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