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 \maketitle  \maketitle
   
 PP leader: \emph{Jens Knoop and Andreas Krall}  PP leader: \emph{Jens Knoop and Andreas Krall (beide E185.1)}
   
 Associated researchers: \emph{}  Associated researchers: \emph{Anton Ertl (E185.1), Bernhard Gramlich (E185.2)}
   
   
   
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 %\emph{Informal description of the purpose of the PP (3-5 lines)}  %\emph{Informal description of the purpose of the PP (3-5 lines)}
 Every embedded system consists of software which is written in a high  Every embedded system consists of software which is written in a high
 level language, compiled to machine language and executed on a  level language, compiled to machine language and executed on a
 processor. For robust embedded systems new verified compilation,  processor. For robust embedded systems new verified analysis and
 simulation and specification methods are necessary to optimize for  compilation, simulation, and specification methods are necessary to
 performance, power, space, concurrency and reliability.  support the programmer during application development and maintenance
   and to optimize for performance, power, space, concurrency and
   reliability during compilation.
   %for short, new programming and
   %compilation techniques for robust embedded systems development and
   %deployment.
   
 \subsubsection*{State of the art and related work:}   \subsubsection*{State of the art and related work:} 
 %\emph{Briefly describe the scientific state of the art (20-30 lines)}  %\emph{Briefly describe the scientific state of the art (20-30 lines)}
   
 %Compilation Techniques for Reliability  %Compilation Techniques for Reliability
   
 Because of the exponential increase of the number of transistors and  Because of the exponential increase of the number of transistors and
 the continuing decrease of the feature sizes of current processors  the continuing decrease of the feature sizes of current processors
 soft errors mainly caused by energetic particles are becoming an  \emph{soft errors} mainly caused by energetic particles are becoming an
 important design issue for robust embedded systems. Blome et  important design issue for robust embedded systems. Blome et
 al.~\cite{Blome+06} observed that a majority of faults that affect the  al.~\cite{Blome+06} observed that a majority of faults that affect the
 architectural state of a processor come from the register file. Lee  architectural state of a processor come from the register file. Lee
 and Shrivastava and proposed different solutions to cope with this  and Shrivastava \cite{LeeShrivastava09a,LeeShrivastava09c} proposed
 problem. The first assigns variables depending on their lifetime to  different solutions to cope with this problem. The first assigns
 either the ECC protected or the unprotected part of a register file to  variables depending on their lifetime to either the ECC protected or
 balance energy consumption and reliability \cite{LeeShrivastava09a}.  the unprotected part of a register file to balance energy consumption
 The second spills registers to ECC protected memory if the register  and reliability \cite{LeeShrivastava09a}.  The second spills registers
 contents are not used for a long period \cite{LeeShrivastava09c}.  to ECC protected memory if the register contents are not used for a
 There exist complete software solutions which use different forms of  long period \cite{LeeShrivastava09c}.  There exist complete software
 code duplications \cite{Oh+02a,Reis+05}, which do failure  solutions which use different forms of code duplications
 virtualization \cite{WapplerMueller08} or which use techniques like  \cite{Oh+02a,Reis+05}, which do failure virtualization
 control flow checking \cite{Oh+02b}. A complete overview of processor  \cite{WapplerMueller08} or which use techniques like control flow
 description languages and generation of compilers and simulators from  checking \cite{Oh+02b}. A complete overview of processor description
 processors specifications gives the book of Mishra and Dutt \cite{MishraDutt08}.  languages and generation of compilers and simulators from processor
   specifications gives the book of Mishra and Dutt \cite{MishraDutt08}.
 A good survey of current instruction set simulators gives our chapter  A good survey of current instruction set simulators gives our chapter
 in the Handbook of Signal Processing systems \cite{BrHoKr09}. A famous  in the \emph{Handbook of Signal Processing systems} \cite{BrHoKr09}. A
 instruction set simulator with modelling of energy consumtion is Wattch  famous instruction set simulator with modelling of energy consumption
 \cite{BrooksTiwariMartonosi00}.  is \emph{Wattch} \cite{BrooksTiwariMartonosi00}.
   
   \paragraph{JK} 
   Methods for \emph{compiler verification} do exist
   \cite{Langmaack97a,Po-lncs124,MMO-lncs1283,Goos:99:verifix,Goos:00:ASM,1328444}. 
   Most notably are the pioneering approaches of the
   \emph{ProCoS} \cite{Langmaack96a} and the \emph{Verifix}
   \cite{Goerigk-et-al:CC96} projects, and more recently of 
   the \emph{CompCert} project \cite{CompCert,BDL-fm06,Le-popl06}. There
   is also a rich body of work on the related approaches of
   \emph{translation validation}
   \cite{PSS-tacas98,Ne-pldi00}, \emph{certifying compilation} 
   \cite{NL-pldi98,Colby-etal-pldi00,BlechPoetzsch07}, and
   \emph{proof-carrying code} \cite{Ne-popl97,AF-popl00,FNSG-tlfi07}. 
   However, an integratedly verified compiler,
   which is optimizing and ensures non-functional program properties such
   as on time and space ressources required by the compiled program is
   still missing.
   
   \emph{Worst-case execution time analysis $($WCET$)$} for real-time systems,
   which are often safety-critical, is a vibrant field of research in
   academia and industry and of fast growing economical relevance,
   especially in the avionics and automotive industry. A survey on
   state-of-the-art tools and methods for WCET analysis has recently been
   given by Wilhelm et al.~\cite{Wilhelm:TECS2008}. The outcomes of the
   WCET Tool Challenges \cite{Gus:ISoLA2006,Holsti:WCET2008}, however,
   demonstrate that all these tools have their own strengths and
   limitations. In particular, they all rely to some extent on
   user-assistance and thus a \emph{trusted information basis} guiding
   the WCET analysis \cite{Prantl:WCET2009}.
   
   
   \paragraph{AK}
 Three aspects of program and compiler correctness exist. The verifying  Three aspects of program and compiler correctness exist. The verifying
 compiler proves properties of the translated program and is a grand challenge  compiler proves properties of the translated program and is a grand challenge
 for computing research \cite{Hoare03}. A certified compiler like Verfix is  for computing research \cite{Hoare03}. A certified compiler like Verifix is
 proven once to do semantically equivalent optimizations and translations  proven once to do semantically equivalent optimizations and translations
 \cite{GlesnerGoosZimmeermann04,GoosZimmermann00}. Translation validation proves  \cite{GlesnerGoosZimmeermann04,GoosZimmermann00}. Translation validation proves
 at every compiler run that the translation is correct and was introduced by  at every compiler run that the translation is correct and was introduced by
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 generalizations like parameterized equivalence checking \cite{Kundu+09}.  generalizations like parameterized equivalence checking \cite{Kundu+09}.
     
   
   
 WCET \cite{}  
   
 \subsubsection*{Previous achievements:}   \subsubsection*{Previous achievements:} 
 %\emph{Brief description of your own contributions to the related  %\emph{Brief description of your own contributions to the related
 %scientific state-of-the art (5-10 lines)}  %scientific state-of-the art (5-10 lines)}
 Jens Knoop has a long history on work on program analysis with topics  Jens Knoop's research focuses on proven correct and optimal program
 like partial redundancy elimination or lazy code motion  analyses and optimizations \cite{Kn-lncs1428}. He is the co-inventor
 \cite{knoop:DSP:2008:1575,conf/cc/XueK06,scholz04}. Recently he  of the \emph{Lazy Code Motion}
 changed his research focus on worst case execution time analysis   \cite{KRS-pldi92,KRS-retrolcm04,XueK06}, the code-size sensitive
 \cite{SchrSchoKn09,Prantl:WLPE2008,prantl_et_al:DSP:2008:1661,  \emph{Sparse Code Motion} \cite{RKS-popl00}, and numerous other
 kirner_et_al:DSP:2008:1657,kirner_et_al:DSP:2007:1197}. He is involved  program analyses and optimizations including
 in the organization of many compiler conferences and since 2002 program  \emph{partial dead-code elimination}, \cite{KRS-pldi94}, \emph{partially redundant assignment elimination} \cite{KRS-pldi94}, and \emph{code-size sensitive 
 cochair of the yearly workshop on compiler optimization meets verification.  speculative code motion} \cite{scholz04}, many of which are now part of
   state-of-the-art compilers. Recent research focuses on compiler
   support for
   \emph{worst-case execution time analysis} for safety-critical
   real-time embedded systems
   \cite{Prantl:WCET2009,SchrSchoKn09,Prantl:WLPE2008,prantl_et_al:DSP:2008:1661,kirner_et_al:DSP:2008:1657,kirner_et_al:DSP:2007:1197}. He served on $50+$ 
   programme committees of international conferences including PLDI, CC,
   TACAS, Formal Methods, and Supercomputing. He was the General Chair of
   PLDI'02 and ETAPS'06, and is Programme Committee Co-Chair of PACT'10. He is the
   iniator and co-founder of the annual workshop series on
   \emph{Compiler Optimization meets Compiler Verification} (since 2002),
   co-organizer of 4 Dagstuhl seminars, most recently on \emph{Verifying
   Optimizing Compilation}, and a member of the European Network of
   Excellence HiPEAC.
   %, and the IFIP WG 2.4 \emph{Software Implementation Technology}.
   
 Andreas Krall does research in the area of architecture description  Andreas Krall does research in the area of architecture description
 languages and the automatic generation of highly optimizing compilers,  languages and the automatic generation of highly optimizing compilers,
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       [E182/Puschner]: Links to hard- and software models for time        [E182/Puschner]: Links to hard- and software models for time
       predictable systems, verification of timing behaviour.        predictable systems, verification of timing behaviour.
 \item PP Formal Verification for Robustness [E184/Veith]: Links to software  \item PP Formal Verification for Robustness [E184/Veith]: Links to software
       model checking and testing of code (on source code and intermediate        model-checking and testing of code (on source code and intermediate
       code levels), support for program analysis and transformation.        code levels), support for program analysis and transformation.
 \item PP Modeling \& Analysis of Robust Distributed Systems [E182/Schmid]:  \item PP Modeling \& Analysis of Robust Distributed Systems [E182/Schmid]:
       Links to functional and non-functional system requirements,        Links to functional and non-functional system requirements,
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 %\emph{List envisioned international  and national collaborations, and  %\emph{List envisioned international  and national collaborations, and
 %describe briefly the topic and nature  of such a collaboration. (5-10  %describe briefly the topic and nature  of such a collaboration. (5-10
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 Aviral Shrivastava, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ, USA  \item Sabine Glesner, TU Berlin, Berlin, Germany
   \item Aviral Shrivastava, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ, USA
 Wolf Zimmermann, Universit\"at Halle, Halle, Germany  \item Wolf Zimmermann, Martin-Luther Universit\"at Halle-Wittenberg, Halle, Germany
   \end{itemize}
   
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