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UNIF'08: - Extended submission deadline
UNIF 2008 22nd International Workshop on Unification http://www.score.cs.tsukuba.ac.jp/~mmarin/UNIF2008/ July 18, 2008, Castle of Hagenberg, Austria Important Dates --------------- Title & abstract: May 5, 2008 Paper submission: May 12, 2008 Notification: June 12, 2008 Final version: June 23, 2008 Workshop: July 18, 2008 Background ---------- UNIF is the main international meeting on unification. The aim of UNIF 2008 is to bring together people interested in unification, present recent (even unfinished) work, and discuss new ideas and trends in unification and related fields. This includes scientific presentations, but also descriptions of applications and software using unification as a strong component. UNIF 2008 collocates with RTA 2008, the 19th International Conference on Rewriting Techniques and Applications. For more information, consult the UNIF 2008 website. Topics ------ Topics of interest include, but are not restricted to: * Unification E-unification Unification Algorithms Higher-Order Unification String Unification Context Unification Combination problems Disunification Typed Unification * Related Topics Constraint Solving Tree Descriptions Matching Narrowing * Applications Type Checking and Type Inference Automated Deduction Rewriting Functional and Logic Programming Grammars Computational Linguistics * Implementations Program Committee ----------------- Rachid Echahed (France) Temur Kutsia (Austria) Mircea Marin (Japan) -- chair Paliath Narendran (USA) Joachim Niehren (France) Rafael del Vado Virseda (Spain) Toshiyuki Yamada (Japan) Submission ---------- Authors are invited to submit an abstract (1-5 pages), a paper (no longer than 15 pages), or a system description (no more than 5 pages) in Postscript or PDF format using the UNIF'08 submission page, handled by the EasyChair conference system. Authors are encouraged to use LaTeX2e and the Springer llncs class files. The necessary style files and instructions can be found at http://www.springer.de/comp/lncs/authors.html. The submission page for UNIF 2008 is http://www.easychair.org/conferences/?conf=unif2008 Informal proceedings of accepted contributions will be available on-line. A hard copy will be distributed at the workshop to registered participants. After the workshop, organizing a special issue of the Journal of Algorithms in Cognition, Informatics and Logic is envisaged.