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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 
     7 Contributions to this Isabelle version
     8 --------------------------------------
     9 
    10 * December 2008: Clemens Ballarin, TUM
    11   New locale implementation.
    12 
    13 * December 2008: Armin Heller, TUM and Alexander Krauss, TUM
    14   Method "sizechange" for advanced termination proofs.
    15 
    16 * November 2008: Timothy Bourke, NICTA
    17   Performance improvement (factor 50) for find_theorems.
    18 
    19 * 2008: Florian Haftmann, TUM
    20   Various extensions and restructurings in HOL, improvements
    21   in evaluation mechanisms, new module binding.ML for name bindings.
    22 
    23 * October 2008: Fabian Immler, TUM
    24   ATP manager for Sledgehammer, based on ML threads instead of Posix
    25   processes.  Additional ATP wrappers, including remote SystemOnTPTP
    26   services.
    27 
    28 * August 2008: Fabian Immler, TUM
    29   Vampire wrapper script for remote SystemOnTPTP service.
    30 
    31 
    32 Contributions to Isabelle2008
    33 -----------------------------
    34 
    35 * 2007/2008:
    36   Alexander Krauss, TUM and Florian Haftmann, TUM and Stefan Berghofer, TUM
    37   HOL library improvements.
    38 
    39 * 2007/2008: Brian Huffman, PSU
    40   HOLCF library improvements.
    41 
    42 * 2007/2008: Stefan Berghofer, TUM
    43   HOL-Nominal package improvements.  
    44 
    45 * March 2008: Markus Reiter, TUM
    46   HOL/Library/RBT: red-black trees.
    47 
    48 * February 2008: Alexander Krauss, TUM and Florian Haftmann, TUM and
    49   Lukas Bulwahn, TUM and John Matthews, Galois:
    50   HOL/Library/Imperative_HOL: Haskell-style imperative data structures
    51   for HOL.
    52 
    53 * December 2007: Norbert Schirmer, Uni Saarbruecken
    54   Misc improvements of record package in HOL.
    55 
    56 * December 2007: Florian Haftmann, TUM
    57   Overloading and class instantiation target.
    58 
    59 * December 2007: Florian Haftmann, TUM
    60   New version of primrec package for local theories.
    61 
    62 * December 2007: Alexander Krauss, TUM
    63   Method "induction_scheme" in HOL.
    64 
    65 * November 2007: Peter Lammich, Uni Muenster
    66   HOL-Lattice: some more lemmas.
    67 
    68 
    69 Contributions to Isabelle2007
    70 -----------------------------
    71 
    72 * October 2007: Norbert Schirmer, TUM / Uni Saarbruecken
    73   State Spaces: The Locale Way (in HOL).
    74 
    75 * October 2007: Mark A. Hillebrand, DFKI
    76   Robust sub/superscripts in LaTeX document output.
    77 
    78 * August 2007: Jeremy Dawson, NICTA and Paul Graunke, Galois and Brian
    79     Huffman, PSU and Gerwin Klein, NICTA and John Matthews, Galois
    80   HOL-Word: a library for fixed-size machine words in Isabelle.
    81 
    82 * August 2007: Brian Huffman, PSU
    83   HOL/Library/Boolean_Algebra and HOL/Library/Numeral_Type.
    84 
    85 * June 2007: Amine Chaieb, TUM
    86   Semiring normalization and Groebner Bases.
    87   Support for dense linear orders.
    88 
    89 * June 2007: Joe Hurd, Oxford
    90   Metis theorem-prover.
    91 
    92 * 2007: Kong W. Susanto, Cambridge
    93   HOL: Metis prover integration.
    94 
    95 * 2007: Stefan Berghofer, TUM
    96   HOL: inductive predicates and sets.
    97 
    98 * 2007: Norbert Schirmer, TUM
    99   HOL/record: misc improvements.
   100 
   101 * 2006/2007: Alexander Krauss, TUM
   102   HOL: function package and related theories on termination.
   103 
   104 * 2006/2007: Florian Haftmann, TUM
   105   Pure: generic code generator framework.
   106   Pure: class package.
   107   HOL: theory reorganization, code generator setup.
   108 
   109 * 2006/2007: Christian Urban, TUM and Stefan Berghofer, TUM and
   110     Julien Narboux, TUM
   111   HOL/Nominal package and related tools.
   112 
   113 * November 2006: Lukas Bulwahn, TUM
   114   HOL: method "lexicographic_order" for function package.
   115 
   116 * October 2006: Stefan Hohe, TUM
   117   HOL-Algebra: ideals and quotients over rings.
   118 
   119 * August 2006: Amine Chaieb, TUM
   120   Experimental support for generic reflection and reification in HOL.
   121 
   122 * July 2006: Rafal Kolanski, NICTA
   123   Hex (0xFF) and binary (0b1011) numerals.
   124 
   125 * May 2006: Klaus Aehlig, LMU
   126   Command 'normal_form': normalization by evaluation.
   127 
   128 * May 2006: Amine Chaieb, TUM
   129   HOL-Complex: Ferrante and Rackoff Algorithm for linear real
   130   arithmetic.
   131 
   132 * February 2006: Benjamin Porter, NICTA
   133   HOL and HOL-Complex: generalised mean value theorem, continuum is
   134   not denumerable, harmonic and arithmetic series, and denumerability
   135   of rationals.
   136 
   137 * October 2005: Martin Wildmoser, TUM
   138   Sketch for Isar 'guess' element.
   139 
   140 
   141 Contributions to Isabelle2005
   142 -----------------------------
   143 
   144 * September 2005: Lukas Bulwahn and Bernhard Haeupler, TUM
   145   HOL-Complex: Formalization of Taylor series.
   146 
   147 * September 2005: Stephan Merz, Alwen Tiu, QSL Loria
   148   Components for SAT solver method using zChaff.
   149 
   150 * September 2005: Ning Zhang and Christian Urban, LMU Munich
   151   A Chinese theory.
   152 
   153 * September 2005: Bernhard Haeupler, TUM
   154   Method comm_ring for proving equalities in commutative rings.
   155 
   156 * July/August 2005: Jeremy Avigad, Carnegie Mellon University
   157   Various improvements of the HOL and HOL-Complex library.
   158 
   159 * July 2005: Florian Zuleger, Johannes Hoelzl, and Simon Funke, TUM
   160   Some structured proofs about completeness of real numbers.
   161 
   162 * May 2005: Rafal Kolanski and Gerwin Klein, NICTA
   163   Improved retrieval of facts from theory/proof context.
   164 
   165 * February 2005: Lucas Dixon, University of Edinburgh
   166   Improved subst method.
   167 
   168 * 2005: Brian Huffman, OGI
   169   Various improvements of HOLCF.
   170   Some improvements of the HOL-Complex library.
   171 
   172 * 2005: Claire Quigley and Jia Meng, University of Cambridge
   173   Some support for asynchronous communication with external provers
   174   (experimental).
   175 
   176 * 2005: Florian Haftmann, TUM
   177   Contributions to document 'sugar'.
   178   Various ML combinators, notably linear functional transformations.
   179   Some cleanup of ML legacy.
   180   Additional antiquotations.
   181   Improved Isabelle web site.
   182 
   183 * 2004/2005: David Aspinall, University of Edinburgh
   184   Various elements of XML and PGIP based communication with user
   185   interfaces (experimental).
   186 
   187 * 2004/2005: Gerwin Klein, NICTA
   188   Contributions to document 'sugar'.
   189   Improved Isabelle web site.
   190   Improved HTML presentation of theories.
   191 
   192 * 2004/2005: Clemens Ballarin, TUM
   193   Provers: tools for transitive relations and quasi orders.
   194   Improved version of locales, notably interpretation of locales.
   195   Improved version of HOL-Algebra.
   196 
   197 * 2004/2005: Amine Chaieb, TUM
   198   Improved version of HOL presburger method.
   199 
   200 * 2004/2005: Steven Obua, TUM
   201   Improved version of HOL/Import, support for HOL-Light.
   202   Improved version of HOL-Complex-Matrix.
   203   Pure/defs: more sophisticated checks on well-formedness of overloading.
   204   Pure/Tools: an experimental evaluator for lambda terms.
   205 
   206 * 2004/2005: Norbert Schirmer, TUM
   207   Contributions to document 'sugar'.
   208   Improved version of HOL/record.
   209 
   210 * 2004/2005: Sebastian Skalberg, TUM
   211   Improved version of HOL/Import.
   212   Some internal ML reorganizations.
   213 
   214 * 2004/2005: Tjark Weber, TUM
   215   SAT solver method using zChaff.
   216   Improved version of HOL/refute.