System Description: MathWeb, an Agent-Based Communication Layer for Distributed Automated Theorem Proving

  • Andreas Franke
  • Michael Kohlhase
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 1632)


Real-world applications of theorem proving require open and modern software environments that enable modularization, distribution, inter-operability, networking, and coordination. This system description presents the MathWeb1 approach for distributed automated theorem proving that connects a wide-range of mathematical services by a common, mathematical software bus. The MathWeb system provides the functionality to turn existing theorem proving systems and tools into mathematical services that are homogeneously integrated into a networked proof development environment. The environment thus gains the services from these particular modules, but each module in turn gains from using the features of other, plugged-in components.


Theorem Prove Automate Reasoning Open Math Automate Theorem Prove Common Object Request Broker Architecture 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Andreas Franke
    • 1
  • Michael Kohlhase
    • 1
  1. 1.FB InformatikUniversität des SaarlandesGermany

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