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Title: Autonomy software verification and validation might not be as hard as it seems
Authors: Gat, Erann
Keywords: autonomy software
spacecraft
Issue Date: Mar-2004
Publisher: Pasadena, CA : Jet Propulsion Laboratory, National Aeronautics and Space Administration, 2004.
Citation: IEEE Aerospace Conference, Big Sky, MT, March 6-13, 2004
Abstract: The verification and validation of autonomy software is widely believed to be a challenging unsolved problem. To a certain extent this is true, but in this paper I argue that the problem is not nearly as severe as seems to be widely perceived. many of the perceived hard problems in autonomy software V&V also exist for traditional software, and can be solved using many of the same methods and techniques used for traditional spacecraft software. In particular, the problem of intractably large state spaces exists for any non-trivial software system.
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/2014/38126
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