Communication & Concurrency

Communication & Concurrency

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Communication and Concurrency develops a general calculus of concurrent programming from first principles. The book provides an understanding of concurrency through a very small number of primitive ideas and illustrates how these ideas apply to hardware and software, to specification and implementation. The material is organised to form the basis of a practical more

Product details

  • Paperback | 272 pages
  • 138 x 214 x 16mm | 358.34g
  • Pearson Education (US)
  • Prentice Hall
  • Upper Saddle River, United States
  • English
  • 0131150073
  • 9780131150072

Table of contents

Foreword. 1. Modelling Communication. 2. Basic Definitions. 3. Equational laws and Their Application. 4. Strong Bisimulation and Strong Equivalence. 5. Bisimulation and Observation Equivalence. 6. Further Examples. 7. The Theory of Observation Congruence. 8. Defining a Programming Language. 9. Operators and Calculi. 10. Specifications and Logic. 11. Determinancy and Confluence. 12. Sources and Related Work. Bibliography. more

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