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Two Algebraic Process Semantics for Contextual Nets

Two Algebraic Process Semantics for Contextual Nets
Two Algebraic Process Semantics for Contextual Nets
We show that the so-called 'Petri nets are monoids' approach initiated by Meseguer and Montanari can be extended from ordinary place/transition Petri nets to contextual nets by considering suitable non-free monoids of places. The algebraic characterizations of net concurrent computations we provide cover both the collective and the individual token philosophy, uniformly along the two interpretations, and coincide with the classical proposals for place/transition Petri nets in the absence of read-arcs.
petri nets, petri nets processes, context transitions, contextual petri nets
3-540-43067-9
427-456
Bruni, R.
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Sassone, V.
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Ehrig, H.
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Juhäs, G.
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Padberg, J.
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Rozenberg, G.
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Juhäs, G.
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Bruni, R. and Sassone, V., (2001) Two Algebraic Process Semantics for Contextual Nets Ehrig, H., Juhäs, G., Padberg, J. and Rozenberg, G. (eds.) At Unifying Petri Nets. , pp. 427-456.

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Abstract

We show that the so-called 'Petri nets are monoids' approach initiated by Meseguer and Montanari can be extended from ordinary place/transition Petri nets to contextual nets by considering suitable non-free monoids of places. The algebraic characterizations of net concurrent computations we provide cover both the collective and the individual token philosophy, uniformly along the two interpretations, and coincide with the classical proposals for place/transition Petri nets in the absence of read-arcs.

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Published date: 2001
Venue - Dates: Unifying Petri Nets, 2001-01-01
Keywords: petri nets, petri nets processes, context transitions, contextual petri nets
Organisations: Web & Internet Science

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Local EPrints ID: 261826
URI: http://eprints.soton.ac.uk/id/eprint/261826
ISBN: 3-540-43067-9
PURE UUID: c3f7fe06-7e65-4c4d-8bbf-34fab932119d

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Date deposited: 05 Feb 2006
Last modified: 18 Jul 2017 08:58

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Author: R. Bruni
Author: V. Sassone
Editor: H. Ehrig
Editor: G. Juhäs
Editor: J. Padberg
Editor: G. Rozenberg

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