Personal tools
You are here: Home Events Scott in Scotland

Scott in Scotland

What
When Jun 29, 2010
from 02:00 PM to 05:00 PM
Add event to calendar vCal
iCal

http://homepages.inf.ed.ac.uk/als/ScottInScotland/index.html

An afternoon of invited talks on semantics of programming languages associated with Dana Scott's visit to Scotland on a Scottish Informatics and Computer Science Alliance (SICSA) distinguished visiting fellowship.

Jointly sponsored by the SICSA Modelling and Abstraction and Complex Systems Engineering themes.

INVITED TALKS:

    * Gordon Plotkin (University of Edinburgh)
      A Logic for Algebraic Effects

    * Neil Ghani (University of Strathclyde)
      Initial Algebras and Induction Principles - Fibrationally

    * Murdoch James Gabbay (Heriot-Watt University)
      Kripke-style models in which logic and computation have equal standing

    * Dana Scott (Carnegie Mellon University, Emeritus)
      Semilattices, Domains, and Computability

The meeting will be followed by a wine reception at the Informatics Forum.

All are welcome to attend, though we politely request notification of attendance by Tuesday 22nd June for catering purposes.

For more details, see:

    http://homepages.inf.ed.ac.uk/als/ScottInScotland/index.html

Document Actions