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CS 671 - Program Derivation


Credits 3

Introduction to the formal derivation of computer programs from program specifications. Review of the logical and notational prerequisites needed for formal derivation. Guarded commands and the predicate transformer WP. Developing loops from invariants. Program development via sequence of refinements.

Notes
This course is crosslisted with CS 471. Credit at the 600-level requires additional work.