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TDDD08 Logic Programming


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#1 Practical matters, objectives, introduction to logic programming
Handouts: [introduction], [puzzle solving program with a fragment of a trace]
#2 Definite logic programs, declarative semantics
Handouts: [declarative semantics].
#3,4 Unification. Operational semantics.
[Handouts], [addition] on SLD-resolution.
#4,5 Introduction to Prolog. Example programs.
Handouts: [Prolog], [example programs (also from other lectures)], [Prolog built-ins, a draft overview].
#6 Herbrand interpretations
#7 Program correctness. Declarative debugging.
Handouts: [program correctness & completeness], [additional slides], [declarative diagnosis].
Also, Section 3 of this [article].
#8 Difference lists. Definite Clause Grammars (DCGs)
Handouts: [difference lists], [DCGs],
#9 Constraints (Ch 14 and a supplementary chapter of [Nilsson,Maluszynski])
#10 Control in Prolog
#11 Negation
Handouts: [informal introduction], [negation, definite programs]
#12 Negation, general programs. Final comments.
Handouts: [general programs], [the same one slide/page] (with animations).
Extra: on termination of definite programs.
Lectures of 2013

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Last updated: 2014-10-13