Complementary Methodologies for Developing Hybrid Systems with Event-B

  • Wen Su
  • Jean-Raymond Abrial
  • Huibiao Zhu
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 7635)


This paper contains a further contribution to the handling of hybrid systems as presented in [3]. This time we insist on the usage of multiple methodologies involving not only refinements and proofs as in Event-B and the Rodin Platform, but also Matlab simulation, Animation, and Invariant discovery. We believe that a successful understanding of hybrid systems has to be done in this way by involving several distinct methodologies that are complementary. The paper also presents many examples illustrating the approach.


Hybrid System Design Pattern Critical Section Mutual Exclusion Formal Development 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Wen Su
    • 1
  • Jean-Raymond Abrial
    • 2
  • Huibiao Zhu
    • 1
  1. 1.Software Engineering InstituteEast China Normal UniversityChina
  2. 2.MarseilleFrance

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