Model Checking: Software and Beyond
Edmund M. Clarke (Carnegie Mellon University, USA)
Flavio Lerda (Carnegie Mellon University, USA)
Abstract: This paper introduces model checking, originally conceived for checking finite statesystems. It surveys its evolution to encompass finitely checkable properties of systems with unbounded state spaces, and its application to software and other systems.
Keywords: formal methods, model checking
Categories: B.2, D.2.4, F.3.1