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The Resource Computation, logic, games, and quantum foundations : the many facets of Samson Abramsky ; essays dedicated to Samson Abramsky on the occasion of his 60th birthday, Bob Coecke, Luke Ong, Prakash Panangaden (eds.)

Computation, logic, games, and quantum foundations : the many facets of Samson Abramsky ; essays dedicated to Samson Abramsky on the occasion of his 60th birthday, Bob Coecke, Luke Ong, Prakash Panangaden (eds.)

Label
Computation, logic, games, and quantum foundations : the many facets of Samson Abramsky ; essays dedicated to Samson Abramsky on the occasion of his 60th birthday
Title
Computation, logic, games, and quantum foundations
Title remainder
the many facets of Samson Abramsky ; essays dedicated to Samson Abramsky on the occasion of his 60th birthday
Statement of responsibility
Bob Coecke, Luke Ong, Prakash Panangaden (eds.)
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This Festschrift volume, published in honor of Samson Abramsky, contains contributions written by some of his colleagues, former students, and friends. In celebration of the 60th birthday of Samson Abramsky, a conference was held in Oxford, UK, during May 28-30, 2010. The papers in this volume represent his manifold contributions to semantics, logic, games, and quantum mechanics
Member of
Cataloging source
GW5XE
Dewey number
004
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
QA76
LC item number
.C66 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Coecke, Bob
  • Ong, Luke
  • Panangaden, P.
Series statement
  • Lecture notes in computer science,
  • Festschrift
  • LNCS sublibrary. SL 1, Theoretical computer science and general issues
Series volume
7860.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Abramsky, Samson
  • Computer science
  • Computer logic
  • Game theory
  • Abramsky, Samson
  • Game Theory
  • Logic
  • Software
  • Computer Science
  • Logics and Meanings of Programs
  • Computation by Abstract Devices
  • Mathematical Logic and Formal Languages
  • Algorithm Analysis and Problem Complexity
  • Software Engineering
  • Programming Languages, Compilers, Interpreters
  • Engineering & Applied Sciences
  • Computer Science
  • Computer logic
  • Computer science
  • Game theory
Label
Computation, logic, games, and quantum foundations : the many facets of Samson Abramsky ; essays dedicated to Samson Abramsky on the occasion of his 60th birthday, Bob Coecke, Luke Ong, Prakash Panangaden (eds.)
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and author index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Use of a Canonical Hidden-Variable Space in Quantum Mechanics -- Imperfect Information in Logic and Concurrent Games -- Compositional Quantum Logic -- The Algebra of Directed Acyclic Graphs -- Diagrammatic Reasoning for Delay-Insensitive Asynchronous Circuits -- Payoffs, Intensionality and Abstraction in Games -- On the Theory of Composition in Physics -- On the Functor 2 -- Quantum Speedup and Categorical Distributivity -- Unifying Semantics for Concurrent Programming -- Unfixing the Fixpoint: The Theories of the?Y -Calculus -- Continuous Domain Theory in Logical Form -- Presheaf Models of Quantum Computation: An Outline -- Nothing Can Be Fixed -- Dialogue Categories and Frobenius Monoids -- Anatomy of a Domain of Continuous Random Variables II -- Towards Nominal Abramsky -- Techniques for Formal Modelling and Analysis of Quantum Systems -- Quantum Field Theory for Legspinners -- Bicompletions of Distance Matrices -- Partial Recursive Functions and Finality -- Breaking the Atom with Samson -- Reasoning about Strategies -- Domain Theory in Topical Form -- Kolmogorov Complexity of Categories
Control code
842137999
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xx, 362 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9783642381645
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
10.1007/978-3-642-38164-5
Other physical details
illustrations.
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)842137999
Label
Computation, logic, games, and quantum foundations : the many facets of Samson Abramsky ; essays dedicated to Samson Abramsky on the occasion of his 60th birthday, Bob Coecke, Luke Ong, Prakash Panangaden (eds.)
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and author index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Use of a Canonical Hidden-Variable Space in Quantum Mechanics -- Imperfect Information in Logic and Concurrent Games -- Compositional Quantum Logic -- The Algebra of Directed Acyclic Graphs -- Diagrammatic Reasoning for Delay-Insensitive Asynchronous Circuits -- Payoffs, Intensionality and Abstraction in Games -- On the Theory of Composition in Physics -- On the Functor 2 -- Quantum Speedup and Categorical Distributivity -- Unifying Semantics for Concurrent Programming -- Unfixing the Fixpoint: The Theories of the?Y -Calculus -- Continuous Domain Theory in Logical Form -- Presheaf Models of Quantum Computation: An Outline -- Nothing Can Be Fixed -- Dialogue Categories and Frobenius Monoids -- Anatomy of a Domain of Continuous Random Variables II -- Towards Nominal Abramsky -- Techniques for Formal Modelling and Analysis of Quantum Systems -- Quantum Field Theory for Legspinners -- Bicompletions of Distance Matrices -- Partial Recursive Functions and Finality -- Breaking the Atom with Samson -- Reasoning about Strategies -- Domain Theory in Topical Form -- Kolmogorov Complexity of Categories
Control code
842137999
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xx, 362 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9783642381645
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
10.1007/978-3-642-38164-5
Other physical details
illustrations.
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)842137999

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