Logique linéaire et paradigmes logiques du calcul
Course 2-1 offered within MPRI.
discription of this course is available in French.
During 2019, lectures will be on Fridays from 8h45 - 11h45.
The lecture should be in a room in bâtiment S. Germain.
Miller will lecture (in English) on the following dates: February 1, 8, 15, 22.
The lecture notes for most of the first four lectures are collected in
the draft monograph ``Logic programming and its proof theory''.
Parts of this book will be made available as the lectures proceed.
- 1 Feb 2019, Lecture 1:
- 8 Feb 2019, Lecture 2:
- 15 Feb 2019, Lecture 3:
- 22 Feb 2019, Lecture 4:
- 8 Mar 2019, Final exam
The exam for the second part of this course will be on 8 March
2019. To prepare for the exam, read the lecture notes and do the
exercises in them.
References and Links
Below are some documents available via the web that may be of use
in this class.
- Linear Logic,
by Roberto Di Cosmo and Dale Miller, The Stanford Encyclopedia of
Philosophy (Winter 2016 Edition), Edward N. Zalta (ed.).
- Logic for
Computer Science: Foundations of Automatic Theorem Proving,
by Jean Gallier, Wiley, pp. 511 (1986). This book is now out of print
but available for free download.
Proofs and Types by Jean-Yves Girard, Paul Taylor, and
Yves Lafont. Cambridge University Press. This book is now available
from a number of sources for free download. Try the link above to
find locations for downloading.
Theory as an Alternative to Model Theory by Dale
Miller. Argues that the theory of proofs should also be
considered a foundations for the design and justification of logic
Logic, Higher-order, by Dale Miller.
A short article for the
Encyclopedia of Artificial Intelligence: Second Edition,
edited by S. Shapiro, 1992.
with Higher-Order Logic by Dale Miller and
published by Cambridge University Press in June 2012 (available
This book covers the design and applications of
the λProlog programming language.