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Linking Theories of Concurrency

  • He Jifeng
  • C. A. R. Hoare
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Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 3722)

Abstract

We construct a Galois connection between the theories that underlie CCS [7] and CSP [4]. It projects the complete transition system for CCS onto exactly the subset that satisfies the healthiness conditions of CSP. The construction applies to several varieties of both calculi: CCS with strong, weak or barbed simulation, and CSP with trace refinement or failures refinement, or failures/divergence. We suggest the challenge of linking other theories of concurrency by Galois connection.

Keywords

Transition System Binary Relation Complete Lattice Operational Semantic Transition Rule 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • He Jifeng
    • 1
  • C. A. R. Hoare
    • 2
  1. 1.International Institute for Software TechnologyThe United Nations UniversityMacau
  2. 2.Microsoft ResearchCambridgeUK

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