Date of Original Version

12-2008

Type

Book Chapter

Published In

Y. Crama and P. Hammer, eds., Boolean Methods and Models, Vol. 2, Cambridge University Press, December 2008.

Abstract or Table of Contents

Optimization can make at least two contributions to boolean logic. Its solution methods can address inference and satisfiability problems, and its style of analysis can reveal tractable classes of boolean problems that might otherwise have gone unnoticed.