JUCS - Journal of Universal Computer Science 7(8): 631-640, doi: 10.3217/jucs-007-08-0631
The Transition from VDL to VDM
expand article infoCliff B. Jones
‡ Newcastle University, Newcastle
Open Access
This paper describes (one person's view of) how the Vienna Development Method grew out of the earlier work on the Vienna Definition Language. Both of these activities were undertaken at the IBM Laboratory Vienna during the 1960s and 70s.
formal methods, language definition, VDL, VDM, operational semantics, denotational semantics