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Palmeri M. C., De Nicola R., Massink M. Basic observables for probabilistic may testing. In: Quest2007 - Fourth International Conference on the Quantitative Evaluation of Systems (Edinburgh, Scotland, U.K, 17-19 September 2007). Proceedings, pp. 189 - 200. IEEE, 2007.
 
 
Abstract
(English)
The definition of behavioural preorders over process terms as the maximal (pre-)congruences induced by basic observables has proven to be a useful technique to define various preorders and equivalences in the non-probabilistic setting. In this paper, we consider probabilistic observables to define an observational semantics for a probabilistic process calculus. The resulting pre-congruence is proven to coincide with a probabilistic may preorder, which, in turn, corresponds to a natural probabilistic extension of the may testing preorder of De Nicola and Hennessy.
URL: http://ieeexplore.ieee.org/
DOI: 10.1109/QEST.2007.19
Subject Probabilistic Automata
Process Algebra
Probabilistic Testing Theory
D.2.4 Software/Program Verification
68Q85 Models and methods for concurrent and distributed computing (process algebras, bisimulation, transition nets, etc.)


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