Issue No. 04 - July (1980 vol. 6)
A.C. Davies , Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, The City University
A recently proposed analogy between discrete systems and flowcharts is discussed. It is pointed out that the analog of Kirchhoff's voltage law does not apply to flowcharts, and that the analogy is likely to be of limited value as an aid to program analysis.
program execution time, Electrical networks, flowcharts, program analysis
A. Davies, "The Analogy Between Electrical Networks and Flowcharts," in IEEE Transactions on Software Engineering, vol. 6, no. , pp. 391-394, 1980.