Unifiability and Admissibility in Finite Algebras

  • George Metcalfe
  • Christoph Röthlisberger
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 7318)


Unifiability of finite sets of equations and admissibility of quasiequations in finite algebras are decidable problems, but a naive approach is computationally unfeasible even for small algebras. Algorithms are given here for obtaining more efficient proof systems deciding these problems, and some applications of the algorithms are described.


Proof System Homomorphic Image Free Algebra Zero Generator Finite Algebra 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • George Metcalfe
    • 1
  • Christoph Röthlisberger
    • 1
  1. 1.Mathematics InstituteUniversity of BernBernSwitzerland

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