Process Algebras

Concurrency can have a very elegant algebraic representation with process algebras that describe a system by a number of communicating concurrent processes. Examples include CSP, CCS, and LOTOS.

In CSP, for example, a system is described as a collection of communicating processes running concurrently and synchronizing on events. CSP was the foundation of the Transputer machines, modeled against that specific language! In CSP, the parallel composition operator is denoted by / /and as many sequential processes as needed can be run in parallel, with a possible hierarchical organization. Processes communicate using emit and receive statements, which help synchronize them.

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