Full Abstraction for Resource Calculus with Tests

Antonio Bucciarelli, Alberto Carraro, Thomas Ehrhard & Giulio Manzonetto
We study the semantics of a resource sensitive extension of the lambda-calculus in a canonical reflexive object of a category of sets and relations, a relational version of the original Scott D infinity model of the pure lambda-calculus. This calculus is related to Boudol's resource calculus and is derived from Ehrhard and Regnier's differential extension of Linear Logic and of the lambda-calculus. We extend it with new constructions, to be understood as implementing a very...