Communication and Concurrency
Lectures take place Monday 14.10-15.00
and Thursday 14.10-15.00 in 2.3 of 22 Buccleuch Place,
and are given by Colin Stirling.
- The syllabus of this module can be viewed in HTML through the
- Background Reading:
- Course Material
- The Edinburgh Concurrency Workbench
The Workbench is a tool for describing, exploring and
automatically verifying systems modelled in CCS.
Coursework will contain exercises that must be solved using the Workbench.
- You dont need to download it: to call it from a dice machine, type cwb.
- An introductory workout pdf,
written by Joachim Parrow. It takes you step by step
through the basic features of the Workbench.
It is *very* recommended to go through it.
of systems modelled as CCS processes.
- A file of macros that must be used for exercises about CTL-.
Copy it into the directory from which you call the Workbench as filename.cwb,
calling the Workbench type the command ``input "filename.cwb";''.
CTL- is a specification language
introduced in the lecture on temporal logic.
- Lecture Log
- Coursework 1
- To be submitted: MONDAY 21st October at 4.00pm (Week 6) to the ITO
- When available online: before Friday 4th October
- When marked with written feedback: by Monday 4th November
- Coursework 2
- To be submitted: MONDAY 18th November at 4.00pm (Week 10) to the ITO
- When available online: before Friday 1st November
- When marked with written feedback: by Monday 2nd December
Colin Stirling, firstname.lastname@example.org, Sept 2013.
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