Category: ALP ISSUE

Editorial Vol. 34, No. 1, August 2022

Dear LPers, Welcome back to a long overdue update from your favorite ALP. Apologies for the long delay – many changes have taken place and we are now ready to entertain you again with all the interesting news from the world of…

A New, Embeddable In-Browser Ciao Playground

  We are excited to announce a new, embeddable playground for Ciao Prolog that runs locally in your browser thanks to WebAssembly: https://ciao-lang.org/playground/ The Ciao Prolog Playground offers a very easy way to run and share Prolog code, directly from any modern…

SECOND CALL FOR APPLICATIONS FOR DOCTORAL CANDIDATES

The novel interdisciplinary Marie Skłodowska-Curie COFUND doctoral training programme LogiCS@TUWien – Logics for Computer Science http://www.vcla.at/msca is offering a further 10 full-time PhD positions. The program is co-funded by the European Commission and hosted by TU Wien, one of the…

FACULTY POSITION IN KU LEUVEN

PROFESSOR OF DECLARATIVE METHODS FOR COGNITIVE ROBOTICSKU Leuven Campus Diepenbeek There is a vacancy for a full-time academic position (tenured or tenure track) in the Computer Science Department at KU Leuven in the area of declarative methods for cognitive robotics.…

In memoriam: Jack Minker

By Dietmar Seipel and Carolina Ruiz. It is with great sadness that we inform the CS community of Jack Minker’s passing on April 9, 2021. Jack was a pioneer in deductive databases and the leading researcher in disjunctive deductive databases.…

Recognition CodeX 2021 Prize

The Stanford Center for Legal Informatics today announced the recipients of the 2021 CodeX Prize.  The prize this year was awarded to Robert Kowalski (AAAI Fellow), Fariba Sadri, and Marek Sergot of Imperial College in recognition of their groundbreaking work on…

RTEC: Run-Time Event Calculus

By Alexander Artikis RTEC is an open-source Event Calculus dialect optimised for data stream reasoning. It is written in Prolog and has been tested under YAP and SWI Prolog. GitHub repository: https://github.com/aartikis/RTEC Features Interval-based. Sliding window reasoning. Interval manipulation constructs…

In memoriam: Francisco Bueno

By Manuel Carro, María García de la Banda, Manuel Hermenegildo, Pedro López, José F. Morales It is with the deepest sorrow that we write these lines to share with you the news of the passing away of our very dear…

EDITORIAL, Vol 33, DEC 2020

Dear LPers, we have reached the end of 2020 – which has been in many ways a challenging year. In spite of the challenges, the ALP community has continued to move forward. We have completed the elections of new members…