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Bounded Queries in Computability Theory (Progress in Computer Science and Applied Logic (PCS))

by William Gasarch

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Published by Birkhäuser Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Applications of Computing,
  • Applied mathematics,
  • Combinatorics & graph theory,
  • Theory Of Computing,
  • General,
  • Computer Logic,
  • Computers,
  • Mathematics,
  • Science/Mathematics,
  • Recursion theory,
  • Logic,
  • Computer Science,
  • Discrete Mathematics,
  • Computability Theory,
  • Computers / Computer Science,
  • Computational complexity

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages353
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8074602M
    ISBN 100817639667
    ISBN 109780817639662

    For the concept of computability, see Computability. Computability theory, also called recursion theory, is a branch of mathematical logic that originated in the s with the study of computable functions and Turing degrees. The field has grown. In the setting of ordinary computability theory, where computation is performed on finite objects (e.g., numbers, strings, or combinatorial objects such as graphs) there is a well-accepted notion of computational feasibility, namely polynomial-time computability.

    Formally, the orthodox rational agent's “Olympian” choices, as Simon has called orthodox rational choice, are made in a static framework. However, a formalization of consistent choice, underpinned by computability, suggests by, satisficing in a boundedly rational framework is not only more general than the model of &#;Olympian&#; rationality, it is also consistently dynamic. Gems in the field of bounded queries. Computability and Models Edited by Cooper and Goncharov. Automata Techniques for Query Inference Machines (with G. Hird), Annals of Pure and Applied Logic Vol. , , Earlier version in COLT95, with title Reduction in Learning via Queries.

    from book Computability and Models. W e now define se veral bounded-query classes consisting of sets that can be. The concept within computability theory is due to Beigel [Be87]. This book also is suitable for advanced undergraduate students who have sat- been commonplace in the computability theory and mathematical logic commu-nity for several years, instructors might want to advise their students that the older Szelepcsenyi´ that space-bounded classes are closed under complements. Instruc-.


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Buy Bounded Queries in Recursion Theory (Progress in Computer Science and Applied Logic) asked are interesting and can be easily understood and the proofs can be followed without a large amount of training in computability theory."--Sigact News. Product details.

Series: Progress in Computer Science and Applied Logic (Book 16)Cited by: The natural measure of difficulty of a function is the amount of time needed to compute it (as a function of the length of the input). Other resources, such as space, have also been considered. In recursion theory, by contrast, a function is considered to be easy to compute if there exists some algorithm that computes it.

Bounded Queries in Recursion Theory. Authors: Levine, William S., Martin, Georgia "Ideal for an advanced undergraduate or beginning graduate student who has some exposure to basic computability theory and wants to see what one can do with it.

The questions asked are interesting and can be easily understood and the proofs can be followed. Get this from a library. Bounded Queries in Recursion Theory.

[William I Gasarch; Georgia A Martin] -- One of the major concerns of theoretical computer science is the classifi­ cation of problems in terms of how hard they are.

The natural measure of difficulty of a function is the amount of time. Computability theory, also known as recursion theory, is a branch of mathematical logic, of computer science, and of the theory of computation that originated in the s with the study of computable functions and Turing field has since expanded to include the study of generalized computability and these areas, recursion theory overlaps with proof theory.

William Ian Gasarch (born ) is a computer scientist known for his work in computational complexity theory, computability theory, computational learning theory, and Ramsey is currently a professor at the University of Maryland Department of Computer Science with an affiliate appointment in Mathematics.

As of he has supervised over 40 high school students on research projects. Book Description "Integrates two classical approaches to computability. Offers detailed coverage of recent research at the interface of logic, computability theory, nd theoretical computer science.

Presents new, never-before-published results and provides informtion not easily accessible in. Computability Theory: An Introduction to Recursion Theory – Herbert B. Enderton – Google Books Or, get it for Kobo Super Points.

He argues that Turing’s terminology using the word “computable” is more natural and more widely understood than the terminology using the word “recursive” introduced by Kleene.

Computability Theory: An Introduction provides information pertinent to the major concepts, constructions, and theorems of the elementary theory of computability of recursive functions. This book provides mathematical evidence for the validity of the Church–Turing thesis.

Computability and complexity theory should be of central concern to practitioners as well as theorists. Unfortunately, however, the field is known for its impenetrability. Neil Jones's goal as an educator and author is to build a bridge between computability and complexity theory and other areas of computer science, especially programming.

In this paper we study quantum computation from a complexity theoretic viewpoint. Our first result is the existence of an efficient universal quantum Turing machine in Deutsch's model of a quantum.

"Ideal for an advanced undergraduate or beginning graduate student who has some exposure to basic computability theory and wants to see what one can do with it.

The questions asked are interesting and can be easily understood and the proofs can be followed without a large amount of training in computability theory."--Sigact News Read more. Stream queries are modeled as functions from streams to streams. Both timed and untimed settings are considered.

Issues investigated include abstract definitions of computability of stream queries; the connection between abstract computability, continuity, monotonicity, and non-blocking operators; and bounded memory computability of stream.

The book is self-contained, with a preliminary chapter describing key mathematical concepts and notations. Subsequent chapters move from the qualitative aspects of classical computability theory to the quantitative aspects of complexity theory.

Dedicated chapters on undecidability, NP-completeness, and relative computability focus on the. This book covers classical models of computation and central results in computability and complexity theory. However, it differs from traditional texts in two respects: 1.

It is significantly more accessible, without sacrificing precision. This is achieved by presenting the theory of computability and complexity using programming tech.

Every class C of languages satisfying a simple topological condition is shown to have probability one if and only if it contains some language that is algorithmically random in the sense of Martin-Löf.

This result is used to derive separation properties of algorithmically random oracles and to give characterizations of the complexity classesP, BPP, AM, andPH in terms of reducibility to such. The Boolean closure of ɛ (the class of all computably enumerable sets) gives Ershov's hierarchy [a, b] and the n.c.e.

hierarchy of degrees below 0′ (section 7).While the use of Cohen forcing [] as a presentational device in computability theory (originating independently with Gandy and Sacks, formalised in arithmetic by Feferman [] and refined by Hinman []), yield the 1.

We study the effect of queryorder on computational power and show that ${\rm P}^{{\rm BH}_j[1]:{\rm BH}_k[1]}$\allowbreakthe languages computable via a polynomial-time machine given one query to the jth level of the boolean hierarchy followed by one query to the kth level of the boolean hierarchyequals ${\rm R}_{{j+2k-1}{\scriptsize\mbox{-tt}}}^{p}({\rm NP})$ if j is even and k is odd.

This book is a reprinting of my Ph.D. dissertation submitted to the Department principal model for computability, whereas computer science likes to deal with functions which If R is a theory of Bounded Arithmetic we say that the function f is c: definable in R iff there is a xi)-formula A(z,y) such that.

Resource-bounded measure and randomness; degree structures in local degree theory; compressibility of infinite binary sequences; beyond Godel's theorem - the failure to capture information content; progressions of theories of bounded arithmetic; on presentations of algebraic structures; witness-isomorphic reductions and local search; a survey of inductive inference with an emphasis on queries.

Martin Kummer Institut fur Logik, Komplexitat und Deduktionssysteme, Universitat Karlsruhe, D Karlsruhe, Germany. fkaufmann; [email protected] 1 Introduction Recent work on "Bounded Query Classes" in complexity theory and computability theory (see [5] for a survey) has sparked renewed interest in quantitative aspects of computability.

"Integrates two classical approaches to computability. Offers detailed coverage of recent research at the interface of logic, computability theory, nd theoretical computer science. Presents new, never-before-published results and provides informtion not easily accessible in the literature.".

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