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Can get satisfaction

The sheer complexity of some computational problems means they will probably never be solved, despite the ever-increasing resources available. But we can sometimes predict under what conditions solutions exist.

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Figure 1: Web of constraint.
Figure 2: Finding satisfaction.

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Gomes, C., Selman, B. Can get satisfaction. Nature 435, 751–752 (2005). https://doi.org/10.1038/435751a

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