Executing in Common Lisp, Proving in ACL2

  • Mirian Andrés
  • Laureano Lambán
  • Julio Rubio
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Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 4573)


In this paper, an approach to integrate an already-written Common Lisp program for algebraic manipulation with ACL2 proofs of properties of that program is presented. We report on a particular property called “cancellation theorem”, which has been proved in ACL2, and could be applied to several problems in the field of Computational Algebraic Topology.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Mirian Andrés
    • 1
  • Laureano Lambán
    • 1
  • Julio Rubio
    • 1
  1. 1.Departamento de Matemáticas y Computación, Universidad de La Rioja, Edificio Vives. Calle Luis de Ulloa s/n, E-26004 LogroñoSpain

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