CONTRIBUTORS
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NEWS; CONTRIBUTORS
     1 For the purposes of the license agreement in the file COPYRIGHT, a
     2 'contributor' is anybody who is listed in this file (CONTRIBUTORS) or
     3 who is listed as an author in one of the source files of this Isabelle
     4 distribution.
     5 
     6 Contributions to this Isabelle version
     7 --------------------------------------
     8 
     9 * September 2012: Christian Sternagel, JAIST
    10   Consolidated HOL/Library (theories: Prefix_Order, Sublist, and
    11   Sublist_Order) w.r.t. prefixes, suffixes, and embedding on lists.
    12 
    13 * August 2012: Dmitriy Traytel, Andrei Popescu, Jasmin Blanchette, TUM
    14   New (co)datatype package.
    15 
    16 * August 2012: Andrei Popescu and Dmitriy Traytel, TUM
    17   Theories of ordinals and cardinals.
    18 
    19 * July 2012: Makarius Wenzel, Université Paris-Sud / LRI
    20   Advanced support for Isabelle sessions and build management, notably
    21   "isabelle build".
    22 
    23 * June 2012: Felix Kuperjans, Lukas Bulwahn, TUM and Rafal Kolanski, NICTA
    24   Simproc for rewriting set comprehensions into pointfree expressions.
    25 
    26 
    27 Contributions to Isabelle2012
    28 -----------------------------
    29 
    30 * April 2012: Johannes Hölzl, TUM
    31   Probability: Introduced type to represent measures instead of
    32   locales.
    33 
    34 * April 2012: Johannes Hölzl, Fabian Immler, TUM
    35   Float: Moved to Dyadic rationals to represent floating point numers.
    36 
    37 * April 2012: Thomas Sewell, NICTA and
    38   2010: Sascha Boehme, TUM
    39   Theory HOL/Word/WordBitwise: logic/circuit expansion of bitvector
    40   equalities/inequalities.
    41 
    42 * March 2012: Christian Sternagel, JAIST
    43   Consolidated theory of relation composition.
    44 
    45 * March 2012: Nik Sultana, University of Cambridge
    46   HOL/TPTP parser and import facilities.
    47 
    48 * March 2012: Cezary Kaliszyk, University of Innsbruck and
    49   Alexander Krauss, QAware GmbH
    50   Faster and more scalable Import mechanism for HOL Light proofs.
    51 
    52 * January 2012: Florian Haftmann, TUM, et al.
    53   (Re-)Introduction of the "set" type constructor.
    54 
    55 * 2012: Ondrej Kuncar, TUM
    56   New package Lifting, various improvements and refinements to the
    57   Quotient package.
    58 
    59 * 2011/2012: Jasmin Blanchette, TUM
    60   Various improvements to Sledgehammer, notably: tighter integration
    61   with SPASS, support for more provers (Alt-Ergo, iProver,
    62   iProver-Eq).
    63 
    64 * 2011/2012: Makarius Wenzel, Université Paris-Sud / LRI
    65   Various refinements of local theory infrastructure.
    66   Improvements of Isabelle/Scala layer and Isabelle/jEdit Prover IDE.
    67 
    68 
    69 Contributions to Isabelle2011-1
    70 -------------------------------
    71 
    72 * September 2011: Peter Gammie
    73   Theory HOL/Library/Saturated: numbers with saturated arithmetic.
    74 
    75 * August 2011: Florian Haftmann, Johannes Hölzl and Lars Noschinski, TUM
    76   Refined theory on complete lattices.
    77 
    78 * August 2011: Brian Huffman, Portland State University
    79   Miscellaneous cleanup of Complex_Main and Multivariate_Analysis.
    80 
    81 * June 2011: Brian Huffman, Portland State University
    82   Proof method "countable_datatype" for theory Library/Countable.
    83 
    84 * 2011: Jasmin Blanchette, TUM
    85   Various improvements to Sledgehammer, notably: use of sound
    86   translations, support for more provers (Waldmeister, LEO-II,
    87   Satallax). Further development of Nitpick and 'try' command.
    88 
    89 * 2011: Andreas Lochbihler, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology
    90   Theory HOL/Library/Cset_Monad allows do notation for computable sets
    91   (cset) via the generic monad ad-hoc overloading facility.
    92 
    93 * 2011: Johannes Hölzl, Armin Heller, TUM and
    94   Bogdan Grechuk, University of Edinburgh
    95   Theory HOL/Library/Extended_Reals: real numbers extended with plus
    96   and minus infinity.
    97 
    98 * 2011: Makarius Wenzel, Université Paris-Sud / LRI
    99   Various building blocks for Isabelle/Scala layer and Isabelle/jEdit
   100   Prover IDE.
   101 
   102 
   103 Contributions to Isabelle2011
   104 -----------------------------
   105 
   106 * January 2011: Stefan Berghofer, secunet Security Networks AG
   107   HOL-SPARK: an interactive prover back-end for SPARK.
   108 
   109 * October 2010: Bogdan Grechuk, University of Edinburgh
   110   Extended convex analysis in Multivariate Analysis.
   111 
   112 * October 2010: Dmitriy Traytel, TUM
   113   Coercive subtyping via subtype constraints.
   114 
   115 * October 2010: Alexander Krauss, TUM
   116   Command partial_function for function definitions based on complete
   117   partial orders in HOL.
   118 
   119 * September 2010: Florian Haftmann, TUM
   120   Refined concepts for evaluation, i.e., normalization of terms using
   121   different techniques.
   122 
   123 * September 2010: Florian Haftmann, TUM
   124   Code generation for Scala.
   125 
   126 * August 2010: Johannes Hoelzl, Armin Heller, and Robert Himmelmann, TUM
   127   Improved Probability theory in HOL.
   128 
   129 * July 2010: Florian Haftmann, TUM
   130   Reworking and extension of the Imperative HOL framework.
   131 
   132 * July 2010: Alexander Krauss, TUM and Christian Sternagel, University
   133     of Innsbruck
   134   Ad-hoc overloading. Generic do notation for monads.
   135 
   136 
   137 Contributions to Isabelle2009-2
   138 -------------------------------
   139 
   140 * 2009/2010: Stefan Berghofer, Alexander Krauss, and Andreas Schropp, TUM,
   141   Makarius Wenzel, TUM / LRI
   142   Elimination of type classes from proof terms.
   143 
   144 * April 2010: Florian Haftmann, TUM
   145   Reorganization of abstract algebra type classes.
   146 
   147 * April 2010: Florian Haftmann, TUM
   148   Code generation for data representations involving invariants;
   149   various collections avaiable in theories Fset, Dlist, RBT,
   150   Mapping and AssocList.
   151 
   152 * March 2010: Sascha Boehme, TUM
   153   Efficient SHA1 library for Poly/ML.
   154 
   155 * February 2010: Cezary Kaliszyk and Christian Urban, TUM
   156   Quotient type package for Isabelle/HOL.
   157 
   158 
   159 Contributions to Isabelle2009-1
   160 -------------------------------
   161 
   162 * November 2009, Brian Huffman, PSU
   163   New definitional domain package for HOLCF.
   164 
   165 * November 2009: Robert Himmelmann, TUM
   166   Derivation and Brouwer's fixpoint theorem in Multivariate Analysis.
   167 
   168 * November 2009: Stefan Berghofer and Lukas Bulwahn, TUM
   169   A tabled implementation of the reflexive transitive closure.
   170 
   171 * November 2009: Lukas Bulwahn, TUM
   172   Predicate Compiler: a compiler for inductive predicates to
   173   equational specifications.
   174 
   175 * November 2009: Sascha Boehme, TUM and Burkhart Wolff, LRI Paris
   176   HOL-Boogie: an interactive prover back-end for Boogie and VCC.
   177 
   178 * October 2009: Jasmin Blanchette, TUM
   179   Nitpick: yet another counterexample generator for Isabelle/HOL.
   180 
   181 * October 2009: Sascha Boehme, TUM
   182   Extension of SMT method: proof-reconstruction for the SMT solver Z3.
   183 
   184 * October 2009: Florian Haftmann, TUM
   185   Refinement of parts of the HOL datatype package.
   186 
   187 * October 2009: Florian Haftmann, TUM
   188   Generic term styles for term antiquotations.
   189 
   190 * September 2009: Thomas Sewell, NICTA
   191   More efficient HOL/record implementation.
   192 
   193 * September 2009: Sascha Boehme, TUM
   194   SMT method using external SMT solvers.
   195 
   196 * September 2009: Florian Haftmann, TUM
   197   Refinement of sets and lattices.
   198 
   199 * July 2009: Jeremy Avigad and Amine Chaieb
   200   New number theory.
   201 
   202 * July 2009: Philipp Meyer, TUM
   203   HOL/Library/Sum_Of_Squares: functionality to call a remote csdp
   204   prover.
   205 
   206 * July 2009: Florian Haftmann, TUM
   207   New quickcheck implementation using new code generator.
   208 
   209 * July 2009: Florian Haftmann, TUM
   210   HOL/Library/Fset: an explicit type of sets; finite sets ready to use
   211   for code generation.
   212 
   213 * June 2009: Florian Haftmann, TUM
   214   HOL/Library/Tree: search trees implementing mappings, ready to use
   215   for code generation.
   216 
   217 * March 2009: Philipp Meyer, TUM
   218   Minimization tool for results from Sledgehammer.
   219 
   220 
   221 Contributions to Isabelle2009
   222 -----------------------------
   223 
   224 * March 2009: Robert Himmelmann, TUM and Amine Chaieb, University of
   225   Cambridge
   226   Elementary topology in Euclidean space.
   227 
   228 * March 2009: Johannes Hoelzl, TUM
   229   Method "approximation", which proves real valued inequalities by
   230   computation.
   231 
   232 * February 2009: Filip Maric, Univ. of Belgrade
   233   A Serbian theory.
   234 
   235 * February 2009: Jasmin Christian Blanchette, TUM
   236   Misc cleanup of HOL/refute.
   237 
   238 * February 2009: Timothy Bourke, NICTA
   239   New find_consts command.
   240 
   241 * February 2009: Timothy Bourke, NICTA
   242   "solves" criterion for find_theorems and auto_solve option
   243 
   244 * December 2008: Clemens Ballarin, TUM
   245   New locale implementation.
   246 
   247 * December 2008: Armin Heller, TUM and Alexander Krauss, TUM
   248   Method "sizechange" for advanced termination proofs.
   249 
   250 * November 2008: Timothy Bourke, NICTA
   251   Performance improvement (factor 50) for find_theorems.
   252 
   253 * 2008: Florian Haftmann, TUM
   254   Various extensions and restructurings in HOL, improvements
   255   in evaluation mechanisms, new module binding.ML for name bindings.
   256 
   257 * October 2008: Fabian Immler, TUM
   258   ATP manager for Sledgehammer, based on ML threads instead of Posix
   259   processes.  Additional ATP wrappers, including remote SystemOnTPTP
   260   services.
   261 
   262 * September 2008: Stefan Berghofer, TUM and Marc Bezem, Univ. Bergen
   263   Prover for coherent logic.
   264 
   265 * August 2008: Fabian Immler, TUM
   266   Vampire wrapper script for remote SystemOnTPTP service.
   267 
   268 
   269 Contributions to Isabelle2008
   270 -----------------------------
   271 
   272 * 2007/2008:
   273   Alexander Krauss, TUM and Florian Haftmann, TUM and Stefan Berghofer, TUM
   274   HOL library improvements.
   275 
   276 * 2007/2008: Brian Huffman, PSU
   277   HOLCF library improvements.
   278 
   279 * 2007/2008: Stefan Berghofer, TUM
   280   HOL-Nominal package improvements.
   281 
   282 * March 2008: Markus Reiter, TUM
   283   HOL/Library/RBT: red-black trees.
   284 
   285 * February 2008: Alexander Krauss, TUM and Florian Haftmann, TUM and
   286   Lukas Bulwahn, TUM and John Matthews, Galois:
   287   HOL/Library/Imperative_HOL: Haskell-style imperative data structures
   288   for HOL.
   289 
   290 * December 2007: Norbert Schirmer, Uni Saarbruecken
   291   Misc improvements of record package in HOL.
   292 
   293 * December 2007: Florian Haftmann, TUM
   294   Overloading and class instantiation target.
   295 
   296 * December 2007: Florian Haftmann, TUM
   297   New version of primrec package for local theories.
   298 
   299 * December 2007: Alexander Krauss, TUM
   300   Method "induction_scheme" in HOL.
   301 
   302 * November 2007: Peter Lammich, Uni Muenster
   303   HOL-Lattice: some more lemmas.
   304 
   305 
   306 Contributions to Isabelle2007
   307 -----------------------------
   308 
   309 * October 2007: Norbert Schirmer, TUM / Uni Saarbruecken
   310   State Spaces: The Locale Way (in HOL).
   311 
   312 * October 2007: Mark A. Hillebrand, DFKI
   313   Robust sub/superscripts in LaTeX document output.
   314 
   315 * August 2007: Jeremy Dawson, NICTA and Paul Graunke, Galois and Brian
   316     Huffman, PSU and Gerwin Klein, NICTA and John Matthews, Galois
   317   HOL-Word: a library for fixed-size machine words in Isabelle.
   318 
   319 * August 2007: Brian Huffman, PSU
   320   HOL/Library/Boolean_Algebra and HOL/Library/Numeral_Type.
   321 
   322 * June 2007: Amine Chaieb, TUM
   323   Semiring normalization and Groebner Bases.
   324   Support for dense linear orders.
   325 
   326 * June 2007: Joe Hurd, Oxford
   327   Metis theorem-prover.
   328 
   329 * 2007: Kong W. Susanto, Cambridge
   330   HOL: Metis prover integration.
   331 
   332 * 2007: Stefan Berghofer, TUM
   333   HOL: inductive predicates and sets.
   334 
   335 * 2007: Norbert Schirmer, TUM
   336   HOL/record: misc improvements.
   337 
   338 * 2006/2007: Alexander Krauss, TUM
   339   HOL: function package and related theories on termination.
   340 
   341 * 2006/2007: Florian Haftmann, TUM
   342   Pure: generic code generator framework.
   343   Pure: class package.
   344   HOL: theory reorganization, code generator setup.
   345 
   346 * 2006/2007: Christian Urban, TUM and Stefan Berghofer, TUM and
   347     Julien Narboux, TUM
   348   HOL/Nominal package and related tools.
   349 
   350 * November 2006: Lukas Bulwahn, TUM
   351   HOL: method "lexicographic_order" for function package.
   352 
   353 * October 2006: Stefan Hohe, TUM
   354   HOL-Algebra: ideals and quotients over rings.
   355 
   356 * August 2006: Amine Chaieb, TUM
   357   Experimental support for generic reflection and reification in HOL.
   358 
   359 * July 2006: Rafal Kolanski, NICTA
   360   Hex (0xFF) and binary (0b1011) numerals.
   361 
   362 * May 2006: Klaus Aehlig, LMU
   363   Command 'normal_form': normalization by evaluation.
   364 
   365 * May 2006: Amine Chaieb, TUM
   366   HOL-Complex: Ferrante and Rackoff Algorithm for linear real
   367   arithmetic.
   368 
   369 * February 2006: Benjamin Porter, NICTA
   370   HOL and HOL-Complex: generalised mean value theorem, continuum is
   371   not denumerable, harmonic and arithmetic series, and denumerability
   372   of rationals.
   373 
   374 * October 2005: Martin Wildmoser, TUM
   375   Sketch for Isar 'guess' element.
   376 
   377 
   378 Contributions to Isabelle2005
   379 -----------------------------
   380 
   381 * September 2005: Lukas Bulwahn and Bernhard Haeupler, TUM
   382   HOL-Complex: Formalization of Taylor series.
   383 
   384 * September 2005: Stephan Merz, Alwen Tiu, QSL Loria
   385   Components for SAT solver method using zChaff.
   386 
   387 * September 2005: Ning Zhang and Christian Urban, LMU Munich
   388   A Chinese theory.
   389 
   390 * September 2005: Bernhard Haeupler, TUM
   391   Method comm_ring for proving equalities in commutative rings.
   392 
   393 * July/August 2005: Jeremy Avigad, Carnegie Mellon University
   394   Various improvements of the HOL and HOL-Complex library.
   395 
   396 * July 2005: Florian Zuleger, Johannes Hoelzl, and Simon Funke, TUM
   397   Some structured proofs about completeness of real numbers.
   398 
   399 * May 2005: Rafal Kolanski and Gerwin Klein, NICTA
   400   Improved retrieval of facts from theory/proof context.
   401 
   402 * February 2005: Lucas Dixon, University of Edinburgh
   403   Improved subst method.
   404 
   405 * 2005: Brian Huffman, OGI
   406   Various improvements of HOLCF.
   407   Some improvements of the HOL-Complex library.
   408 
   409 * 2005: Claire Quigley and Jia Meng, University of Cambridge
   410   Some support for asynchronous communication with external provers
   411   (experimental).
   412 
   413 * 2005: Florian Haftmann, TUM
   414   Contributions to document 'sugar'.
   415   Various ML combinators, notably linear functional transformations.
   416   Some cleanup of ML legacy.
   417   Additional antiquotations.
   418   Improved Isabelle web site.
   419 
   420 * 2004/2005: David Aspinall, University of Edinburgh
   421   Various elements of XML and PGIP based communication with user
   422   interfaces (experimental).
   423 
   424 * 2004/2005: Gerwin Klein, NICTA
   425   Contributions to document 'sugar'.
   426   Improved Isabelle web site.
   427   Improved HTML presentation of theories.
   428 
   429 * 2004/2005: Clemens Ballarin, TUM
   430   Provers: tools for transitive relations and quasi orders.
   431   Improved version of locales, notably interpretation of locales.
   432   Improved version of HOL-Algebra.
   433 
   434 * 2004/2005: Amine Chaieb, TUM
   435   Improved version of HOL presburger method.
   436 
   437 * 2004/2005: Steven Obua, TUM
   438   Improved version of HOL/Import, support for HOL-Light.
   439   Improved version of HOL-Complex-Matrix.
   440   Pure/defs: more sophisticated checks on well-formedness of overloading.
   441   Pure/Tools: an experimental evaluator for lambda terms.
   442 
   443 * 2004/2005: Norbert Schirmer, TUM
   444   Contributions to document 'sugar'.
   445   Improved version of HOL/record.
   446 
   447 * 2004/2005: Sebastian Skalberg, TUM
   448   Improved version of HOL/Import.
   449   Some internal ML reorganizations.
   450 
   451 * 2004/2005: Tjark Weber, TUM
   452   SAT solver method using zChaff.
   453   Improved version of HOL/refute.