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Perl Contains The Lambda-Calculus In the lambda calculus, a function with formal parameter x and body B is denoted lambda and expressing arbitrary recursive functions on these objects. http://perl.plover.com/lambda/
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Recursive Functions (Stanford Encyclopedia Of Philosophy) In this entry, we provide an account of the class of recursive functions, By the reduction rules of the lambda calculus,. Cx = N(xx),. and thus http://plato.stanford.edu/entries/recursive-functions/
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Introduction To Functional Programming (1996/7) The predecessor operation. Writing recursive functions fixed point combinators. Let expressions. lambda calculus as a declarative language. http://www.cl.cam.ac.uk/teaching/Lectures/funprog-jrh-1996/
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Re^2: Pissed Off About Functional Programming In 1931, Kurt Godel defined the theory of murecursive functions. generated by lambda calculus was actually the set of general recursive functions. http://www.perlmonks.org/?node_id=451236
Re: "Green Card" For Untyped Lambda Calculus? You ll find it hard to write some recursive functions even for this Previous by Thread, RE Green Card for untyped lambda calculus?, Mark P Jones http://osdir.com/ml/lang.haskell.general/2000-11/msg00096.html
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CS 152 Homework: Lambda Calculus There are three problems on implementing the lambda calculus and three problems . You may not use explicit recursion; if you want a recursive solution, http://www.eecs.harvard.edu/~nr/cs152/homework/lambda.html
22c:245 Advanced Artificial Intelligence 12/05/06, Defining recursive functions to the simply typed lambda calculus. Comparisons with the untyped calculus. Adding exceptions. http://www.cs.uiowa.edu/~tinelli/classes/185/Fall06/logs.shtml
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Definitions Of Computable Church s Hypothesis on Computable; Turing Machines; lambda calculus; Post Formal Systems; Partial recursive functions; Unrestricted Grammars http://www.csee.umbc.edu/help/theory/computable.shtml
The Lambda Calculus Mail Series I emphasize on this because factorial is a common example of recursive function. recursive functions in lambda calculus, is a very interesting topic, http://www24.brinkster.com/srineet/lambda\lambda.html
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Programming Languages; CS6371 Programming with functions; lambda calculus and ML programming; Lecture 4, Lists and recursion;. Lecture 5, lambda calculus (handout given in class). http://www.utdallas.edu/~gupta/courses/apl/
Lambda Calculus recursive or selfreferential definitions are not needed to write a recursive function in lambda calculus! The function Y gives the effect of recursion. http://www.csse.monash.edu.au/~lloyd/tildeFP/Lambda/Ch/01.Calc.html
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JSTOR Recursion Theory And The Lambda-Calculus A semantics for the lambdacalculus due to Friedman is used to describe a large and natural class of categorical recursion-theoretic notions. http://links.jstor.org/sici?sici=0022-4812(198203)47:1<67:RTATL>2.0.CO;2-Y
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Harry Mairson How light is safe recursion? Translations between logics of polynomial time (with P.M. Neergaard). Linear lambda calculus and polynomial time. http://www.cs.brandeis.edu/~mairson/
LAMBDA-CALCULUS MODELS OF PROGRAMMING LANGUAGES. The main result on recursion is an analogue to Kleene s first recursion theorem If A for the lambdacalculus and its semantic assumptions are identified. http://stinet.dtic.mil/oai/oai?verb=getRecord&metadataPrefix=html&identifier=AD0
Lambda Calculus | Lambda The Ultimate Just as LCF is a logic for the simplytyped lambda-calculus with recursion and arithmetic, our logic is a logic for System F. The logic permits the formal http://lambda-the-ultimate.org/taxonomy/term/20?from=10
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Harry Mairson Optimal evaluation An evaluator for lambda calculus (or more broadly speaking, beta steps is not bounded by any Kalmarelementary recursive function. http://cs-people.bu.edu/mairson/
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Into The Wibble [lambda-calculus] Recursion in the lambda calculus can be done with a fixpoint operator. A nice one is Turing s fix = (\xy.(y (xxy)) \xy.(y (xxy))) http://frmb.org/lambda.html
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