Uri J. Schild

Uri J. Schild

Computer Science
Bar Ilan University
Ramat Gan 52900, ISRAEL

Email: schild@cs.biu.ac.il
Phone: +972-3-531-8716
Fax: +972-3-738-4056
Office: Computer and Mathematics Bldg (216), Room 123
Office Hours: Usually available on Tuesdays
Don't count on it though,
so check first (send me email)

Updated Feb 5, 2014


Research Interests

My research interests are primarily:

* AI and Law

which leads to:
* Reasoning in Weak-Theory Domains
and:
* Decision Support Systems
in particular:
* DSS for Criminal Sentencing

another domain (ask me about the connection...):
* Requirements Engineering

lately I have also become interested in
* Logic of the Talmud

and let us not forget
* Toulmin Structures and Wigmore Diagrams

Selected Publications

Recent Publications in Logic of the Talmud:

10. M. Abraham, Israel Belfer , D Gabbay and U. Schild, Future Determination of Entities in Talmudic Logic, Journal of Applied Logic, vol. 11(1), 63 - 90, 2013

9. Abraham M., Gabbay D., Schild U., Halachic Logic, in Schumann A. (editor), Pragmatic Studies in Judaism, Gorgias Press, 11- 52, 2013

8. Abraham M., Gabbay D., Schild U., Contrary to Time Conditionals in Talmudic Logic, Artificial Intelligence and Law, vol. 20 (2), 145-179 , 2012

7. Abraham M., Belfer I. , Gabbay D., Schild U, Delegation, Count As and Security in Talmudic Logic, a Preliminary Study. In Logic without Frontiers: Festschrift for Walter Alexandre Carnielli on the occasion of his 60th Birthday. Jean-Yves Béziau and Marcelo Esteban Coniglio (eds.) vol.17 of Tribute Series, College Publications. London, 73-96, 2011

6. Abraham M., Gabbay D., Hazut G., Maruvka Y., Schild U., Logical Analysis of the Talmudic Rule of General and Specific (Klal-u-Prat ) , Special issue on Judaic Logic edited by A Schumann, Journal the History and Philosophy of Logic, vol. 32 (1) , 47, 2011

5. Abraham M., Gabbay D., Schild U., Obligations and prohibitions in Talmudic Deontic Logic, Artificial Intelligence and Law, Expanded Journal version. vol.19 (2), 117-148 , 2011

4. Abraham M., Gabbay D., Hazut G., Maruvka Y., Schild U.,

Logic Analysis of the Talmudic Rules of General and Specific (Klalim uPratim) , History and Philosophy of Logic, December 2010

3. Abraham M., Gabbay D., and Schild U., Obligations and Prohibitions in Talmudic Deontic Logic

Governatori G. and Sartor G. (Eds.): DEON 2010, LNAI 6181, pp. 166–178, 2010

2. Abraham M., Gabbay D., Schild U.,

Analysis of the Talmudic Argumentum a Fortiori Inference Rule (Kal Vachomer) using Matrix Abduction, Studia Logica, vol.92 (3), 281-364, 2009

1. Abraham M., Gabbay D., Schild U.,

Kal vaChomer (in Hebrew), Kal vaChomer, BBd Journal, 2010,