WorldCat Identities

Lamport, Leslie

Overview
Works: 67 works in 243 publications in 3 languages and 2,232 library holdings
Genres: Specifications 
Roles: Author
Classifications: Z253.4.L38, 686.22544
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Most widely held works about Leslie Lamport
 
Most widely held works by Leslie Lamport
LATEX : a document preparation system : user's guide and reference manual by Leslie Lamport( Book )
87 editions published between 1983 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 1,396 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
With the release of LaTex 2[subscript epsilon], the new standard version, LaTex has become even more powerful. Among its new features are an improved method for handling different styles of type, and commands for including graphics and producing colors. LaTex 2[subscript epsilon] makes available to all LaTex users valuable enhancements to the software that have been developed over the years by users in many different places to satisfy a variety of needs
Specifying systems : the TLA+ language and tools for hardware and software engineers by Leslie Lamport( Book )
13 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Das LATEX-Handbuch by Leslie Lamport( Book )
4 editions published between 1995 and 2002 in German and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The temporal logic of actions by Leslie Lamport( Book )
7 editions published between 1990 and 1991 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Should your specification language be typed? by Leslie Lamport( Book )
4 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Abstract: "Most specification languages have a type system. The languages used in some popular textbooks have half-baked type systems that are described informally and never spelled out in detail. Such type systems tend to have unexpected consequences, if not outright inconsistencies. Set theory can serve as the basis for a specification language without types. This possibility, which has been widely overlooked, offers many advantages. Set theory is simpler and more flexible than most typed formalisms. Polymorphism, overloading, and subtyping can make a type system more powerful, but at the cost of increased complexity, and such refinements can never attain the flexibility of having no types at all. Typed formalisms have advantages too, stemming from the power of mechanical type checking. While types serve little purpose in hand proofs, they do help with mechanized proofs. In the absence of verification, type checking can catch errors in specifications. It may be possible to have the best of both worlds by adding typing annotations to an untyped specification language. We consider only specification languages, not programming languages."
Fairness and hyperfairness by Leslie Lamport( Book )
4 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Proving possibility properties by Leslie Lamport( Book )
4 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Processes are in the eye of the beholder by Leslie Lamport( Book )
5 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
TLA in pictures by Leslie Lamport( Book )
2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Pretending atomicity by Leslie Lamport( Book )
7 editions published in 1989 in English and Undetermined and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
We present a theorem for deriving properties of a concurrent program by reasoning about a simpler, coarser-grained version. The theorem generalizes a result that Lipton proved for partial correctness and deadlock-freedom. Our theorem applies to all safety properties
How to write a proof by Leslie Lamport( Book )
4 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The part-time parliament by Leslie Lamport( Book )
3 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A fast mutual exclusion algorithm by Leslie Lamport( Book )
4 editions published between 1985 and 1986 in English and Undetermined and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An old-fashioned recipe for real time by Martín Abadi( Book )
2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Composing specifications by Martín Abadi( Book )
3 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
How to make a correct multiprocess program execute correctly on a multiprocessor by Leslie Lamport( Book )
3 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The existence of refinement mappings by Martín Abadi( Book )
3 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Concurrent reading and writing of clocks by Leslie Lamport( Book )
5 editions published in 1988 in English and Undetermined and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On interprocess communication by Leslie Lamport( Book )
5 editions published between 1985 and 1986 in English and Undetermined and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A theorem on atomicity in distributed algorithms by Leslie Lamport( Book )
4 editions published in 1988 in English and Undetermined and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
ランポート, レスリー
Languages
English (161)
German (4)
Spanish (2)
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