Jump from Parallel to Sequential Proofs: Multiplicatives

  • Paolo Di Giamberardino
  • Claudia Faggian
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 4207)


We introduce a new class of multiplicative proof nets, J-proof nets, which are a typed version of Faggian and Maurel’s multiplicative L-nets. In J-proof nets, we can characterize nets with different degrees of sequentiality, by gradual insertion of sequentiality constraints. As a byproduct, we obtain a simple proof of the sequentialisation theorem.


Linear Logic Sequent Calculus Switching Cycle Negative Link Terminal Link 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Paolo Di Giamberardino
    • 1
  • Claudia Faggian
    • 2
  1. 1.Dip. di Filosofia, Università Roma Tre – Institut de Mathématiques de Luminy 
  2. 2.Dip. di Matematica, Università di Padova – PPS

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