Demonstrates how category theory can be used for formal software development.
The mathematical toolbox for the Software Engineering in the new age of complex interactive systems.
|Publisher:||Springer Berlin Heidelberg|
|Edition description:||Softcover reprint of hardcover 1st ed. 2005|
|Product dimensions:||6.10(w) x 9.25(h) x 0.36(d)|
About the Author
Professor at the University of Leicester; Visiting Scientist at Imperial College, King’s College London, SRI International and the University of Pisa; Chairman of the IFIP WG1.3 – Foundations of System Specification; Chairman of the Steering Committee of the European Joint Conferences on Theory and Practice of Software; Winner of an IBM Award in 1996 for his work on Emergence in Complex Software Systems
Table of ContentsBasics.- Introducing Categories.- Building Categories.- Universal Constructions.- Functors.- Advanced Topics.- Functor-Based Constructions.- Adjunctions.- Applications.- CommUnity.- Architectural Description.- An Algebra of Connectors.