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Semantic Barbs and Biorthogonality

Rathke, J., Sassone, V. and Sobocinski, P. (2007) Semantic Barbs and Biorthogonality At Foundations of Software Science and Computation Structures, FOSSACS 2007. , pp. 302-316.

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We use the framework of biorthogonality to introduce a novel semantic definition of the concept of barb (basic observable) for process calculi. We develop a uniform basic theory of barbs and demonstrate its robustness by showing that it gives rise to the correct observables in specific process calculi which model synchronous, asynchronous and broadcast communication regimes.

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Published date: 2007
Venue - Dates: Foundations of Software Science and Computation Structures, FOSSACS 2007, 2007-01-01
Keywords: barbs, observational equivalences, semantics of concurrency, orthogonality, process calculi
Organisations: Web & Internet Science, Electronic & Software Systems


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Date deposited: 21 Jan 2007
Last modified: 18 Jul 2017 07:46

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Author: J. Rathke
Author: V. Sassone
Author: P. Sobocinski

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