Mathematical Foundations of Computer Science 2009: 34th International Symposium, MFCS 2009, Novy Smokovec, High Tatras, Slovakia, August 24-28, 2009, by Rastislav KrálovicMathematical Foundations of Computer Science 2009: 34th International Symposium, MFCS 2009, Novy Smokovec, High Tatras, Slovakia, August 24-28, 2009, by Rastislav Královic

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This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the 34th International Symposium on Mathematical Foundations of Computer Science, MFCS 2009, held in Novy Smokovec, High Tatras, Slovakia, in August 2009.The 56 revised full papers presented together with 7 invited lectures were carefully reviewed and selected from 148 submissions. All current aspects in theoretical computer science and its mathematical foundations are addressed, including algorithmic game theory, algorithmic tearning theory, algorithms and data structures, automata, grammars and formal languages, bioinformatics, complexity, computational geometry, computer-assisted reasoning, concurrency theory, cryptography and security, databases and knowledge-based systems, formal specifications and program development, foundations of computing, logic in computer science, mobile computing, models of computation, networks, parallel and distributed computing, quantum computing, semantics and verification of programs, theoretical issues in artificial intelligence.
Title:Mathematical Foundations of Computer Science 2009: 34th International Symposium, MFCS 2009, Novy…Format:PaperbackDimensions:760 pages, 23.5 × 15.5 × 0.01 inPublished:August 6, 2009Publisher:Springer-Verlag/Sci-Tech/TradeLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:3642038158

ISBN - 13:9783642038150


Table of Contents

Invited Papers.- Four Subareas of the Theory of Constraints, and Their Links.- Synchronization of Regular Automata.- Stochastic Process Creation.- Stochastic Games with Finitary Objectives.- Stochastic Data Streams.- Recent Advances in Population Protocols.- How to Sort a Train.- Contributed Papers.- Arithmetic Circuits, Monomial Algebras and Finite Automata.- An Improved Approximation Bound for Spanning Star Forest and Color Saving.- Energy-Efficient Communication in Multi-interface Wireless Networks.- Private Capacities in Mechanism Design.- Towards a Dichotomy of Finding Possible Winners in Elections Based on Scoring Rules.- Sampling Edge Covers in 3-Regular Graphs.- Balanced Paths in Colored Graphs.- Few Product Gates But Many Zeros.- Branching Programs for Tree Evaluation.- A Dichotomy Theorem for Polynomial Evaluation.- DP-Complete Problems Derived from Extremal NP-Complete Properties.- The Synchronization Problem for Locally Strongly Transitive Automata.- Constructing Brambles.- Self-indexed Text Compression Using Straight-Line Programs.- Security and Tradeoffs of the Akl-Taylor Scheme and Its Variants.- Parameterized Complexity Classes under Logical Reductions.- The Communication Complexity of Non-signaling Distributions.- How to Use Spanning Trees to Navigate in Graphs.- Representing Groups on Graphs.- Admissible Strategies in Infinite Games over Graphs.- A Complexity Dichotomy for Finding Disjoint Solutions of Vertex Deletion Problems.- Future-Looking Logics on Data Words and Trees.- A By-Level Analysis of Multiplicative Exponential Linear Logic.- Hyper-minimisation Made Efficient.- Regular Expressions with Counting: Weak versus Strong Determinism.- Choosability of P 5-Free Graphs.- Time-Bounded Kolmogorov Complexity and Solovay Functions.- The Longest Path Problem Is Polynomial on Interval Graphs.- Synthesis for Structure Rewriting Systems.- On the Hybrid Extension of CTL and CTL?+?.- Bounds on Non-surjective Cellular Automata.- FO Model Checking on Nested Pushdown Trees.- The Prismoid of Resources.- A Dynamic Algorithm for Reachability Games Played on Trees.- An Algebraic Characterization of Semirings for Which the Support of Every Recognizable Series Is Recognizable.- Graph Decomposition for Improving Memoryless Periodic Exploration.- On FO 2 Quantifier Alternation over Words.- On the Recognizability of Self-generating Sets.- The Isomorphism Problem for k-Trees Is Complete for Logspace.- Snake-Deterministic Tiling Systems.- Query Automata for Nested Words.- A General Class of Models of .- The Complexity of Satisfiability for Fragments of Hybrid Logic-Part I.- Colouring Non-sparse Random Intersection Graphs.- On the Structure of Optimal Greedy Computation (for Job Scheduling).- A Probabilistic PTAS for Shortest Common Superstring.- The Cost of Stability in Network Flow Games.- (Un)Decidability of Injectivity and Surjectivity in One-Dimensional Sand Automata.- Quantum Algorithms to Solve the Hidden Shift Problem for Quadratics and for Functions of Large Gowers Norm.- From Parity and Payoff Games to Linear Programming.- Partial Randomness and Dimension of Recursively Enumerable Reals.- Partial Solution and Entropy.- On Pebble Automata for Data Languages with Decidable Emptiness Problem.- Size and Energy of Threshold Circuits Computing Mod Functions.- Points on Computable Curves of Computable Lengths.- The Expressive Power of Binary Submodular Functions.