Overall Objectives
Research Program
Application Domains
Highlights of the Year
New Software and Platforms
New Results
Bilateral Contracts and Grants with Industry
Partnerships and Cooperations
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Section: New Software and Platforms


Participants : Xavier Leroy [ contact ] , Sandrine Blazy [team Celtique] , Jacques-Henri Jourdan, Bernhard Schommer [AbsInt GmbH] .

The CompCert project investigates the formal verification of realistic compilers usable for critical embedded software. Such verified compilers come with a mathematical, machine-checked proof that the generated executable code behaves exactly as prescribed by the semantics of the source program. By ruling out the possibility of compiler-introduced bugs, verified compilers strengthen the guarantees that can be obtained by applying formal methods to source programs. AbsInt Angewandte Informatik GmbH sells a commercial version of CompCert with long-term maintenance.