Archive for Mathematical Logic

, Volume 54, Issue 1–2, pp 1–33 | Cite as

Partially definable forcing and bounded arithmetic

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Abstract

We describe a method of forcing against weak theories of arithmetic and its applications in propositional proof complexity.

Keywords

Bounded arithmetic Forcing Proof complexity 

Mathematics Subject Classification

03H15 03C25 03E40 03F20 03B70 

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Departament de Llenguatges i Sistemes Informàtics (LSI)Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya (UPC)BarcelonaSpain
  2. 2.Kurt Gödel Research Center (KGRC)Universität WienViennaAustria

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