Visual languages and software specifications

Stephen S. Yau, Xiaoping Jia

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

3 Scopus citations


The important issues and major features of visual languages are summarized, and their impact on software engineering, especially software specification techniques, are discussed. The potential of using visual languages for software specifications to improve software reliability, modifiability, reusability, and understandability is also considered.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationInt Conf on Comput Lang 1988 Proc
PublisherPubl by IEEE
Number of pages7
ISBN (Print)0818608749
StatePublished - Dec 1 1988
Externally publishedYes

Publication series

NameInt Conf on Comput Lang 1988 Proc

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Engineering(all)


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