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Models of PAWednesday, March 6, 20136:30 pmGC 4214.03

Keita Yokoyama

Several versions of self-embedding theorem

Mathematical Institute, Tohoku University

In this talk, I will give several versions of Friedman’s self-embedding theorem which can characterize subsystems of Peano arithmetic. Similarly, I will also give several variations of Tanaka’s self-embedding theorem to characterize subsystems of second-order arithmetic.