Semirings. Algebraic theory and applications in computer science. Transl. from the German. (English) Zbl 0934.16046

Series in Algebra. 5. Singapore: World Scientific Publishing. viii, 361 p. (1998).
The first edition of this book, written in German, has appeared in 1993 by B. G. Teubner, Stuttgart [Zbl 0829.16035]. In this English version the authors clearly have corrected minor mistakes or errors and also included some improvements of the presentation.


16Y60 Semirings
16-01 Introductory exposition (textbooks, tutorial papers, etc.) pertaining to associative rings and algebras
06F25 Ordered rings, algebras, modules
12K10 Semifields
40J05 Summability in abstract structures
20M25 Semigroup rings, multiplicative semigroups of rings
16S36 Ordinary and skew polynomial rings and semigroup rings
68Q70 Algebraic theory of languages and automata
20M35 Semigroups in automata theory, linguistics, etc.


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