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The ILASP System for Inductive Learning of Answer Set Programs

By Mark Law,  Alessandra Russo,  Krysia BrodaILASP Limited and Department of Computing, Imperial College London, UK Abstract The goal of Inductive Logic Programming (ILP) is to learn a program that explains a set of examples in the context of some…

In Memoriam: Christian Schulte

We are saddened to learn of the passing of Christian Schulte – an amazing researcher whose work has impacted many of us in the logic programming community. Maria Garcia de la Banda wrote a nice note about Christian for ACP…

Polyvariant program specialisation and its application in program analysis and verification

By John P. Gallagher, Roskilde University, Denmark and IMDEA Software Institute, Madrid, Spainjpg@ruc.dk Abstract: Specialisation is a program transformation that transforms a program with respect to given constraints that restrict its behaviour. Typically, the goal is to optimise a program, but specialisation can also…

Call for Participation: ICLP 2019

CALL FOR PARTICIPATION – ICLP 2019 – https://logicprogramming.org/iclp2019/ The 35th International Conference on Logic Programming September 20-25, 2019, Las Cruces, New Mexico, USA ———————————————————- Since the first conference held in Marseille in 1982, ICLP has been the premier international event…

Editorial, Volume 32, No. 2, August 2019

Are you back in office after vacation? Or are your still holding your feet into the sea or climbing mountains? In both cases, you can enjoy reading the contents of your favorite newsletter.  We have three feature articles: Dynamic and…

An Arboriculture Approach for Parallel SMT and Symbolic Model Checking

by M. Marescotti, A.E.J. Hyvärinen, N. SharyginaFormal Verification and Security LabUniversità della Svizzera ItalianaSwitzerland FULL PAPER Abstract: The inherent complexity of parallel computing makes development, resource monitoring, and debugging for parallel constraint-solving-based applications difficult. This paper presents SMTS, a framework for parallelizing sequential constraint…

Editorial, Volume 32, No. 1, April/May 2019

Welcome to the new issue of your favorite Newsletter. First of all, on behalf of the entire crew of the ALP Newsletter, we would like to apologize for some of the recent delays in getting the newsletter out. Administrative duties…