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A Dependently Typed Ambient Calculus

A Dependently Typed Ambient Calculus
A Dependently Typed Ambient Calculus
The Ambient calculus is a successful model of distributed, mobile computation, and has been the vehicle of new ideas for resource access control. Mobility types have been used to enforce elementary access control policies, expressed indirectly via classification of ambients in groups by means of ‘group types.’ The paper presents a theory of dependent types for the Ambient calculus which allows greater flexibility, while keeping the complexity away from the programmer into the type system.
resource access control, type systems, dependent types, ambient calculus
3-540-21313-9
171-187
Lhoussaine, C.
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Sassone, V.
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Lhoussaine, C.
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Sassone, V.
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Lhoussaine, C. and Sassone, V. (2004) A Dependently Typed Ambient Calculus At European Symposium on Programming, ESOP'04.. , pp. 171-187.

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Abstract

The Ambient calculus is a successful model of distributed, mobile computation, and has been the vehicle of new ideas for resource access control. Mobility types have been used to enforce elementary access control policies, expressed indirectly via classification of ambients in groups by means of ‘group types.’ The paper presents a theory of dependent types for the Ambient calculus which allows greater flexibility, while keeping the complexity away from the programmer into the type system.

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Published date: 2004
Venue - Dates: European Symposium on Programming, ESOP'04., 2004-01-01
Keywords: resource access control, type systems, dependent types, ambient calculus
Organisations: Web & Internet Science

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Local EPrints ID: 262298
URI: http://eprints.soton.ac.uk/id/eprint/262298
ISBN: 3-540-21313-9
PURE UUID: 345b0d19-22c2-46c3-bfe8-4e1abb30d63f

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Date deposited: 11 Apr 2006
Last modified: 18 Jul 2017 08:52

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Author: C. Lhoussaine
Author: V. Sassone

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