Theory Ramsey

theory Ramsey
imports Main
(*  Title:      ZF/ex/Ramsey.thy
Author: Lawrence C Paulson, Cambridge University Computer Laboratory
Copyright 1992 University of Cambridge

Ramsey's Theorem (finite exponent 2 version)

Based upon the article
D Basin and M Kaufmann,
The Boyer-Moore Prover and Nuprl: An Experimental Comparison.
In G Huet and G Plotkin, editors, Logical Frameworks.
(CUP, 1991), pages 89-119

See also
M Kaufmann,
An example in NQTHM: Ramsey's Theorem
Internal Note, Computational Logic, Inc., Austin, Texas 78703
Available from the author:

This function compute Ramsey numbers according to the proof given below
(which, does not constrain the base case values at all.

fun ram 0 j = 1
| ram i 0 = 1
| ram i j = ram (i-1) j + ram i (j-1)

theory Ramsey imports Main begin

Symmetric :: "i=>o" where
"Symmetric(E) == (∀x y. <x,y>:E --> <y,x>:E)"

Atleast :: "[i,i]=>o" where -- "not really necessary: ZF defines cardinality"
"Atleast(n,S) == (∃f. f ∈ inj(n,S))"

Clique :: "[i,i,i]=>o" where
"Clique(C,V,E) == (C ⊆ V) & (∀x ∈ C. ∀y ∈ C. x≠y --> <x,y> ∈ E)"

Indept :: "[i,i,i]=>o" where
"Indept(I,V,E) == (I ⊆ V) & (∀x ∈ I. ∀y ∈ I. x≠y --> <x,y> ∉ E)"

Ramsey :: "[i,i,i]=>o" where
"Ramsey(n,i,j) == ∀V E. Symmetric(E) & Atleast(n,V) -->
(∃C. Clique(C,V,E) & Atleast(i,C)) |
(∃I. Indept(I,V,E) & Atleast(j,I))"

(*** Cliques and Independent sets ***)

lemma Clique0 [intro]: "Clique(0,V,E)"
by (unfold Clique_def, blast)

lemma Clique_superset: "[| Clique(C,V',E); V'<=V |] ==> Clique(C,V,E)"
by (unfold Clique_def, blast)

lemma Indept0 [intro]: "Indept(0,V,E)"
by (unfold Indept_def, blast)

lemma Indept_superset: "[| Indept(I,V',E); V'<=V |] ==> Indept(I,V,E)"
by (unfold Indept_def, blast)

(*** Atleast ***)

lemma Atleast0 [intro]: "Atleast(0,A)"
by (unfold Atleast_def inj_def Pi_def function_def, blast)

lemma Atleast_succD:
"Atleast(succ(m),A) ==> ∃x ∈ A. Atleast(m, A-{x})"
apply (unfold Atleast_def)
apply (blast dest: inj_is_fun [THEN apply_type] inj_succ_restrict)

lemma Atleast_superset:
"[| Atleast(n,A); A ⊆ B |] ==> Atleast(n,B)"
by (unfold Atleast_def, blast intro: inj_weaken_type)

lemma Atleast_succI:
"[| Atleast(m,B); b∉ B |] ==> Atleast(succ(m), cons(b,B))"
apply (unfold Atleast_def succ_def)
apply (blast intro: inj_extend elim: mem_irrefl)

lemma Atleast_Diff_succI:
"[| Atleast(m, B-{x}); x ∈ B |] ==> Atleast(succ(m), B)"
by (blast intro: Atleast_succI [THEN Atleast_superset])

(*** Main Cardinality Lemma ***)

(*The #-succ(0) strengthens the original theorem statement, but precisely
the same proof could be used!!*)

lemma pigeon2 [rule_format]:
"m ∈ nat ==>
∀n ∈ nat. ∀A B. Atleast((m#+n) #- succ(0), A ∪ B) -->
Atleast(m,A) | Atleast(n,B)"

apply (induct_tac "m")
apply (blast intro!: Atleast0, simp)
apply (rule ballI)
apply (rename_tac m' n) (*simplifier does NOT preserve bound names!*)
apply (induct_tac "n", auto)
apply (erule Atleast_succD [THEN bexE])
apply (rename_tac n' A B z)
apply (erule UnE)
(**case z ∈ B. Instantiate the '∀A B' induction hypothesis. **)
apply (drule_tac [2] x1 = A and x = "B-{z}" in spec [THEN spec])
apply (erule_tac [2] mp [THEN disjE])
(*cases Atleast(succ(m1),A) and Atleast(succ(k),B)*)
apply (erule_tac [3] asm_rl notE Atleast_Diff_succI)+
(*proving the condition*)
prefer 2 apply (blast intro: Atleast_superset)
(**case z ∈ A. Instantiate the '∀n ∈ nat. ∀A B' induction hypothesis. **)
apply (drule_tac x2="succ(n')" and x1="A-{z}" and x=B
in bspec [THEN spec, THEN spec])
apply (erule nat_succI)
apply (erule mp [THEN disjE])
(*cases Atleast(succ(m1),A) and Atleast(succ(k),B)*)
apply (erule_tac [2] asm_rl Atleast_Diff_succI notE)+
(*proving the condition*)
apply simp
apply (blast intro: Atleast_superset)

(**** Ramsey's Theorem ****)

(** Base cases of induction; they now admit ANY Ramsey number **)

lemma Ramsey0j: "Ramsey(n,0,j)"
by (unfold Ramsey_def, blast)

lemma Ramseyi0: "Ramsey(n,i,0)"
by (unfold Ramsey_def, blast)

(** Lemmas for induction step **)

(*The use of succ(m) here, rather than #-succ(0), simplifies the proof of

lemma Atleast_partition: "[| Atleast(m #+ n, A); m ∈ nat; n ∈ nat |]
==> Atleast(succ(m), {x ∈ A. ~P(x)}) | Atleast(n, {x ∈ A. P(x)})"

apply (rule nat_succI [THEN pigeon2], assumption+)
apply (rule Atleast_superset, auto)

(*For the Atleast part, proves ~(a ∈ I) from the second premise!*)
lemma Indept_succ:
"[| Indept(I, {z ∈ V-{a}. <a,z> ∉ E}, E); Symmetric(E); a ∈ V;
Atleast(j,I) |] ==>
Indept(cons(a,I), V, E) & Atleast(succ(j), cons(a,I))"

apply (unfold Symmetric_def Indept_def)
apply (blast intro!: Atleast_succI)

lemma Clique_succ:
"[| Clique(C, {z ∈ V-{a}. <a,z>:E}, E); Symmetric(E); a ∈ V;
Atleast(j,C) |] ==>
Clique(cons(a,C), V, E) & Atleast(succ(j), cons(a,C))"

apply (unfold Symmetric_def Clique_def)
apply (blast intro!: Atleast_succI)

(** Induction step **)

(*Published proofs gloss over the need for Ramsey numbers to be POSITIVE.*)
lemma Ramsey_step_lemma:
"[| Ramsey(succ(m), succ(i), j); Ramsey(n, i, succ(j));
m ∈ nat; n ∈ nat |] ==> Ramsey(succ(m#+n), succ(i), succ(j))"

apply (unfold Ramsey_def, clarify)
apply (erule Atleast_succD [THEN bexE])
apply (erule_tac P1 = "%z.<x,z>:E" in Atleast_partition [THEN disjE],
(*case m*)
apply (fast dest!: Indept_succ elim: Clique_superset)
(*case n*)
apply (fast dest!: Clique_succ elim: Indept_superset)

(** The actual proof **)

(*Again, the induction requires Ramsey numbers to be positive.*)
lemma ramsey_lemma: "i ∈ nat ==> ∀j ∈ nat. ∃n ∈ nat. Ramsey(succ(n), i, j)"
apply (induct_tac "i")
apply (blast intro!: Ramsey0j)
apply (rule ballI)
apply (induct_tac "j")
apply (blast intro!: Ramseyi0)
apply (blast intro!: add_type Ramsey_step_lemma)

(*Final statement in a tidy form, without succ(...) *)
lemma ramsey: "[| i ∈ nat; j ∈ nat |] ==> ∃n ∈ nat. Ramsey(n,i,j)"
by (blast dest: ramsey_lemma)