Accession Number:

ADA009504

Title:

Automatic Computer Program Generation for Automatic Testing Systems (ATS).

Descriptive Note:

Final rept.,

Corporate Author:

MOORE SCHOOL OF ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING PHILADELPHIA PA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1975-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

113.0

Abstract:

This is a report of an investigation of automatic computer program generation for Automatic Test Equipment. The feasibility of replacing human programmers by an automatic process is demonstrated through description and design of a language and a processor for this purpose. The system is referred to as NOPAL, an acronym for Nonprocedural Operational Performance Analysis Language. The report consists of five sections Introduction, Major Sections of the Test Specification Language, Test Module Specification Language, Automatic Sequencing of Tests, and Conclusions and Recommendations.

Subject Categories:

  • Computer Programming and Software
  • Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE