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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.


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 > Sciences > School of Computing > Programming Languages and Systems Group
Depositing User: Andy King
Date Deposited: 21 Sep 2012 09:49 UTC
Last Modified: 29 May 2019 09:19 UTC
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