The resolution program, able to decide some solvable classes

  • Tanel Tammet
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Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 417)


In the first part of the paper we describe our theorem-prover implementing a certain modification of the resolution strategy of N.Zamov. Zamov's strategy decides a number of solvable classes, including Maslov's Class K (this class contains most well-known decidable classes like Gödel's Class, Skolem's Class, Monadic Class). We describe several experiments performed with the theorem-prover.

The second part of a paper consists of a proof that a presented modoification of Zamov's strategy decides a wide class of formulas with functional symbols, called E+.

The work described here has been guided by G.Mints. We would also like to thank N.Zamov for helpful discussions.


Function Symbol Resolution Method Resolution Strategy Ground Term Substitution Rule 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Tanel Tammet
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  1. 1.Institute of CyberneticsEstonian Academy of SciencesTallinnEstonia

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