Abstract Machines for Programming Language Implementation

Stephan Diehl, Pieter H. Hartel, Peter Sestoft

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    Abstract

    We present an extensive, annotated bibliography of the abstract machines designed for each of the main programming paradigms (imperative, object oriented, functional, logic and concurrent). We conclude that whilst a large number of efficient abstract machines have been designed for particular language implementations, relatively little work has been done to design abstract machines in a systematic fashion.
    Original languageUndefined
    Pages (from-to)739-751
    Number of pages13
    JournalFuture generation computer systems
    Volume2000
    Issue numbernr. 7
    DOIs
    Publication statusPublished - May 2000

    Keywords

    • Abstract machine
    • Compiler design
    • Intermediate language
    • METIS-118707
    • EWI-974
    • IR-18187
    • Programming language

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