Complexity of Deep Inference via Atomic Flows

  • Anupam Das
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 7318)


We consider the fragment of deep inference free of compression mechanisms and compare its proof complexity to other systems, utilising ‘atomic flows’ to examine size of proofs. Results include a simulation of Resolution and dag-like cut-free Gentzen, as well as a separation from bounded-depth Frege.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Anupam Das
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  1. 1.Department of Computer ScienceUniversity of BathClaverton DownUnited Kingdom

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