By Cristian Calude, Juraj Hromkovič (auth.), Prof. Dr. Grzegorz Rozenberg, Prof. Dr. Arto Salomaa (eds.)

The desire for a entire survey-type exposition on formal languages and comparable mainstream parts of desktop technological know-how has been glaring for a few years. within the early Seventies, while the booklet Formal Languages by means of the second one pointed out editor seemed, it was once nonetheless rather possible to put in writing a complete ebook with that name and contain additionally themes of present examine curiosity. this is able to no longer be attainable anymore. A standard-sized ebook on formal languages might both need to remain on a reasonably low point in any other case be really expert and limited to a few slim zone of the sector. The setup turns into tremendously various in a set of contributions, the place the easiest professionals on the earth sign up for forces, each one of them concentrat ing on their lonesome parts of specialization. the current three-volume instruction manual constitutes this sort of distinctive assortment. In those 3 volumes we current the present state-of-the-art in formallanguage conception. We have been so much happy with the enthusiastic reaction given to our request for contributions through experts representing a variety of subfields. the necessity for a guide of Formal Languages was once in lots of solutions expressed in numerous methods: as an simply available his torical reference, a common resource of data, an total course-aid, and a compact selection of fabric for self-study. we're confident that the ultimate end result will fulfill such quite a few needs.

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20 f(n) = O(g(n» means that there exists a constant c such that for all n. If(n)1 :::: clg(n)l, 14 C. Calude and J. Hromkovic The following two questions: Does the Diophantine equation P = 0 have a solution? Does the Diophantine equation P = 0 have an infinity of solutions? are algorithmically unsolvahle, hut, they have a different degree of unsolvability! If one considers a Diophantine equation with a parameter n, and asks whether or not there is a solution for n = 0,1,2, ... , N - 1, then the N answers to these N questions really constitute only log2 N bits of information, as we can determine which equation has a solution if we know how many of them are solvable.

7 The Church-Turing Thesis The Church~Turing Thesis, a prevailing paradigm in computation theory, states that no realizable computing device can be "globally" more powerful, that is, aside from relative speedups, than a universal Turing machine. It is a thesis, and not a theorem, as it relates an informal notion ~ a realizable computing device ~ to a mathematical notion. Re-phrasing, the Church~Turing Thesis states that the universal Turing machine is an adequate model for discrete computation.

In simple terms, the Church-Turing Thesis was stated as follows: What is humanly computable is computable by a universal Thring machine. Thus, it equates information-processing capabilities of a human being with the "intellectual capacities" of a universal Turing machine. 23 This discussion leads directly to the traditional problem of mind and matter, which exceeds the aim of this paper (see the discussion in [51, 58, 70, 126, 127, 120, 121, 130])j in what follows we shall superficially review this topic in connection with the related question: can computers think?