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Seminar Neil Thapen

Location
ALT2
Date(s)
27/02/2018 (15:00-16:00)
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Neil Thapen

Neil Thapen, Institute of Mathematics, AS CR, Czech Republic

Random resolution and approximate counting

Resolution is a propositional proof system that is bad at formalizing arguments involving counting, even approximately. I will discuss some upper and lower bounds on random resolution, which roughly speaking adds to resolution the ability to use any axiom, as long as it is true most of the time. This is partly motivated by a question about a related first-order proof system of bounded arithmetic with approximate counting.


   
 
 
 

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