Science of Computational Logic

From International Center for Computational Logic

Science of Computational Logic

Course with SWS 2/2/0 (lecture/exercise/practical) in WS 2014

Lecturer

Tutor

SWS

  • 2/2/0

Modules

Examination method

  • Oral exam

This is the follow-up course to Logic. The course will run with 4 hours of lectures and 4 hours of tutorials per week.

We cover the areas of automated deduction and automated deduction systems, knowledge representation and reasoning, logic-based databases, program development, language design, semantics and verification methods, computational logic and machine learning, computational logic and natural language processing.

NEWS

  • The tutorial on 27.01.2015 is cancelled.
  • The tutorial on 26.01.2015 is cancelled.
  • The examination plan is here: ExaminationPlan-2.pdf
  • The tutorial on 03.02.2015 takes place in room 2026.

Additional literature

  • Description Logics:
    • F. Baader. What's new in description logics. Informatik Spektrum, 34(5):434-442, 2011.
    • F. Baader, D. Calvanese, D. McGuinness, D. Nardi, and P. Patel-Schneider. The Description Logic Handbook. Cambridge University Press, 2003.
  • Paramodulation/Rewriting:
    • David A. Plaisted. Equational reasoning and term rewriting system. In D. M. Gabbay, C. J. Hogger and J. A. Robinson, editors, Handbook of Logic in Artificial Intelligence and Logic Programming, volume 1, chapter 5. Oxford University Press, Oxford, 1993.
  • Unification Theory:
    • F. Baader and W. Snyder. Unification Theory. In J. A. Robinson and A. Voronkov, editors, Handbook of Automated Reasoning. Elsevier Science Publishers B.V., 1999.
  • Fluent Calculus:
    • S. Hölldobler and J. Schneeberger. A new deductive approach to planning.New Generation Computing, 8:225-244, 1990.
  • Abduction:
    • R. A. Kowalski. Logic programming in arficial intelligence. In Proceedungs of the International Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence, 1991.
    • A.C. Kakas, R.A. Kowalski and F. Toni. Abductive Logic Programming. Journal of Logic and Computation, 2(6):719-770, 1993.
  • Induction:
    • C. Walther. Mathematical Induction. In D. M. Gabbay, C. J. Hogger and J. A. Robinson, editors, Handbook of Logic in Artificial Intelligence and Logic Programming, volume 2, pages 127-228. Oxford Science Publications, 1994.
  • Default Logic:
    • G. Antoniou. A tutorial on default logics. ACM Computing Surveys, 31(4):337-359, 1999.
  • Machine Learning:
    • Tom M. Mitchell. Machine Learning, McGraw-Hill and MIT Press,1997.


Additional Suggestions

  • N. Dershowitz. Termination of Rewriting. In Journal of Symbolic Computation (1987) 3, 69-116

Subscribe to events of this course (icalendar)

Lecture Introduction DS4, December 3, 2014 in APB E005 Download Download Download
Lecture Description Logic DS4, December 4, 2014 in INF E005
Lecture Equational Logic DS4, December 5, 2014 in INF E005 Download
Exercise Description Logic, Sheet 1 DS5, December 8, 2014 in INF E005 Download
Exercise Description Logic, Sheet 1, Equational Logic Sheet DS3, December 9, 2014 in INF E005 Download
Lecture Equational Logic DS4, December 11, 2014 in INF E005
Exercise Equational Logic Exercise Sheet DS4, December 15, 2014 in INF E005
Exercise Equational Logic DS3, December 16, 2014 in INF E005
Lecture Actions and Causality DS4, December 17, 2014 in INF E005 Download
Lecture Deduction, Abduction, Induction DS4, December 18, 2014 in INF E005 Download
Exercise Equational Logic DS5, January 5, 2015 in INF E005
Exercise Actions and Causality DS3, January 6, 2015 in INF E005 Download
Lecture Deduction, Abduction, Induction DS4, January 7, 2015 in INF E005
Lecture Deduction, Abduction, Induction DS4, January 8, 2015 in INF E005
Exercise Abduction, Datastructure DS5, January 12, 2015 in INF E005 Download
Exercise Induction DS3, January 13, 2015 in INF E005 Download
Lecture Non-Monotonic Reasoning DS4, January 14, 2015 in INF E005 Download
Lecture Non-Monotonic Reasoning DS4, January 15, 2015 in INF E005
Exercise Induction, Closed World Assumption DS4, January 19, 2015 in INF E005 Download
Exercise Closed World Assumption DS3, January 20, 2015 in INF E005
Lecture Non-Monotonic Reasoning DS4, January 21, 2015 in INF E005
Lecture Non-Monotonic Reasoning DS4, January 22, 2015 in INF E005
Exercise Completion, Circumscription DS5, January 26, 2015 in INF E005 Download
Exercise Default Reasoning DS3, January 27, 2015 in INF E005 Download
Exercise Answer Set Programming DS5, February 2, 2015 in INF E005 Download
Exercise TBA DS3, February 3, 2015 in INF 2026
Exercise Default Logic and Answer Set Programming DS4, February 4, 2015 in APB E005
Exercise Open discussion DS3, February 6, 2015 in APB E005


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