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  • Interactive program verification using virtual programs 

    Topor, Rodney W. (The University of Edinburgh, 1975)
    This thesis is concerned with ways of proving the correctness of computer programs. The first part of the thesis presents a new method for doing this. The method, called continuation induction, is based on the ideas ...
  • Mechanizing Structural Induction 

    Aubin, Raymond (The University of Edinburgh, 1976)
    This thesis proposes improved methods for the automatic generation of proofs by structural induction in a formal system. The main application considered is proving properties of programs. The theorem-proving problem ...