Research TNO.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Richard Doornbos
    • 1
    Email author
  • Bas Huijbrechts
    • 1
  • Jack Sleuters
    • 1
  • Jacques Verriet
    • 1
  • Kristina Ševo
    • 2
  • Mark Verberkt
    • 2
  1. 1.Embedded Systems Innovation (ESI), TNOEindhovenThe Netherlands
  2. 2.Professional Lighting Systems, Signify (Formerly Philips Lighting)EindhovenThe Netherlands

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