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NEWS and 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 Isabelle2013-1
     7 -------------------------------
     8 
     9 * September 2013: Nik Sultana, University of Cambridge
    10   Improvements to HOL/TPTP parser and import facilities.
    11 
    12 * Summer 2013: Makarius Wenzel, Université Paris-Sud / LRI
    13   Improvements of Isabelle/Scala and Isabelle/jEdit Prover IDE.
    14 
    15 * Summer 2013: Manuel Eberl, TUM
    16   Generation of elimination rules in the function package.
    17   New command "fun_cases".
    18 
    19 * Spring and Summer 2013: Lorenz Panny, Dmitriy Traytel, and
    20   Jasmin Blanchette, TUM
    21   Various improvements to BNF-based (co)datatype package, including
    22   "primrec_new" and "primcorec" commands and a compatibility layer.
    23 
    24 * Spring and Summer 2013: Ondrej Kuncar, TUM
    25   Various improvments of Lifting and Transfer packages
    26 
    27 * Spring 2013: Brian Huffman, Galois Inc.
    28   Improvments of the Transfer package
    29   
    30 * Summer 2013: Daniel Kühlwein, ICIS, Radboud University Nijmegen
    31   Jasmin Blanchette, TUM
    32   Various improvements to MaSh, including a server mode.
    33 
    34 * First half of 2013: Steffen Smolka, TUM
    35   Further improvements to Sledgehammer's Isar proof generator.
    36 
    37 * Summer 2013: Christian Sternagel, JAIST
    38   Improved support for ad hoc overloading of constants, including
    39   documentation and examples.
    40 
    41 * May 2013: Florian Haftmann, TUM
    42   Ephemeral interpretation in local theories.
    43 
    44 * May 2013: Lukas Bulwahn and Nicolai Schaffroth, TUM
    45   Spec_Check: A Quickcheck tool for Isabelle/ML.
    46 
    47 * April 2013: Stefan Berghofer, secunet Security Networks AG
    48   Dmitriy Traytel, TUM
    49   Makarius Wenzel, Université Paris-Sud / LRI
    50   Case translations as a separate check phase independent of the
    51   datatype package.
    52 
    53 * March 2013: Florian Haftmann, TUM
    54   Reform of "big operators" on sets.
    55 
    56 * March 2013: Florian Haftmann, TUM
    57   Algebraic locale hierarchy for orderings and (semi)lattices.
    58 
    59 * February 2013: Florian Haftmann, TUM
    60   Reworking and consolidation of code generation for target language
    61   numerals.
    62 
    63 * February 2013: Florian Haftmann, TUM
    64   Sieve of Eratosthenes.
    65 
    66 
    67 Contributions to Isabelle2013
    68 -----------------------------
    69 
    70 * 2012: Makarius Wenzel, Université Paris-Sud / LRI
    71   Improvements of Isabelle/Scala and Isabelle/jEdit Prover IDE.
    72 
    73 * Fall 2012: Daniel Kühlwein, ICIS, Radboud University Nijmegen
    74   Jasmin Blanchette, TUM
    75   Implemented Machine Learning for Sledgehammer (MaSh).
    76 
    77 * Fall 2012: Steffen Smolka, TUM
    78   Various improvements to Sledgehammer's Isar proof generator,
    79   including a smart type annotation algorithm and proof shrinking.
    80 
    81 * December 2012: Alessandro Coglio, Kestrel
    82   Contributions to HOL's Lattice library.
    83 
    84 * November 2012: Fabian Immler, TUM
    85   "Symbols" dockable for Isabelle/jEdit.
    86 
    87 * November 2012: Fabian Immler, TUM
    88   Proof of the Daniell-Kolmogorov theorem: the existence of the limit
    89   of projective families.
    90 
    91 * October 2012: Andreas Lochbihler, KIT
    92   Efficient construction of red-black trees from sorted associative
    93   lists.
    94 
    95 * September 2012: Florian Haftmann, TUM
    96   Lattice instances for type option.
    97 
    98 * September 2012: Christian Sternagel, JAIST
    99   Consolidated HOL/Library (theories: Prefix_Order, Sublist, and
   100   Sublist_Order) w.r.t. prefixes, suffixes, and embedding on lists.
   101 
   102 * August 2012: Dmitriy Traytel, Andrei Popescu, Jasmin Blanchette, TUM
   103   New BNF-based (co)datatype package.
   104 
   105 * August 2012: Andrei Popescu and Dmitriy Traytel, TUM
   106   Theories of ordinals and cardinals.
   107 
   108 * July 2012: Makarius Wenzel, Université Paris-Sud / LRI
   109   Advanced support for Isabelle sessions and build management, notably
   110   "isabelle build".
   111 
   112 * June 2012: Felix Kuperjans, Lukas Bulwahn, TUM and Rafal Kolanski, NICTA
   113   Simproc for rewriting set comprehensions into pointfree expressions.
   114 
   115 * May 2012: Andreas Lochbihler, KIT
   116   Theory of almost everywhere constant functions.
   117 
   118 * 2010-2012: Markus Kaiser and Lukas Bulwahn, TUM
   119   Graphview in Scala/Swing.
   120 
   121 
   122 Contributions to Isabelle2012
   123 -----------------------------
   124 
   125 * April 2012: Johannes Hölzl, TUM
   126   Probability: Introduced type to represent measures instead of
   127   locales.
   128 
   129 * April 2012: Johannes Hölzl, Fabian Immler, TUM
   130   Float: Moved to Dyadic rationals to represent floating point numers.
   131 
   132 * April 2012: Thomas Sewell, NICTA and
   133   2010: Sascha Boehme, TUM
   134   Theory HOL/Word/WordBitwise: logic/circuit expansion of bitvector
   135   equalities/inequalities.
   136 
   137 * March 2012: Christian Sternagel, JAIST
   138   Consolidated theory of relation composition.
   139 
   140 * March 2012: Nik Sultana, University of Cambridge
   141   HOL/TPTP parser and import facilities.
   142 
   143 * March 2012: Cezary Kaliszyk, University of Innsbruck and
   144   Alexander Krauss, QAware GmbH
   145   Faster and more scalable Import mechanism for HOL Light proofs.
   146 
   147 * January 2012: Florian Haftmann, TUM, et al.
   148   (Re-)Introduction of the "set" type constructor.
   149 
   150 * 2012: Ondrej Kuncar, TUM
   151   New package Lifting, various improvements and refinements to the
   152   Quotient package.
   153 
   154 * 2011/2012: Jasmin Blanchette, TUM
   155   Various improvements to Sledgehammer, notably: tighter integration
   156   with SPASS, support for more provers (Alt-Ergo, iProver,
   157   iProver-Eq).
   158 
   159 * 2011/2012: Makarius Wenzel, Université Paris-Sud / LRI
   160   Various refinements of local theory infrastructure.
   161   Improvements of Isabelle/Scala layer and Isabelle/jEdit Prover IDE.
   162 
   163 
   164 Contributions to Isabelle2011-1
   165 -------------------------------
   166 
   167 * September 2011: Peter Gammie
   168   Theory HOL/Library/Saturated: numbers with saturated arithmetic.
   169 
   170 * August 2011: Florian Haftmann, Johannes Hölzl and Lars Noschinski, TUM
   171   Refined theory on complete lattices.
   172 
   173 * August 2011: Brian Huffman, Portland State University
   174   Miscellaneous cleanup of Complex_Main and Multivariate_Analysis.
   175 
   176 * June 2011: Brian Huffman, Portland State University
   177   Proof method "countable_datatype" for theory Library/Countable.
   178 
   179 * 2011: Jasmin Blanchette, TUM
   180   Various improvements to Sledgehammer, notably: use of sound
   181   translations, support for more provers (Waldmeister, LEO-II,
   182   Satallax). Further development of Nitpick and 'try' command.
   183 
   184 * 2011: Andreas Lochbihler, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology
   185   Theory HOL/Library/Cset_Monad allows do notation for computable sets
   186   (cset) via the generic monad ad-hoc overloading facility.
   187 
   188 * 2011: Johannes Hölzl, Armin Heller, TUM and
   189   Bogdan Grechuk, University of Edinburgh
   190   Theory HOL/Library/Extended_Reals: real numbers extended with plus
   191   and minus infinity.
   192 
   193 * 2011: Makarius Wenzel, Université Paris-Sud / LRI
   194   Various building blocks for Isabelle/Scala layer and Isabelle/jEdit
   195   Prover IDE.
   196 
   197 
   198 Contributions to Isabelle2011
   199 -----------------------------
   200 
   201 * January 2011: Stefan Berghofer, secunet Security Networks AG
   202   HOL-SPARK: an interactive prover back-end for SPARK.
   203 
   204 * October 2010: Bogdan Grechuk, University of Edinburgh
   205   Extended convex analysis in Multivariate Analysis.
   206 
   207 * October 2010: Dmitriy Traytel, TUM
   208   Coercive subtyping via subtype constraints.
   209 
   210 * October 2010: Alexander Krauss, TUM
   211   Command partial_function for function definitions based on complete
   212   partial orders in HOL.
   213 
   214 * September 2010: Florian Haftmann, TUM
   215   Refined concepts for evaluation, i.e., normalization of terms using
   216   different techniques.
   217 
   218 * September 2010: Florian Haftmann, TUM
   219   Code generation for Scala.
   220 
   221 * August 2010: Johannes Hoelzl, Armin Heller, and Robert Himmelmann, TUM
   222   Improved Probability theory in HOL.
   223 
   224 * July 2010: Florian Haftmann, TUM
   225   Reworking and extension of the Imperative HOL framework.
   226 
   227 * July 2010: Alexander Krauss, TUM and Christian Sternagel, University
   228     of Innsbruck
   229   Ad-hoc overloading. Generic do notation for monads.
   230 
   231 
   232 Contributions to Isabelle2009-2
   233 -------------------------------
   234 
   235 * 2009/2010: Stefan Berghofer, Alexander Krauss, and Andreas Schropp, TUM,
   236   Makarius Wenzel, TUM / LRI
   237   Elimination of type classes from proof terms.
   238 
   239 * April 2010: Florian Haftmann, TUM
   240   Reorganization of abstract algebra type classes.
   241 
   242 * April 2010: Florian Haftmann, TUM
   243   Code generation for data representations involving invariants;
   244   various collections avaiable in theories Fset, Dlist, RBT,
   245   Mapping and AssocList.
   246 
   247 * March 2010: Sascha Boehme, TUM
   248   Efficient SHA1 library for Poly/ML.
   249 
   250 * February 2010: Cezary Kaliszyk and Christian Urban, TUM
   251   Quotient type package for Isabelle/HOL.
   252 
   253 
   254 Contributions to Isabelle2009-1
   255 -------------------------------
   256 
   257 * November 2009, Brian Huffman, PSU
   258   New definitional domain package for HOLCF.
   259 
   260 * November 2009: Robert Himmelmann, TUM
   261   Derivation and Brouwer's fixpoint theorem in Multivariate Analysis.
   262 
   263 * November 2009: Stefan Berghofer and Lukas Bulwahn, TUM
   264   A tabled implementation of the reflexive transitive closure.
   265 
   266 * November 2009: Lukas Bulwahn, TUM
   267   Predicate Compiler: a compiler for inductive predicates to
   268   equational specifications.
   269 
   270 * November 2009: Sascha Boehme, TUM and Burkhart Wolff, LRI Paris
   271   HOL-Boogie: an interactive prover back-end for Boogie and VCC.
   272 
   273 * October 2009: Jasmin Blanchette, TUM
   274   Nitpick: yet another counterexample generator for Isabelle/HOL.
   275 
   276 * October 2009: Sascha Boehme, TUM
   277   Extension of SMT method: proof-reconstruction for the SMT solver Z3.
   278 
   279 * October 2009: Florian Haftmann, TUM
   280   Refinement of parts of the HOL datatype package.
   281 
   282 * October 2009: Florian Haftmann, TUM
   283   Generic term styles for term antiquotations.
   284 
   285 * September 2009: Thomas Sewell, NICTA
   286   More efficient HOL/record implementation.
   287 
   288 * September 2009: Sascha Boehme, TUM
   289   SMT method using external SMT solvers.
   290 
   291 * September 2009: Florian Haftmann, TUM
   292   Refinement of sets and lattices.
   293 
   294 * July 2009: Jeremy Avigad and Amine Chaieb
   295   New number theory.
   296 
   297 * July 2009: Philipp Meyer, TUM
   298   HOL/Library/Sum_Of_Squares: functionality to call a remote csdp
   299   prover.
   300 
   301 * July 2009: Florian Haftmann, TUM
   302   New quickcheck implementation using new code generator.
   303 
   304 * July 2009: Florian Haftmann, TUM
   305   HOL/Library/Fset: an explicit type of sets; finite sets ready to use
   306   for code generation.
   307 
   308 * June 2009: Florian Haftmann, TUM
   309   HOL/Library/Tree: search trees implementing mappings, ready to use
   310   for code generation.
   311 
   312 * March 2009: Philipp Meyer, TUM
   313   Minimization tool for results from Sledgehammer.
   314 
   315 
   316 Contributions to Isabelle2009
   317 -----------------------------
   318 
   319 * March 2009: Robert Himmelmann, TUM and Amine Chaieb, University of
   320   Cambridge
   321   Elementary topology in Euclidean space.
   322 
   323 * March 2009: Johannes Hoelzl, TUM
   324   Method "approximation", which proves real valued inequalities by
   325   computation.
   326 
   327 * February 2009: Filip Maric, Univ. of Belgrade
   328   A Serbian theory.
   329 
   330 * February 2009: Jasmin Christian Blanchette, TUM
   331   Misc cleanup of HOL/refute.
   332 
   333 * February 2009: Timothy Bourke, NICTA
   334   New find_consts command.
   335 
   336 * February 2009: Timothy Bourke, NICTA
   337   "solves" criterion for find_theorems and auto_solve option
   338 
   339 * December 2008: Clemens Ballarin, TUM
   340   New locale implementation.
   341 
   342 * December 2008: Armin Heller, TUM and Alexander Krauss, TUM
   343   Method "sizechange" for advanced termination proofs.
   344 
   345 * November 2008: Timothy Bourke, NICTA
   346   Performance improvement (factor 50) for find_theorems.
   347 
   348 * 2008: Florian Haftmann, TUM
   349   Various extensions and restructurings in HOL, improvements
   350   in evaluation mechanisms, new module binding.ML for name bindings.
   351 
   352 * October 2008: Fabian Immler, TUM
   353   ATP manager for Sledgehammer, based on ML threads instead of Posix
   354   processes.  Additional ATP wrappers, including remote SystemOnTPTP
   355   services.
   356 
   357 * September 2008: Stefan Berghofer, TUM and Marc Bezem, Univ. Bergen
   358   Prover for coherent logic.
   359 
   360 * August 2008: Fabian Immler, TUM
   361   Vampire wrapper script for remote SystemOnTPTP service.
   362 
   363 
   364 Contributions to Isabelle2008
   365 -----------------------------
   366 
   367 * 2007/2008:
   368   Alexander Krauss, TUM and Florian Haftmann, TUM and Stefan Berghofer, TUM
   369   HOL library improvements.
   370 
   371 * 2007/2008: Brian Huffman, PSU
   372   HOLCF library improvements.
   373 
   374 * 2007/2008: Stefan Berghofer, TUM
   375   HOL-Nominal package improvements.
   376 
   377 * March 2008: Markus Reiter, TUM
   378   HOL/Library/RBT: red-black trees.
   379 
   380 * February 2008: Alexander Krauss, TUM and Florian Haftmann, TUM and
   381   Lukas Bulwahn, TUM and John Matthews, Galois:
   382   HOL/Library/Imperative_HOL: Haskell-style imperative data structures
   383   for HOL.
   384 
   385 * December 2007: Norbert Schirmer, Uni Saarbruecken
   386   Misc improvements of record package in HOL.
   387 
   388 * December 2007: Florian Haftmann, TUM
   389   Overloading and class instantiation target.
   390 
   391 * December 2007: Florian Haftmann, TUM
   392   New version of primrec package for local theories.
   393 
   394 * December 2007: Alexander Krauss, TUM
   395   Method "induction_scheme" in HOL.
   396 
   397 * November 2007: Peter Lammich, Uni Muenster
   398   HOL-Lattice: some more lemmas.
   399 
   400 
   401 Contributions to Isabelle2007
   402 -----------------------------
   403 
   404 * October 2007: Norbert Schirmer, TUM / Uni Saarbruecken
   405   State Spaces: The Locale Way (in HOL).
   406 
   407 * October 2007: Mark A. Hillebrand, DFKI
   408   Robust sub/superscripts in LaTeX document output.
   409 
   410 * August 2007: Jeremy Dawson, NICTA and Paul Graunke, Galois and Brian
   411     Huffman, PSU and Gerwin Klein, NICTA and John Matthews, Galois
   412   HOL-Word: a library for fixed-size machine words in Isabelle.
   413 
   414 * August 2007: Brian Huffman, PSU
   415   HOL/Library/Boolean_Algebra and HOL/Library/Numeral_Type.
   416 
   417 * June 2007: Amine Chaieb, TUM
   418   Semiring normalization and Groebner Bases.
   419   Support for dense linear orders.
   420 
   421 * June 2007: Joe Hurd, Oxford
   422   Metis theorem-prover.
   423 
   424 * 2007: Kong W. Susanto, Cambridge
   425   HOL: Metis prover integration.
   426 
   427 * 2007: Stefan Berghofer, TUM
   428   HOL: inductive predicates and sets.
   429 
   430 * 2007: Norbert Schirmer, TUM
   431   HOL/record: misc improvements.
   432 
   433 * 2006/2007: Alexander Krauss, TUM
   434   HOL: function package and related theories on termination.
   435 
   436 * 2006/2007: Florian Haftmann, TUM
   437   Pure: generic code generator framework.
   438   Pure: class package.
   439   HOL: theory reorganization, code generator setup.
   440 
   441 * 2006/2007: Christian Urban, TUM and Stefan Berghofer, TUM and
   442     Julien Narboux, TUM
   443   HOL/Nominal package and related tools.
   444 
   445 * November 2006: Lukas Bulwahn, TUM
   446   HOL: method "lexicographic_order" for function package.
   447 
   448 * October 2006: Stefan Hohe, TUM
   449   HOL-Algebra: ideals and quotients over rings.
   450 
   451 * August 2006: Amine Chaieb, TUM
   452   Experimental support for generic reflection and reification in HOL.
   453 
   454 * July 2006: Rafal Kolanski, NICTA
   455   Hex (0xFF) and binary (0b1011) numerals.
   456 
   457 * May 2006: Klaus Aehlig, LMU
   458   Command 'normal_form': normalization by evaluation.
   459 
   460 * May 2006: Amine Chaieb, TUM
   461   HOL-Complex: Ferrante and Rackoff Algorithm for linear real
   462   arithmetic.
   463 
   464 * February 2006: Benjamin Porter, NICTA
   465   HOL and HOL-Complex: generalised mean value theorem, continuum is
   466   not denumerable, harmonic and arithmetic series, and denumerability
   467   of rationals.
   468 
   469 * October 2005: Martin Wildmoser, TUM
   470   Sketch for Isar 'guess' element.
   471 
   472 
   473 Contributions to Isabelle2005
   474 -----------------------------
   475 
   476 * September 2005: Lukas Bulwahn and Bernhard Haeupler, TUM
   477   HOL-Complex: Formalization of Taylor series.
   478 
   479 * September 2005: Stephan Merz, Alwen Tiu, QSL Loria
   480   Components for SAT solver method using zChaff.
   481 
   482 * September 2005: Ning Zhang and Christian Urban, LMU Munich
   483   A Chinese theory.
   484 
   485 * September 2005: Bernhard Haeupler, TUM
   486   Method comm_ring for proving equalities in commutative rings.
   487 
   488 * July/August 2005: Jeremy Avigad, Carnegie Mellon University
   489   Various improvements of the HOL and HOL-Complex library.
   490 
   491 * July 2005: Florian Zuleger, Johannes Hoelzl, and Simon Funke, TUM
   492   Some structured proofs about completeness of real numbers.
   493 
   494 * May 2005: Rafal Kolanski and Gerwin Klein, NICTA
   495   Improved retrieval of facts from theory/proof context.
   496 
   497 * February 2005: Lucas Dixon, University of Edinburgh
   498   Improved subst method.
   499 
   500 * 2005: Brian Huffman, OGI
   501   Various improvements of HOLCF.
   502   Some improvements of the HOL-Complex library.
   503 
   504 * 2005: Claire Quigley and Jia Meng, University of Cambridge
   505   Some support for asynchronous communication with external provers
   506   (experimental).
   507 
   508 * 2005: Florian Haftmann, TUM
   509   Contributions to document 'sugar'.
   510   Various ML combinators, notably linear functional transformations.
   511   Some cleanup of ML legacy.
   512   Additional antiquotations.
   513   Improved Isabelle web site.
   514 
   515 * 2004/2005: David Aspinall, University of Edinburgh
   516   Various elements of XML and PGIP based communication with user
   517   interfaces (experimental).
   518 
   519 * 2004/2005: Gerwin Klein, NICTA
   520   Contributions to document 'sugar'.
   521   Improved Isabelle web site.
   522   Improved HTML presentation of theories.
   523 
   524 * 2004/2005: Clemens Ballarin, TUM
   525   Provers: tools for transitive relations and quasi orders.
   526   Improved version of locales, notably interpretation of locales.
   527   Improved version of HOL-Algebra.
   528 
   529 * 2004/2005: Amine Chaieb, TUM
   530   Improved version of HOL presburger method.
   531 
   532 * 2004/2005: Steven Obua, TUM
   533   Improved version of HOL/Import, support for HOL-Light.
   534   Improved version of HOL-Complex-Matrix.
   535   Pure/defs: more sophisticated checks on well-formedness of overloading.
   536   Pure/Tools: an experimental evaluator for lambda terms.
   537 
   538 * 2004/2005: Norbert Schirmer, TUM
   539   Contributions to document 'sugar'.
   540   Improved version of HOL/record.
   541 
   542 * 2004/2005: Sebastian Skalberg, TUM
   543   Improved version of HOL/Import.
   544   Some internal ML reorganizations.
   545 
   546 * 2004/2005: Tjark Weber, TUM
   547   SAT solver method using zChaff.
   548   Improved version of HOL/refute.