Acta Informatica

, Volume 28, Issue 6, pp 559–574 | Cite as

On the expansion of non-linear functions

  • Peter G. Harrison
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Abstract

Expansion theorems are obtained for classes of non-linear functions. From these, properties of some complex recursive functions are derived by finding equivalent non-recursive definitions, and a combinator-based formulation facilitates a simpler analysis than is typical of the applicative calculus approach.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Peter G. Harrison
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  1. 1.Department of ComputingImperial College of Science, Technology and MedicineLondonEngland

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