By Jose Julio Alferes, Luis Moniz Pereira
As the 1st monograph within the box, this state of the art survey presents a rigorous presentation of good judgment courses as representational and reasoning tools.
The authors used this publication effectively as a textual content for a MSc path. using common sense programming for varied forms of reasoning, really for nonmonotonic reasoning, is punctiliously investigated and illustrated and a number of wisdom illustration formalisms, like default negation, integrity constraints, default principles, etc., are handled extensive. in addition to the most textual content, certain introductory historical past and motivational details is incorporated including a bibliography directory 215 entries in addition to the directory of the Prolog interpreter utilized in the textual content for working quite a few examples.
By Zoltán Horváth
This quantity offers 8 conscientiously revised texts of chosen lectures given via best researchers of the sector on the first imperative eu practical Programming college, CEFP 2005, held in Budapest, Hungary, in July 2005.
The eight revised complete papers provided have been rigorously chosen in the course of rounds of reviewing and development for inclusion within the booklet. The lectures conceal quite a lot of subject matters comparable to new programming language ideas for subtyping, disbursed computing, source bounded computations, refactoring, verification, trying out, wide-spread programming of internet functions, the essence of dataflow programming, styles, in addition to business purposes in Erlang.
By Michel Parigot, Andrei Voronkov
This ebook constitutes the refereed complaints of the seventh overseas convention on good judgment for Programming and automatic Reasoning, LPAR 2000, held in Reunion Island, France in November 2000. The 26 revised complete papers awarded including 4 invited contributions have been rigorously reviewed and chosen from sixty five submissions. The papers are geared up in topical sections on nonmonotonic reasoning, descriptive complexity, specification and automated proof-assistants, theorem proving, verification, common sense programming and constraint good judgment programming, nonclassical logics and the lambda calculus, good judgment and databases, software research, mu-calculus, making plans and reasoning approximately activities.
By César Pérez López (auth.)
MATLAB is a high-level language and atmosphere for numerical computation, visualization, and programming. utilizing MATLAB, you could research facts, improve algorithms, and create versions and purposes. The language, instruments, and integrated math capabilities show you how to discover a number of methods and achieve an answer swifter than with spreadsheets or conventional programming languages, similar to C/C++ or Java.
MATLAB Differential and necessary Calculus introduces you to the MATLAB language with useful hands-on directions and effects, permitting you to quick in achieving your ambitions. as well as giving a quick creation to the MATLAB atmosphere and MATLAB programming, this booklet presents all of the fabric had to paintings very easily in differential and necessary calculus in a single and a number of other variables. between different center subject matters of calculus, you'll use MATLAB to enquire convergence, locate limits of sequences and sequence and, for the aim of exploring continuity, limits of capabilities. different types of neighborhood approximations of services are brought, together with Taylor and Laurent sequence. Symbolic and numerical concepts of differentiation and integration are lined with various examples, together with functions to discovering maxima and minima, parts, arc lengths, floor components and volumes. additionally, you will see how MATLAB can be utilized to resolve difficulties in vector calculus and the way to unravel differential and distinction equations.
By Kenneth C. Louden
Compiler development: rules and perform incorporates a accomplished, hands-on case examine undertaking for developing a precise, operating compiler. this situation learn comprises a comparatively easy programming language that would divulge readers to the elemental options used (and power pitfalls) in developing higher compilers. Kenneth Louden and his colleagues at San Jose country college have effectively class-tested this procedure. execs becoming a member of or starting a compiler venture will locate Compiler building precious, because it presents the elemental conception, worthwhile instruments, and sensible adventure to layout and software an actual compiler.
By Walter Cazzola, Robert J. Stroud, Francesco Tisato
This ebook offers the state-of-the-art of analysis and improvement of computational mirrored image within the context of software program engineering. mirrored image has attracted massive recognition lately in software program engineering, rather from object-oriented researchers and execs. The homes of transparency, separation of matters, and extensibility supported by means of mirrored image have principally been permitted as worthy in software program improvement and layout; reflective beneficial properties were integrated in winning software program improvement applied sciences resembling the Java language. The e-book deals revised models of papers awarded first at a workshop held in the course of OOPSLA'99 including specially solicited contributions. The papers are prepared in topical sections on reflective and software program engineering foundations, reflective software program adaptability and evolution, reflective middleware, engineering Java-based reflective languages, and dynamic reconfiguration via mirrored image.
By Wolfgang Riggert
Leistungsfähige, leading edge IT-Systeme sind heute für Unternehmen unverzichtbarer Ausdruck ihrer Wettbewerbsfähigkeit. Dem Umgang mit Dokumenten kommt in diesem Kontext zentrale Bedeutung zu. Neuartige Konzepte und Technologien ermöglichen ein hohes Rationalisierungspotenzial.
ECM ist ein neues Schlagwort rund um Dokumente. was once verbirgt sich hinter diesem Kürzel? Dieses Buch beleuchtet Idee, Grundlagen und Umsetzung. Ein Werk zum Orientieren, Lernen und Nachschlagen für Studenten und Praktiker gleichermaßen.
By David S. Rosenblum, Gabriele Taentzer
This publication constitutes the refereed complaints of the thirteenth foreign convention on primary ways to software program Engineering, FASE 2010, held in Paphos, Cyprus, in March 2010, as a part of ETAPS 2010, the ecu Joint meetings on thought and perform of software program. The 25 papers offered have been conscientiously reviewed and chosen from 103 submissions. the amount additionally includes one invited speak. the subjects coated are version transformation, software program evolution, graph transformation, modeling techniques, verification, application research, checking out and debugging, and function modeling and research
By Barry Jay
Over time, uncomplicated examine has a tendency to guide to specialization – more and more slender t- ics are addressed by way of more and more focussed groups, publishing in more and more con ned workshops and meetings, discussing more and more incremental contri- tions. Already the group of programming languages is divided into quite a few s- groups addressing assorted facets and paradigms (functional, vital, relational, and object-oriented). just a couple of humans be capable to retain a broader view, or even fewer step again to be able to achieve an figuring out concerning the simple rules, their interrelation, and their influence in a bigger context. The trend calculus is the results of a profound re-evaluation of a 50-year - velopment. It makes an attempt to supply a unifying technique, bridging the gaps among diverse programming kinds and paradigms in keeping with a brand new slogan – compu- tion is development matching. it's the contribution of this e-book to systematically and assuredly current and assessment the facility of trend matching because the guiding paradigm of programming. styles are dynamically generated, stumbled on, handed, utilized, and instantly tailored, in keeping with development matching and rewriting know-how, which permits one to elegantly relate issues as disparate as services and knowledge buildings. after all, development matching isn't new. It underlies time period rewriting – it's, for instance, inc- porated in, more often than not practical, programming languages, like general ML – however it hasn't ever been pursued because the foundation of a unifying framework for programming.
By Pierre M. Nugues
The parts of traditional language processing and computational linguistics have endured to develop lately, pushed by means of the call for to instantly method textual content and spoken info. With the processing energy and methods now on hand, examine is scaling up from lab prototypes to real-world, confirmed applications.This e-book teaches the rules of average language processing, first overlaying linguistics matters resembling encoding, entropy, and annotation schemes; defining phrases, tokens and elements of speech; and morphology. It then information the language-processing features concerned, together with part-of-speech tagging utilizing ideas and stochastic ideas; utilizing Prolog to jot down phase-structure grammars; parsing concepts and syntactic formalisms; semantics, predicate good judgment and lexical semantics; and research of discourse, and functions in conversation structures. the major characteristic of the e-book is the author's hands-on method all through, with broad workouts, pattern code in Prolog and Perl, and a close advent to Prolog. The reader is supported with a better half web site that includes instructing slides, courses, and extra material.The publication is acceptable for researchers and scholars of traditional language processing and computational linguistics.