## CISC/CMPE422, CISC835: Formal Methods in Software Engineering (Fall 2018)
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- Introduction, motivation and overview
- Background
- Languages: Propositional and first-order logic
- Analysis techniques: theorem proving
- Tools: Jape

- Formal specifications and their analysis
- Introduction to object modeling
- Languages: Class diagrams, first-order logic with relational calculus
- Analysis techniques: constraint solving
- Tools: Alloy Constraint Checker

- Introduction to object modeling
- Finite state machines and their analysis
- Languages: Finite state machines, temporal logic (Computation Tree Logic)
- Analysis techniques: state space exploration (i.e., CTL model checking)
- Tools: nuSMV