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Cubicle: A Parallel SMT-Based Model Checker for Parameterized Systems

Tool Paper
  • Sylvain Conchon
  • Amit Goel
  • Sava Krstić
  • Alain Mebsout
  • Fatiha Zaïdi
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 7358)

Abstract

Cubicle is a new model checker for verifying safety properties of parameterized systems. It implements a parallel symbolic backward reachability procedure using Satisfiabilty Modulo Theories. Experiments done on classic and challenging mutual exclusion algorithms and cache coherence protocols show that Cubicle is effective and competitive with state-of-the-art model checkers.

Keywords

Model Checker Reachability Analysis Safety Check Cache Coherence Protocol Transition Instance 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Sylvain Conchon
    • 1
  • Amit Goel
    • 2
  • Sava Krstić
    • 2
  • Alain Mebsout
    • 1
  • Fatiha Zaïdi
    • 1
  1. 1.LRIUniversité Paris Sud, CNRSOrsayFrance
  2. 2.Strategic CAD LabsIntel CorporationUSA

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