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Weighted relational semantics for PCF

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I will start with the category of sets and relations, and show how from it we can derive a model for the functional language PCF . I will then present a generalised version of the model where morphisms carry weights. In this new category we can give semantics to extensions of PCF with various additional features, for example probabilistic or non-deterministic primitives.

It will be helpful to know some category theory and be familiar with basic operational semantics of programming languages.

This talk is part of the Logic & Semantics for Dummies series.

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