About FSA

Research We investigate and develop theories, techniques and tools for modelling and analysing the behaviours of (concurrent) systems. Research focusses on process algebra, semantics, model checking, logics and satisfiability solving. Application areas include protocols, hardware designs, industrial control systems. Tools developed by the group include mCRL2 and MaDL. Read More…

Education We offer courses in Logic, Formal Methods, Model Checking and Automated Reasoning. We are always looking for enthusiastic people who are interested in a research project or thesis in our Master programme. Read More…


Jeroen Keiren joins FSA

We’re very pleased to welcome Jeroen Keiren, who started as an assistant professor in our group on 1 February! Before joining FSA, he worked as an assistant professor at the Open University and Delft University …continue reading

Posted in People | Comments Off on Jeroen Keiren joins FSA

Tool paper on mCRL2 accepted at TACAS2019

The paper “The mCRL2 Toolset for Analysing Concurrent Systems: Improvements in Expressivity and Usability” by Olav Bunte, Jan Friso Groote, Jeroen Keiren, Maurice Laveaux, Thomas Neele, Erik de Vink, Wieger Wesselink, Anton Wijs and Tim …continue reading

Posted in Research | Comments Off on Tool paper on mCRL2 accepted at TACAS2019

Paper on ABAC policies accepted in Springer’s Cybersecurity

The paper “A Framework for the Extended Evaluation of ABAC Policies” by Morisset, Willemse and Zannone has been accepted for publication in Springer’s Cybersecurity journal.

Posted in Research | Comments Off on Paper on ABAC policies accepted in Springer’s Cybersecurity

Paper on hypertorus grids accepted

The paper “Verification of Hypertorus Communication Grids by Infinite Petri Nets and Process Algebra” by Zaitsev, Shmeleva and Groote has been accepted for the IEEE/CAA journal of Automatica Sinica.

Posted in Research | Comments Off on Paper on hypertorus grids accepted

Two papers accepted at FSEN 2019

The papers “Verifying System-Wide Properties of Industrial Component-Based Software” by Neele, Rol and Groote and “Active Learning of Industrial software with data” by Sanchez, Groote and Schiffelers have both been accepted at FSEN 2019, Teheran, …continue reading

Posted in Research | Comments Off on Two papers accepted at FSEN 2019

More news…