SS 2016: Modellierung nebenläufiger Systeme

Lecturer and Tutor:
Harsh Beohar (E-Mail)

Technical Content

The following topics are expected to be covered during this course:

  • Transitions system
  • Behavioural equivalences: Trace equivalence, Failure equivalence, Bisimulation equivalence
  • Closure properties of bisimulation relations and Hennessy-Milner Logic
  • Process algebra - TCP, (CCS and CSP)
  • Probabilistic process algebra
  • Timed automata
  • Graph transformation systems


Diese Vorlesung kann von Studierenden verschiedener Studiengänge gehört werden. Insbesondere handelt es sich dabei um:

  • Studierende im Duisburger Master-Studiengang "Angewandte Informatik (Ingenieur- und Medieninformatik)"

  • Studierende im Master-Studiengang "International Studies in Engineering" (Computer Engineering)

  • Studierende mit Nebenfach Informatik


  • J.C.M. Baeten, T. Basten, M.A. Reniers: Process Algebra: Equational Theories of Communicating Processes. Cambridge University Press, 2010.
  • Luca Aceto, Anna Ingolfsdottir, Kim G. Larsen, Jiri Srba: Reactive Systems: Modelling, Specification and Verification. Cambridge University Press, 2007.
  • Grzegorz Rozenberg: Handbook of Graph Grammars and Computing by Graph Transformation, Vol.1: Foundations, World Scientific, 1997.
  • R. Milner: Communication and Concurrency. Prentice Hall, 1989.
  • C.A.R. Hoare: Communicating sequential processes. 2004.

Electronic Literature:


The following tool demo will be given in the lecture (not part of the syllabus):



  • Mo, 10:15–11:45, LE 120
  • Do, 12:15-13:45, LE 120


  • Thursday, 21/04, 12:00-14:00, in Room LE 120.
  • Monday, 09/05, 10:00-12:00, in Room LE 120.
  • Monday, 30/05, 10:00-12:00, in Room LE 120.
  • Monday, 13/06, 10:00-12:00, in Room LE 120.
  • Thursday, 30/06, 10:00-12:00, in Room LE 120.
  • Monday, 18/07,  10:00-12:00, in Room LE 120.


The oral examinations in the summer semester will be held on 9th and 10th August, 2016. Please enroll yourself at the Secretariat in the room LF 227.


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