A Pearl on SAT Solving in Prolog

Howe, Jacob M. and King, Andy (2010) A Pearl on SAT Solving in Prolog. In: Blume, Matthias and Vidal, German, eds. Functional and Logic Programming. Lecture Notes in Computer Science . Springer-Verlag, pp. 182-196. ISBN 978-3-642-12250-7. (Full text available)

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A succinct SAT solver is presented that exploits the control provided by delay declarations to implement watched literals and unit propagation. Despite its brevity the solver is surprisingly powerful and its elegant use of Prolog constructs is presented as a programming pearl.

Item Type: Book section
Subjects: Q Science > QA Mathematics (inc Computing science) > QA 76 Software, computer programming,
Divisions: Faculties > Science Technology and Medical Studies > School of Computing > Programming Languages and Systems Group
Depositing User: Andy King
Date Deposited: 21 Sep 2012 09:49
Last Modified: 12 Dec 2013 12:57
Resource URI: https://kar.kent.ac.uk/id/eprint/30674 (The current URI for this page, for reference purposes)
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