Howse, John (2008) Diagrammatic reasoning systems In: Proceedings of the 16th International Conference on Conceptual Structures, Toulouse, France, 7-11 July, 2008.Full text not available from this repository.
Euler diagrams have been used for centuries as a means for conveying logical statements in a simple, intuitive way. They form the basis of many diagrammatic notations used to represent set-theoretic relationships in a wide range of contexts including software modelling, logical reasoning systems, statistical data representation, database search queries and file system management. In this paper we consider some notations based on Euler diagrams, in particular Spider Diagrams and Constraint Diagrams, with particular emphasis on the development of reasoning systems.
|Item Type:||Contribution to conference proceedings in the public domain ( Full Paper)|
|Additional Information:||Invited keynote paper for International Conference on Conceptual Structures, 2008|
|Uncontrolled Keywords:||Visual formalisms; diagrammatic reasoning; automated reasoning; software specification; information visualization|
|Subjects:||G000 Computing and Mathematical Sciences > G400 Computing|
|DOI (a stable link to the resource):||10.1007/978-3-540-70596-3_1|
|Faculties:||Faculty of Science and Engineering > School of Computing, Engineering and Mathematics > Visual Modelling|
|Date Deposited:||19 Mar 2010|
|Last Modified:||20 Apr 2015 15:42|
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