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Title: NNV2.0: The neural network verification tool
This manuscript presents the updated version of the Neural Network Verification (NNV) tool. NNV is a formal verification software tool for deep learning models and cyber-physical systems with neural network components. NNV was first introduced as a verification framework for feedforward and convolutional neural networks, as well as for neural network control systems. Since then, numerous works have made significant improvements in the verification of new deep learning models, as well as tackling some of the scalability issues that may arise when verifying complex models. In this new version of NNV, we introduce verification support for multiple deep learning models, including neural ordinary differential equations, semantic segmentation networks and recurrent neural networks, as well as a collection of reachability methods that aim to reduce the computation cost of reachability analysis of complex neural networks. We have also added direct support for standard input verification formats in the community such as VNNLIB (verification properties), and ONNX (neural networks) formats. We present a collection of experiments in which NNV verifies safety and robustness properties of feedforward, convolutional, semantic segmentation and recurrent neural networks, as well as neural ordinary differential equations and neural network control systems. Furthermore, we demonstrate the capabilities of NNV against a commercially available product in a collection of benchmarks from control systems, semantic segmentation, image classification, and time-series data.  more » « less
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The 35th International Conference on Computer-Aided Verification
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