Programming a fast explicit conflict checker
Malik, R. (2016). Programming a fast explicit conflict checker. In Proceeding of the 13th International Workshop on Discrete Event Systems (pp. 438–443). Xi’an China: IEEE. http://doi.org/10.1109/WODES.2016.7497885
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This paper describes the implementation of explicit model checking algorithms to verify the nonblocking or nonconflicting property of discrete event systems. Explicit algorithms enumerate and store all reachable states of a synchronous composition. Three alternatives optimised for memory consumption or runtime are described and compared. The algorithms have been implemented in C++ in the discrete event systems library Waters, and experimental results show that they can explore more than 100 million states on standard computers.
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