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Sharpening the Undecidability of Interval Temporal Logic

  • Kamal Lodaya
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 1961)

Abstract

Interval temporal logics (ITLs) were introduced in the philosophy of time (see [Ben95] for a survey) but have proved useful in artificial intelligence and computer science [All83, HMM83, HS91, ZHR91]. They provide a rich specification language for systems working with dense time (for example, [RRM93]). By now, there is a whole menagerie of ITLs. In this paper, we work with the simplest (propositional) ITLs and discuss their decidability.

Keywords

Modal Logic Turing Machine Dense Time Tense Logic Propositional Modal Logic 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Kamal Lodaya
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  1. 1.Institute of Mathematical SciencesC.I.T. Campus, TaramaniChennaiIndia

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