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Refinement and Consistency of Timed Modal Specifications

  • Nathalie Bertrand
  • Sophie Pinchinat
  • Jean-Baptiste Raclet
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 5457)

Abstract

In the application domain of component-based system design, developing theories which support compositional reasoning is notoriously challenging. We define timed modal specifications, an automata-based formalism combining modal and timed aspects. As a stepping stone to compositional approaches of timed systems, we define the notions of refinement and consistency, and establish their decidability.

Keywords

Normal Form Time Modal Simulation Relation Time Automaton Conjunction Operator 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Nathalie Bertrand
    • 1
  • Sophie Pinchinat
    • 2
  • Jean-Baptiste Raclet
    • 3
  1. 1.INRIA RennesFrance
  2. 2.IRISA & Université Rennes 1France
  3. 3.INRIA Rhône-AlpesFrance

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