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