Compositional partial order semantics of Petri boxes

by Hans-GuМ€nther Linde-GoМ€ers

Publisher: Verlag Shaker in Aachen

Written in English
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  • Parallel programming (Computer science),
  • Petri nets.,
  • Linear algebraic groups.,
  • Algebras, Linear.

Edition Notes

StatementHans-Günther Linde-Göers
SeriesBerichte aus der Informatik,
LC ClassificationsQA76.642 .L56 1994
The Physical Object
Pagination190 p. :
Number of Pages190
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL879377M
ISBN 10382650187X
LC Control Number95166686

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Then, we present a compositional semantics for components. The semantics is an extension of processes for place/transition systems (partial order semantics).

We show that the semantics is fully abstract with respect to the behaviour of closed components (essentially, processes of Cited by: This paper defines the notion of a ‘Box process’ intended to capture the (Petri net) partial order semantics of the Box algebra. The main result is the equivalence of the direct compositional semantics so defined, and the indirect non-compositional semantics which uses processes of Petri nets, for a Cited by: 5.

The aim of this paper is the introduction of preemption in a compositional model, called M-nets, which is based on Petri nets and hence provided with a concurrent semantics. This book provides an introduction to compositional semantics and to the syntax/semantics interface. It is rooted within the tradition of model theoretic semantics, and develops an explicit fragment of both the syntax and semantics of a rich portion of by: The Petri Box Calculus (PBC), based on Milner's CCS, has been developed to provide a compositional semantics of high level programming constructs in terms of a class of Petri nets with interfaces.

In mathematics, semantics, and philosophy of language, the principle of compositionality is the principle that the meaning Compositional partial order semantics of Petri boxes book a complex expression is determined by the meanings of its constituent expressions and the rules used to combine them.

This principle is also called Frege's principle, because Gottlob Frege is widely credited for the first modern formulation of it. •The study of linguistic meaning is called semantics. • To account for speaker’s knowledge of the truth, reference, entailment, and ambiguity of sentences, as well as for our ability to determine the meaning of a limitless number of expressions, we must suppose that the grammar.

Executions, a new partial-order semantics of P/T nets, are defined as a generalization of the processes of safe nets. Various relations between executions and processes are established; especially, it is shown that for each net N there is a safe net SN(N) such that the processes of SN(N) are isomorphic to the executions of rmore, executions are related to other partial-order semantics Cited by:   Finally partial order semantics of Petri nets is introduced and infinite occurrence nets of boxes defined through net refinement and recursive systems of net equations are investigated.

Chapter 7, The Box Algebra This chapter deals exclusively with SOS-compositionality. Hardegree, Compositional Semantics, Chapter Case-Marking – Syntax 2 of 29 1. Introduction The compositional apparatus we have devised is very powerful.

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A Compositional Game Semantics for Multi-Agent Logics of Partial Information Samson Abramsky Oxford University Computing Laboratory This enables a fully compositional account of a wide range of features in a multi-agent, concurrent setting, including IF-style quantifiers.

As an illustration of the need for integrating notions of urgency into process algebra consider the interrupt-based system depicted in Figure system consists of two processes: A, which flips back and forth between two states, and B, which prompts A to report its status.

Whenever B receives a check message from the environment it instructs A of this via interrupt port i; A in turn issues. Multi-Step Regression Learning for Compositional Distributional Semantics E. Grefenstette, G. Dinuy We present a model for compositional distributional semantics related to the framework of Co-ecke et al.

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Hardegree, Compositional Semantics, Chapter Case-Marking – Semantics 3 of The basic idea is that, whereas an expression of type denotes an entity in the domain, an D expression of type. Ddenotes a.

marked-entity, which we can imagine simply to be an. entity-plus-marker. •Lambda calculus – Schema of lambda terms: vr: s read as “the function which maps every vsuch that to ” – Lambda reduction/conversion p v: qpxq 1 where 1 is like but with every free occurrence of vreplaced by x.

– Semantic types of lambda terms If vis of type ˙and is of type ˝, then v: is of type x˙;˝y. As we will see, the schema in (11) is the main driving force behind compositional interpretation. How-ever, for the purpose of linguistic semantics, we will have use no use for types like living things or numbers.

In fact, much of formal semantics revolves around two types: (i) entities, notated as e, and (ii) truth-values, notated as t. Direct Compositionality and Variable-Free Semantics: The Case of “Principle B” Drafty outline/handout of material to be presented at the Workshop on Direct Compositionality Pauline Jacobson Brown University 0.

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Distributional models of meaning are quantitative and express the semantic relation between terms but offering no immediately obvious way of modelling the contribution of sentence structure to meaning; while typically the semantics of individual words in qualitative symbolic approaches is left "mysterious.

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partial maps. In Figure 2, we demonstrate semantic composition with two semantic units, SU1 and SU2. The composed semantics is also represented as a 2-tuple. The structural composition yields the composed Abstract Data Model A =, where g1, g2 are the partial maps between concepts in AC, ASU1, and ASU2.

RC SC m. In this paper, we consider a Petri net semantics for BPEL. The semantics is complete (i.e., covers all the standard and exceptional behaviour of BPEL), and formal (i.e., feasi-ble for model checking).

With Petri nets, several elegant technologies such as the theory of work°ow nets [vdA98], a theory of controllability [Mar04, Sch04], a long. BPESO/CSCW A compositional trace semantics for Orc 2 Overview of Orc Sites: autonomous computing units that do arithmetic, printing etc Operators to combine the executions of sites e.g.

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