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Hume: a Bounded Time Concurrent Language

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This paper gives a formal description of Hume, a novel functionally-based concurrent language that aims to target space- and time-critical systems. The language supports rigorous cost and space analyses, whilst providing a high level of abstraction including polymorphic type inference, automatic memory management, and higher-order functions. It is designed around a formal dynamic semantics, integrated with a simple static time analysis.

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Original languageEnglish
Pages407-411
StatePublished - 1 Dec 2000

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