Substitutional Definition of Satisfiability in Classical Propositional Logic

  • Anton Belov
  • Zbigniew Stachniak
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Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 3569)


The syntactic framework of the so-called saturated substitutions is defined and used to obtain new characterizations of SAT as well as the classes of minimal and maximal models of formulas of classical propositional logic.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Anton Belov
    • 1
  • Zbigniew Stachniak
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Computer Science and EngineeringYork UniversityTorontoCanada

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