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On Finite-Index Indexed Grammars and Their Restrictions

  • Flavio D’AlessandroEmail author
  • Oscar H. Ibarra
  • Ian McQuillan
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 10168)

Abstract

The family, \({\mathsf{{\mathcal {L}}(IND_{LIN})}}\), of languages generated by linear indexed grammars has been studied in the literature. It is known that the Parikh image of every language in \({\mathsf{{\mathcal {L}}(IND_{LIN})}}\) is semi-linear. However, there are bounded semi-linear languages that are not in \({\mathsf{{\mathcal {L}}(IND_{LIN})}}\). Here, we look at larger families of (restricted) indexed languages and study their properties, their relationships, and their decidability properties.

Keywords

Indexed languages Finite-index Full trios Semi-linearity Bounded languages ET0L languages 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Flavio D’Alessandro
    • 1
    • 2
    Email author
  • Oscar H. Ibarra
    • 3
  • Ian McQuillan
    • 4
  1. 1.Department of MathematicsSapienza University of RomeRomeItaly
  2. 2.Department of MathematicsBoğaziçi UniversityBebekTurkey
  3. 3.Department of Computer ScienceUniversity of CaliforniaSanta BarbaraUSA
  4. 4.Department of Computer ScienceUniversity of SaskatchewanSaskatoonCanada

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