Noetherian Spaces in Verification

  • Jean Goubault-Larrecq
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 6199)


Noetherian spaces are a topological concept that generalizes well quasi-orderings. We explore applications to infinite-state verification problems, and show how this stimulated the search for infinite procedures à la Karp-Miller.


Noetherian Ring Zariski Topology Counter Machine Downward Closure Polynomial Program 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Jean Goubault-Larrecq
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  1. 1.Preuves, Programmes et Systèmes, UMR 7126, CNRS and University Paris Diderot, LSV, ENS Cachan, CNRS, INRIA 

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