Introduction to Automata Theory, Languages, and Computation

Author: John E. Hopcroft,Rajeev Motwani,Jeffrey D. Ullman

Publisher: Addison Wesley

ISBN: 9780201441246

Category: Mathematics

Page: 521

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It has been more than 20 years since this classic book on formal languages, automata theory, and computational complexity was first published. With this long-awaited revision, the authors continue to present the theory in a concise and straightforward manner, now with an eye out for the practical applications. They have revised this book to make it more accessible to today's students, including the addition of more material on writing proofs, more figures and pictures to convey ideas, side-boxes to highlight other interesting material, and a less formal writing style. Exercises at the end of each chapter, including some new, easier exercises, help readers confirm and enhance their understanding of the material. *NEW! Completely rewritten to be less formal, providing more accessibility to todays students. *NEW! Increased usage of figures and pictures to help convey ideas. *NEW! More detail and intuition provided for definitions and proofs. *NEW! Provides special side-boxes to present supplemental material that may be of interest to readers. *NEW! Includes more exercises, including many at a lower level. *NEW! Presents program-like notation for PDAs and Turing machines. *NEW! Increas

Language, Culture, Computation: Computing - Theory and Technology

Essays Dedicated to Yaacov Choueka on the Occasion of His 75 Birthday

Author: Nachum Dershowitz,Ephraim Nissan

Publisher: Springer

ISBN: 364245321X

Category: Computers

Page: 604

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This Festschrift volume is published in Honor of Yaacov Choueka on the occasion of this 75th birthday. The present three-volumes liber amicorum, several years in gestation, honours this outstanding Israeli computer scientist and is dedicated to him and to his scientific endeavours. Yaacov's research has had a major impact not only within the walls of academia, but also in the daily life of lay users of such technology that originated from his research. An especially amazing aspect of the temporal span of his scholarly work is that half a century after his influential research from the early 1960s, a project in which he is currently involved is proving to be a sensation, as will become apparent from what follows. Yaacov Choueka began his research career in the theory of computer science, dealing with basic questions regarding the relation between mathematical logic and automata theory. From formal languages, Yaacov moved to natural languages. He was a founder of natural-language processing in Israel, developing numerous tools for Hebrew. He is best known for his primary role, together with Aviezri Fraenkel, in the development of the Responsa Project, one of the earliest fulltext retrieval systems in the world. More recently, he has headed the Friedberg Genizah Project, which is bringing the treasures of the Cairo Genizah into the Digital Age. This first part of the three-volume set covers a range of topics in computer science. The papers are grouped in topical sections on: the jubilaris: Yaacov and his oeuvre; theory of computation; science computing and tools for engineering; information retrieval.

Language and Automata Theory and Applications

9th International Conference, LATA 2015, Nice, France, March 2-6, 2015, Proceedings

Author: Adrian-Horia Dediu,Enrico Formenti,Carlos Martín-Vide,Bianca Truthe

Publisher: Springer

ISBN: 3319155792

Category: Computers

Page: 754

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This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the 9th International Conference on Language and Automata Theory and Applications, LATA 2015, held in Nice, France in March 2015. The 53 revised full papers presented together with 5 invited talks were carefully reviewed and selected from 115 submissions. The papers cover the following topics: algebraic language theory; algorithms for semi-structured data mining, algorithms on automata and words; automata and logic; automata for system analysis and program verification; automata networks, concurrency and Petri nets; automatic structures; cellular automata, codes, combinatorics on words; computational complexity; data and image compression; descriptional complexity; digital libraries and document engineering; foundations of finite state technology; foundations of XML; fuzzy and rough languages; grammatical inference and algorithmic learning; graphs and graph transformation; language varieties and semigroups; parallel and regulated rewriting; parsing; patterns; string and combinatorial issues in computational biology and bioinformatics; string processing algorithms; symbolic dynamics; term rewriting; transducers; trees, tree languages and tree automata; weighted automata.

Mathematical Foundations of Computer Science 2014

39th International Symposium, MFCS 2014, Budapest, Hungary, August 26-29, 2014. Proceedings

Author: Ersébet Csuhaj-Varjú,Martin Dietzfelbinger,Zoltán Ésik

Publisher: Springer

ISBN: 3662445220

Category: Computers

Page: 561

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This two volume set LNCS 8634 and LNCS 8635 constitutes the refereed conference proceedings of the 39th International Symposium on Mathematical Foundations of Computer Science, MFCS 2014, held in Budapest, Hungary, in August 2014. The 95 revised full papers presented together with 6 invited talks were carefully selected from 270 submissions. The focus of the conference was on following topics: Logic, Semantics, Automata, Theory of Programming, Algorithms, Complexity, Parallel and Distributed Computing, Quantum Computing, Automata, Grammars and Formal Languages, Combinatorics on Words, Trees and Games.

Logic, Computation, Hierarchies

Author: Vasco Brattka,Hannes Diener,Dieter Spreen

Publisher: Walter de Gruyter GmbH & Co KG

ISBN: 1614519404

Category: Philosophy

Page: 424

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Published in honor of Victor L. Selivanov, the 17 articles collected in this volume inform on the latest developments in computability theory and its applications in computable analysis; descriptive set theory and topology; and the theory of omega-languages; as well as non-classical logics, such as temporal logic and paraconsistent logic. This volume will be of interest to mathematicians and logicians, as well as theoretical computer scientists.

Automatentheorie und Logik

Author: Martin Hofmann,Martin Lange

Publisher: Springer-Verlag

ISBN: 3642180906

Category: Mathematics

Page: 238

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Das Buch beschäftigt sich mit der Theorie endlicher Automaten und den klassischen Resultaten wie den Sätzen von Richard Büchi und Michael Rabin. Die vier Teile des Buchs sind den unterschiedlichen Strukturen gewidmet: endliche Wörter, Bäume, endliche und unendliche Bäume. Jeder Teil endet mit Übungsaufgaben zum behandelten Stoff sowie Hinweisen auf weiterführende Literatur. Soweit Vorkenntnisse zur Theorie formaler Sprachen vorhanden sind, kann das Buch ohne weitere Hilfsmittel durchgearbeitet werden.

Introduction to Formal Language Theory

Author: Michael A. Harrison

Publisher: Addison Wesley Publishing Company

ISBN: N.A

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 594

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Formal language theory was fist developed in the mid 1950's in an attempt to develop theories of natural language acquisition. It was soon realized that this theory (particularly the context-free portion) was quite relevant to the artificial languages that had originated in computer science. Since those days, the theory of formal languages has been developed extensively, and has several discernible trends, which include applications to the syntactic analysis of programming languages, program schemes, models of biological systems, and relationships with natural languages.

Automatic Sequences

Author: Friedrich von Haeseler

Publisher: Walter de Gruyter

ISBN: 3110156296

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 191

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Automatic sequences are sequences which are produced by a finite automaton. Although they are not random, they may look as being random. This text deals with different aspects of automatic sequences including a general introduction and the algebraic approach to automatic sequences.

Automata, Languages and Programming

18th International Colloquium, Madrid, Spain, July 8-12, 1991. Proceedings

Author: Javier Leach Albert,Burkhard Monien,Mario Rodriguez Artalejo

Publisher: Springer

ISBN: 9783540542339

Category: Computers

Page: 768

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This volume contains the proceedings of ICALP '91, the 18th annual summer conference sponsored by the European Association for Theoretical Computer Science (EATCS). ICALP stands for International Colloquium on Automata, Languages, and Programming, and this conference series covers all important areas of theoretical computer science, such as: computability, automata, formal languages, data types and structures, theory of databases and knowledge bases, semantics of programming languages, program specification, transformation and verification, foundations of logic and functional programming, theory of logical design and layout, parallel and distributed computation, theory of concurrency, symbolic and algebraic computation, term rewriting systems, computational geometry, cryptography, and theory of robotics.

Collegium Logicum

Annals of the Kurt-Gödel Society

Author: Arnold Beckmann,European Summer School in Logic, Language and Information (15, 2003, Wien)

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: Automatic theorem proving

Page: N.A

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Computer Science Logic

7th Workshop, CSL '93, Swansea, United Kingdom, September 13 - 17, 1993. Selected Papers

Author: Egon Börger,Yuri Gurevich,Karl Meinke

Publisher: Springer

ISBN: 9783540582779

Category: Computers

Page: 336

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This volume contains the final versions of a collection of papers presented at the Annual Conference of the European Association for Computer Science Logic, CSL '93, held at Swansea, UK in September 1993. The 21 full papers included were selected from a total of 62 submissions and essentially contribute to the whole area of computer science logic research. They are devoted to such topics as set constraints, lambda calculi, process algebras, program semantics, intuitionistic logics, fixed-point logics, the equivalence problem, Horn clauses, quantifiers, and proof tranformations.

Latin '92

1st Latin American Symposium on Theoretical Informatics, São Paulo, Brazil, April 6-10, 1992 : Proceedings

Author: Imre Simon

Publisher: Springer

ISBN: N.A

Category: Computers

Page: 544

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Algorithms

ESA ..., Proceedings

Author: N.A

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: Computer algorithms

Page: N.A

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Theory of Computation

Formal Languages, Automata, and Complexity

Author: J. Glenn Brookshear

Publisher: Pearson College Division

ISBN: 9780805301434

Category: Computers

Page: 322

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Preliminaries; Finite automata and regular languages; Pushdown automata and context-free languages; Turing machines and phrase-structure languages; Computability; Complexity; Appendices.

Report CS-R

Author: Centrum voor Wiskunde en Informatica (Amsterdam, Netherlands) Dept. of Computer Science

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: Computers

Page: N.A

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Implementation and Application of Automata

7th International Conference, CIAA 2002, Tours, France, July 3-5, 2002, Revised Papers

Author: Jean-Marc Champarnaud,Denis Maurel

Publisher: Springer

ISBN: N.A

Category: Machine theory

Page: 307

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The refereed post-proceedings of the 7th International Conference on Implementation and Application of Automata, CIAA 2002, held in Tours, France, in July 2002. The 28 revised full papers presented together with an invited paper and 4 short papers were carefully selected during two rounds of reviewing and revision. The topics addressed range from theoretical and methodological issues to automata applications in software engineering, natural language processing, speech recognition, and image processing, to new representations and algorithms for efficient implementation of automata and related structures.