The state of CASC

Geoffrey Sutcliffe, Christian Suttner

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The CADE ATP System Competition (CASC) is an annual evaluation of fully automatic, first order Automated Theorem Proving systems - the world championship for such systems. This paper captures the state of CASC after CASC-20, the tenth CASC, held in 2005. It provides a summarized history of CASC, details of the current design of the competition, observations and discussion of the effects of CASC on ATP, lessons learnt during CASC, and remarks regarding the past, present, and future of CASC.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)35-48
Number of pages14
JournalAI Communications
Issue number1
StatePublished - 2006



  • Automated theorem proving
  • Competition

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Control and Systems Engineering

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Sutcliffe, G., & Suttner, C. (2006). The state of CASC. AI Communications, 19(1), 35-48.