Principles and Practice of Constraint Programming – CP 2000 [electronic resource] :6th International Conference, CP 2000 Singapore, September 18–21, 2000 Proceedings /
Contributor(s): Dechter, Rina [editor.] | SpringerLink (Online service).Material type: BookSeries: Lecture Notes in Computer Science: 1894Publisher: Berlin, Heidelberg : Springer Berlin Heidelberg, 2000.Description: XII, 564 p. online resource.Content type: text Media type: computer Carrier type: online resourceISBN: 9783540453499.Subject(s): Computer science | Computer programming | Programming languages (Electronic computers) | Computer logic | Mathematical logic | Artificial intelligence | Computer Science | Programming Languages, Compilers, Interpreters | Artificial Intelligence (incl. Robotics) | Programming Techniques | Logics and Meanings of Programs | Mathematical Logic and Formal LanguagesOnline resources: Click here to access online
Invited Papers -- Constraint-Based Agents: The ABC’s of CBA’s -- Constraints for Interactive Graphical Applications -- Meta-complexity Theorems: Talk Abstract -- Regular Papers -- Automatic Generation of Propagation Rules for Finite Domains -- Extending Forward Checking -- Global Constraints as Graph Properties on a Structured Network of Elementary Constraints of the Same Type -- Universally Quantified Interval Constraints -- Constraint Propagation for Soft Constraints: Generalization and Termination Conditions -- Constraints Inference Channels and Secure Databases -- Refinements and Independence: A Simple Method for Identifying Tractable Disjunctive Constraints -- A Language for Audiovisual Template Specification and Recognition -- Random 3-SAT: The Plot Thickens -- New Tractable Classes from Old -- Expressiveness of Full First Order Constraints in the Algebra of Finite or Infinite Trees -- Cutting Planes in Constraint Programming: An Hybrid Approach -- A Constraint-Based Framework for Prototyping Distributed Virtual Applications -- A Scalable Linear Constraint Solver for User Interface Construction -- A Constraint Programming Approach for Solving Rigid Geometric Systems -- Maintaining Arc-Consistency within Dynamic Backtracking -- New Search Heuristics for Max-CSP -- Analysis of Random Noise and Random Walk Algorithms for Satisfiability Testing -- Boosting Search with Variable Elimination -- Faster Algorithms for Bound-Consistency of the Sortedness and the Alldifferent Constraint -- Practical Investigation of Constraints with Graph Views -- A Hybrid Search Architecture Applied to Hard Random 3-SAT and Low-Autocorrelation Binary Sequences -- Singleton Consistencies -- Linear Formulation of Constraint Programming Models and Hybrid Solvers -- A Global Constraint Combining a Sum Constraint and Difference Constraints -- Efficient Querying of Periodic Spatiotemporal Objects -- Arc Consistency for Soft Constraints -- Optimal Anytime Constrained Simulated Annealing for Constrained Global Optimization -- SAT v CSP -- Instruction Scheduling with Timing Constraints on a Single RISC Processor with 0/1 Latencies -- Arc Consistency on n-ary Monotonic and Linear Constraints -- Poster Papers -- Some Observations on Durations, Scheduling and Allen’s Algebra -- Using Randomization and Learning to Solve Hard Real-World Instances of Satisfiability -- Finding Minimal Unsatisfiable Subformulae in Satisfiability Instances -- Branching Constraint Satisfaction Problems for Solutions Robust under Likely Changes -- Constraint Propagation: Between Abstract Models and ad hoc Strategies -- How to Model and Verify Concurrent Algorithms for Distributed CSPs -- The Phase Transition in Distributed Constraint Satisfaction Problems: First Results -- Cooperating Constraint Solvers -- An Empirical Study of Probabilistic Arc Consistency as a Variable Ordering Heuristic -- On Dual Encodings for Non-binary Constraint Satisfaction Problems -- Algebraic Simplification Techniques for Propositional Satisfiability -- An Original Constraint Based Approach for Solving over Constrained Problems -- An Efficient Approximate Algorithm for Winner Determination in Combinatorial Auctions.