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The Resource Categories and types in logic, language, and physics : essays dedicated to Jim Lambek on the occasion of his 90th birthday, Claudia Casadio, Bob Coecke, Michael Moortgat, Philip Scott (eds.)

Categories and types in logic, language, and physics : essays dedicated to Jim Lambek on the occasion of his 90th birthday, Claudia Casadio, Bob Coecke, Michael Moortgat, Philip Scott (eds.)

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Categories and types in logic, language, and physics : essays dedicated to Jim Lambek on the occasion of his 90th birthday
Title
Categories and types in logic, language, and physics
Title remainder
essays dedicated to Jim Lambek on the occasion of his 90th birthday
Statement of responsibility
Claudia Casadio, Bob Coecke, Michael Moortgat, Philip Scott (eds.)
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
For more than 60 years, Jim Lambek has been a profoundly inspirational mathematician, with groundbreaking contributions to algebra, category theory, linguistics, theoretical physics, logic and proof theory. This Festschrift was put together on the occasion of his 90th birthday. The papers in it give a good picture of the multiple research areas where the impact of Jim Lambek's work can be felt. The volume includes contributions by prominent researchers and by their students, showing how Jim Lambek's ideas keep inspiring upcoming generations of scholars
Member of
Dewey number
005.13/1
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Casadio, C.
  • Lambek, Jim,
Series statement
  • Festschrift
  • Lecture Notes in Computer Science,
  • LNCS sublibrary. SL 1, Theoretical computer science and general issues
Series volume
8222
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Logic, Symbolic and mathematical
  • Computer science
Label
Categories and types in logic, language, and physics : essays dedicated to Jim Lambek on the occasion of his 90th birthday, Claudia Casadio, Bob Coecke, Michael Moortgat, Philip Scott (eds.)
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Publication
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unknown
Color
multicolored
Contents
Semantic Unification: A Sheaf Theoretic Approach to Natural Language -- On Residuation -- Type Similarity for the Lambek-Grishin Calculus Revisited -- NP-Completeness of Grammars Based Upon Products of Free Pregroups -- Distributional Semantics: A Montagovian View -- A Logical Basis for Quantum Evolution and Entanglement -- Learning Lambek Grammars from Proof Frames -- Multi-Sorted Residuation -- Italian Clitic Patterns in Pregroup Grammar: State of the Art -- On Associative Lambek Calculus Extended with Basic Proper Axioms -- Classical Structures Based on Unitaries -- Initial Algebras of Terms with Binding and Algebraic Structure -- Abstract Tensor Systems as Monoidal Categories -- On Canonical Embeddings of Residuated Groupoids -- L-Completeness of the Lambek Calculus with the Reversal Operation Allowing Empty Antecedents -- A Note on Multidimensional Dyck Languages -- Extended Lambek Calculi and First-Order Linear Logic -- A Categorial Type Logic -- Chasing Diagrams in Cryptography -- The Monotone Lambek Calculus Is NP-Complete -- A Mathematical Analysis of Masaccio's Trinity -- Conjoin ability in 1-Discontinuous Lambek Calculus -- The Hidden Structural Rules of the Discontinuous Lambek Calculus
Control code
ocn877074575
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 421 pages)
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unknown
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online
Isbn
9783642547898
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
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unknown
Other control number
10.1007/978-3-642-54789-8
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
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not applicable
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unknown
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unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)877074575
Label
Categories and types in logic, language, and physics : essays dedicated to Jim Lambek on the occasion of his 90th birthday, Claudia Casadio, Bob Coecke, Michael Moortgat, Philip Scott (eds.)
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Color
multicolored
Contents
Semantic Unification: A Sheaf Theoretic Approach to Natural Language -- On Residuation -- Type Similarity for the Lambek-Grishin Calculus Revisited -- NP-Completeness of Grammars Based Upon Products of Free Pregroups -- Distributional Semantics: A Montagovian View -- A Logical Basis for Quantum Evolution and Entanglement -- Learning Lambek Grammars from Proof Frames -- Multi-Sorted Residuation -- Italian Clitic Patterns in Pregroup Grammar: State of the Art -- On Associative Lambek Calculus Extended with Basic Proper Axioms -- Classical Structures Based on Unitaries -- Initial Algebras of Terms with Binding and Algebraic Structure -- Abstract Tensor Systems as Monoidal Categories -- On Canonical Embeddings of Residuated Groupoids -- L-Completeness of the Lambek Calculus with the Reversal Operation Allowing Empty Antecedents -- A Note on Multidimensional Dyck Languages -- Extended Lambek Calculi and First-Order Linear Logic -- A Categorial Type Logic -- Chasing Diagrams in Cryptography -- The Monotone Lambek Calculus Is NP-Complete -- A Mathematical Analysis of Masaccio's Trinity -- Conjoin ability in 1-Discontinuous Lambek Calculus -- The Hidden Structural Rules of the Discontinuous Lambek Calculus
Control code
ocn877074575
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 421 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9783642547898
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Level of compression
unknown
Other control number
10.1007/978-3-642-54789-8
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)877074575

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