Muscadet 2.3: A Knowledge-Based Theorem Prover Based on Natural Deduction

  • Dominique Pastre
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 2083)

Abstract

The Muscadet theorem prover is a knowledge-based system. It is based on natural deduction, following the terminology of Bledsoe ([1], [2]), and uses methods which resemble those used by humans. It is composed of an inference engine, which interprets and executes rules, and of one or several bases of facts, which are the internal representations of “theorems to be proved”.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Dominique Pastre
    • 1
  1. 1.Crip5Université René DescartesFrance

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