Description 
1 online resource (xxxvi, 591 pages) : illustrations 
Series 
Encyclopedia of mathematics and its applications ; v. 93 

Encyclopedia of mathematics and its applications ; v. 93.

Contents 
Cover; Halftitle; Seriestitle; Title; Copyright; Contents; Preface; Acknowledgments; Foreword to A Compendium of Continuous Lattices; Introduction to A Compendium of Continuous Lattices; O A Primer on Ordered Sets and Lattices; I Order Theory of Domains; II The Scott Topology; III The Lawson Topology; IV Morphisms and Functors; V Spectral Theory of Continuous Lattices; VI Compact Posets and Semilattices; VII Topological Algebra and Lattice Theory: Applications; Bibliography; List of Symbols; List of Categories; Index 
Summary 
Information content and programming semantics are just two of the applications of the mathematical concepts of order, continuity and domains. This authoritative and comprehensive account of the subject will be an essential handbook for all those working in the area 
Bibliography 
Includes bibliographical references (pages 523567) and index 
Notes 
Print version record 
Subject 
Continuous lattices.


MATHEMATICS  Infinity.


MATHEMATICS  Logic.


Continuous lattices

Form 
Electronic book

Author 
Gierz, Gerhard.

ISBN 
0511063563 

9780511063565 

0521803381 

9780521803380 

0511072023 

9780511072024 

9780511542725 

0511542720 

0511305982 

9780511305986 
