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Issue No.03 - May/June (2009 vol.26)
pp: 38-53
Roberto Passerone , University of Trento
Susanne Graf , Verimag
Albert Benveniste , INRIA Rennes
Daniela Cancila , CEA LIST
Arnaud Cuccuru , CEA LIST
Francois Terrier , CEA LIST
Werner Damm , Oldenburg University
Alberto Ferrari , Parades
Alberto Sangiovanni-Vincentelli , University of California, Berkeley
<p>Editor's note:</p><p>This article provides an overview of current efforts in Europe for using metamodeling in the integrated development of critical systems such as automotive electronics. It distinguishes between lightweight versus heavyweight approaches, surveys a number of related current European projects, and gives details about the Speeds project to illustrate the role of metamodeling-driven system engineering.</p><p align="right">—Sandeep Shukla, Virginia Tech</p>
metamodeling, language design, design and test, model-based design, Speeds, European research projects, embedded systems
Roberto Passerone, Imene Ben Hafaiedh, Susanne Graf, Albert Benveniste, Daniela Cancila, Arnaud Cuccuru, Sébastien Gérard, Francois Terrier, Werner Damm, Alberto Ferrari, Leonardo Mangeruca, Bernhard Josko, Thomas Peikenkamp, Alberto Sangiovanni-Vincentelli, "Metamodels in Europe: Languages, Tools, and Applications", IEEE Design & Test of Computers, vol.26, no. 3, pp. 38-53, May/June 2009, doi:10.1109/MDT.2009.64
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