Nov. 11, 1964 to Nov. 13, 1964
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Solving prime implicant tables is greatly facilitated by reduction techniques such as row dominance, column dominance and essential row selection. This paper presents a new reduction technique which is operable on any otherwise irreducible table having a column covered by two rows.
James F. Gimpel, "A reduction technique for prime implicant tables", FOCS, 1964, 2013 IEEE 54th Annual Symposium on Foundations of Computer Science, 2013 IEEE 54th Annual Symposium on Foundations of Computer Science 1964, pp. 183-191, doi:10.1109/SWCT.1964.4