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Author International Conference on Semigroups and Formal Languages (2005 : Lisbon, Portugal)

Title Semigroups and formal languages : proceedings of the International Conference, in honor of the 65th birthday of Donald B. McAlister, Centro de Álgebra da Universidade de Lisboa (CAUL), Portugal 12-15 July 2005, organised with special support from Centro Internacional de Matemática (CIM) / editors, Jorge M. André [and others]
Published Singapore ; Hackensack, NJ : World Scientific, [2007]
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Contents 1. A note on finitely generated semigroups of regular languages -- 2. Complete reducibility of pseudovarieties -- 3. Finite generation of P-semigroups with almost G-invariant idempotents -- 4. Open problems on regular languages: a historical perspective -- 5. Solving systems of equations modulo pseudovarieties of Abelian groups and hyperdecidability -- 6. Finite residue class rings of integers modulo n from the viewpoint of global semigroup theory -- 7. A P-theorem for ordered groupoids -- 8. On the finite basis problem for the monoids of extensive transformations -- 9. A Freiheitssatz for subsemigroups of one-relator groups with small cancellation condition -- 10. Wreath product decompositions for triangular matrix semigroups -- 11. In McAlister's footsteps: a random ramble around the P-theorem -- 12. On the structure if the Lattice of combinatorial Rees-Sushkevich varieties -- 13. On trivialixers and subsemigroups -- 14. Semilattice ordered inverse semigroups -- 15. Isomorphism problems for transformation semigroups -- 16. On McAlister's Monoid and its contracted algebra -- 17. Relative monoid presentations and finite derivation type -- 18. Literal varieties and pseudovarieties of homomorphisms onto Abelian groups -- 19. Factorizability in certain classes over inverse semigroups
Notes Title from e-book title screen (viewed Dec. 12, 2008)
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Subject McAlister, Donald B., 1940-
Formal languages -- Congresses.
Semigroups -- Congresses.
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings.
Conference papers and proceedings.
Form Electronic book
Author André, Jorge M.
Centro Internacional de Matemática.
Universidade de Lisboa. Centro de Algebra.
ISBN 9789812708700 (electronic bk.)
9812708707 (electronic bk.)
Other Titles Proceedings of the International Conference, Semigroups and Formal Languages