# On the classes of languages accepted by limited context restarting automata

Friedrich Otto; Peter Černo; František Mráz

RAIRO - Theoretical Informatics and Applications - Informatique Théorique et Applications (2014)

- Volume: 48, Issue: 1, page 61-84
- ISSN: 0988-3754

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topOtto, Friedrich, Černo, Peter, and Mráz, František. "On the classes of languages accepted by limited context restarting automata." RAIRO - Theoretical Informatics and Applications - Informatique Théorique et Applications 48.1 (2014): 61-84. <http://eudml.org/doc/273071>.

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abstract = {In the literature various types of restarting automata have been studied that are based on contextual rewriting. A word w is accepted by such an automaton if, starting from the initial configuration that corresponds to input w, the word w is reduced to the empty word by a finite number of applications of these contextual rewritings. This approach is reminiscent of the notion of McNaughton families of languages. Here we put the aforementioned types of restarting automata into the context of McNaughton families of languages, relating the classes of languages accepted by these automata in particular to the class GCSL of growing context-sensitive languages and to the class CRL of Church–Rosser languages.},

author = {Otto, Friedrich, Černo, Peter, Mráz, František},

journal = {RAIRO - Theoretical Informatics and Applications - Informatique Théorique et Applications},

keywords = {restarting automaton; contextual rewriting; mcnaughton family of languages},

language = {eng},

number = {1},

pages = {61-84},

publisher = {EDP-Sciences},

title = {On the classes of languages accepted by limited context restarting automata},

url = {http://eudml.org/doc/273071},

volume = {48},

year = {2014},

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AU - Otto, Friedrich

AU - Černo, Peter

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PB - EDP-Sciences

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AB - In the literature various types of restarting automata have been studied that are based on contextual rewriting. A word w is accepted by such an automaton if, starting from the initial configuration that corresponds to input w, the word w is reduced to the empty word by a finite number of applications of these contextual rewritings. This approach is reminiscent of the notion of McNaughton families of languages. Here we put the aforementioned types of restarting automata into the context of McNaughton families of languages, relating the classes of languages accepted by these automata in particular to the class GCSL of growing context-sensitive languages and to the class CRL of Church–Rosser languages.

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