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Author Hooper, Philip K.
Source ACM Digital Library
Content type Text
Publisher Association for Computing Machinery (ACM)
File Format PDF
Copyright Year ©1966
Language English
Subject Domain (in DDC) Computer science, information & general works ♦ Data processing & computer science
Abstract From an arbitrary Turing machine, $\textit{Z},$ a monogenic Post normal system, $\textit{v}(\textit{Z}),$ is constructed. It is then shown not only that the halting problem for $\textit{Z}$ is reducible to that of $\textit{v}(\textit{Z})$ but also that the halting problem for $\textit{v}(\textit{Z})$ is reducible to that of $\textit{Z}.$ Since these two halting problems are of the same degree, the halting problem for the normal system can have an arbitrary (recursively enumerable) degree of undecidability.
ISSN 00045411
Age Range 18 to 22 years ♦ above 22 year
Educational Use Research
Education Level UG and PG
Learning Resource Type Article
Publisher Date 1966-07-01
Publisher Place New York
e-ISSN 1557735X
Journal Journal of the ACM (JACM)
Volume Number 13
Issue Number 3
Page Count 5
Starting Page 359
Ending Page 363

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Source: ACM Digital Library