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Coordinating Parallel Mobile Ambients to Solve SAT Problem in Polynomial Number of Steps

  • Bogdan Aman
  • Gabriel Ciobanu
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 7274)

Abstract

In this paper we present a version of mobile ambients, called parMA, having a weak form of replication and a parallel semantics. We investigate how parMA can solve intractable problems in a polynomial number of computational steps. We use parMA to give a semiuniform solution to a well-known strong NP-complete problem, namely to the Boolean satisfiability problem (SAT).

Keywords

Turing Machine Operational Semantic Boolean Variable Reduction Rule Computational Step 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Bogdan Aman
    • 1
    • 2
  • Gabriel Ciobanu
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.Institute of Computer ScienceRomanian AcademyIaşiRomania
  2. 2.“A.I.Cuza” UniversityIaşiRomania

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