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Design Languages for Embedded Systems

Edwards, Stephen A.

Embedded systems are application-specific computers that interact with the physical world. Each has a diverse set of tasks to perform, and although a very flexible language might be able to handle all of them, instead a variety of problem-domain-specific languages have evolved that are easier to write, analyze, and compile. This paper surveys some of the more important languages, introducing their central ideas quickly without going into detail. A small example of each is included.

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Academic Units
Computer Science
Publisher
Department of Computer Science, Columbia University
Series
Columbia University Computer Science Technical Reports, CUCS-009-03
Published Here
April 26, 2011
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