Bayesian, model checing, heuristics
This paper presents a formal verification algorithm for finding errors in models of complex concurrent systems. The algorithm improves explicit guided model checking by applying the Empirical Bayes method to revise heuristic estimates of the distance from a given state to an error state. Guided search using the revised estimates finds errors with less search effort than the original estimates.
Original Publication Citation
Kevin Seppi, Michael Jones, and Peter Lamborn. "Guided Model Checking with a Bayesian Meta-heuristic." In Fundamenta Informaticae, 7(1-2), 26, pp. 111-126.
BYU ScholarsArchive Citation
Jones, Michael D.; Lamborn, Peter; and Seppi, Kevin, "Guided Model Checking with a Bayesian Meta-heuristic" (2004). All Faculty Publications. 1035.
Physical and Mathematical Sciences
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