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The complexity of promise problems

  • Alan L. Selman
  • Yacov Yacobi
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 140)

Abstract

A “promise problem” is a formulation of a partial decision problem. Complexity issues about promise problems arise from Even and Yacobi's work in public-key cryptography

Keywords

Polynomial Time Turing Machine Computer Science Department Satisfying Assignment Context Free Language 
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© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1982

Authors and Affiliations

  • Alan L. Selman
    • 1
  • Yacov Yacobi
    • 2
  1. 1.Computer Science DepartmentIowa State UniversityAmesUSA
  2. 2.Electrical Engineering DepartmentTechnionHaifaIsrael

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