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This publication constitutes the lawsuits of the 3rd overseas convention on summary nation Machines, B, VDM, and Z, which happened in Pisa, Italy, in June 2012. The 20 complete papers awarded including 2 invited talks and thirteen brief papers have been rigorously reviewed and chosen from fifty nine submissions. The ABZ convention sequence is devoted to the cross-fertilization of 5 similar state-based and machine-based formal tools: summary country Machines (ASM), Alloy, B, VDM, and Z. They proportion a typical conceptual starting place and are favourite in either academia and for the layout and research of and software program structures. the most objective of this convention sequence is to give a contribution to the combination of those formal tools, clarifying their commonalities and transformations to higher know how to mix diverse methods for reaching some of the projects in modeling, experimental validation and mathematical verification of trustworthy top of the range hardware/software systems.

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Sections 5 and 6 consider control structures and concurrency in the integrated style. The semantics used in Sections 2–6 is a small-step operational semantics. Section 7 compares the approaches for the big-step semantics and Section 8 introduces and compares multi-step semantics. , for call-by-reference parameters to procedures); aliasing is treated in Section 9. 2 Expressions The following naming conventions are used: variables are denoted by x, y, z; constants by κ; expressions by e; states by σ; and labels by .

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