Questions tagged [lattices]

The theory of lattices, partially ordered sets all subsets of which have suprema and infima inside the set.

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Data-flow analysis problem adjust to Ullman-Aho's framework?

I am reading the classical book "Compilers. Principles, techniques and tools" by Aho et alii. On chapter 9.3 they talk about a general framework to solve data-flow analysis problems that use a ...
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Relation between Lattice and Boolean Algebra

In discrete math, I have read that lattice is a generalized form of boolean lattice. But those places where boolean algebra is mentioned, they don't tell about lattices (digital logic, binary,...). ...
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Approximate Nearest Neighbour Problem in Spherical Setting

There has been significant literature in solving the (Approximate) Nearest Neighbour Problem in the spherical setting in the $\mathbb{R}^n$ using Angular and Spherical LSH and other lattice sieving ...
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Help in understanding exactly how lattices used as one way functions for hashing

(This question is related to homework) I am doing a cryptography course via long distance and we have been given an assignment which is based on lattice-based cryptography. I have spent the majority ...
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Unranking paths in a graph/lattice

A ranking algorithm determines the position (or rank) of a combinatorial object among all the objects (with respect to a given order); an unranking algorithm finds the object having a specified rank. ...
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What are lattices used for?

Wikipedia says: Complete lattices appear in many applications in mathematics and computer science Is it just referring to the fact that the standard Boolean algebra used in computation is a ...