A framework for model transformation verification

LANO, Kevin, CLARK, T. and KOLAHDOUZ-RAHIMI, S. (2015). A framework for model transformation verification. Formal Aspects of Computing, 27 (1), 193-235.

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A model transformation verification task may involve a number of different transformations, from one or more of a wide range of different model transformation languages, each transformation may have a particular transformation style, and there are a number of different verification properties which can be verified for each language and style of transformation. Transformations may operate upon many different modelling languages. This diversity of languages and properties indicates the need for a suitably generic framework for model transformation verification, independent of particular model transformation languages, and able to provide support for systematic procedures for verification across a range of languages, and for a range of properties. In this paper we describe the elements of such a framework, and apply this framework to some example transformation verification problems. The paper is novel in covering a wide range of different verification techniques for a wide range of MT languages, within an integrated framework.

Item Type: Article
Research Institute, Centre or Group - Does NOT include content added after October 2018: Cultural Communication and Computing Research Institute > Communication and Computing Research Centre
Departments - Does NOT include content added after October 2018: Faculty of Science, Technology and Arts > Department of Computing
Identification Number: https://doi.org/10.1007/s00165-014-0313-z
Page Range: 193-235
Depositing User: Tony Clark
Date Deposited: 06 Jun 2016 12:02
Last Modified: 18 Mar 2021 15:47
URI: https://shura.shu.ac.uk/id/eprint/12046

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