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Algebraic Approach To Compiler Design, An

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Algebraic Approach To Compiler Design, An by Augusto Sampaio
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This work investigates the design of compilers for procedural languages, based on the algebraic laws which these languages satisfy. The particular strategy adopted is to reduce an arbitrary source program to a general "normal form", capable of representing an arbitrary target machine. This is acheived by a series of normal form reduction theorems which are proved algebraically from the more basic laws. The normal form and the related reduction theorems can then be instantiated to design compilers for distinct target machines. This constitutes the main novelty of the author's approach to compilation, together with the fact that the entire process is formalized within a single and uniform semantic framework of a procedural language and its algebraic laws. Furthermore, by mechanizing the approach using the OBJ3 term rewriting system it is shown that a prototype compiler is developed as a byproduct of its own proof of correctness.
Release date Australia
February 28th, 1996
Country of Publication
Singapore
Imprint
World Scientific Publishing Co Pte Ltd
Pages
204
Dimensions
157x220x18
ISBN-13
9789810223915
Product ID
3244783

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