# Publications

Journals

Symbolic metaprogram search improves learning efficiency and explains rule learning in humans

J.S. Rule, S.T. Piantadosi, A.Cropper, K. Ellis, M. Nye, and J.B. Tenenbaum

Nature Comms 2024Learning programs by explaining failures

R. Morel and A. Cropper

MLJ 2023Learning programs with magic values

C. Hocquette and A. Cropper

MLJ 2023

code slidesInductive logic programming at 30: a new introduction

A. Cropper and S. Dumančić

JAIR 2022Inductive logic programming at 30

A. Cropper, S. Dumančić, R. Evans, and S.H. Muggleton

MLJ 2022Learning programs by learning from failures

A. Cropper and R. Morel.

MLJ 2021

slidesInductive general game playing

A. Cropper, R. Evans, and M. Law

MLJ 2020

code dataset slidesLogical reduction of metarules

A. Cropper and S. Tourret

MLJ 2020

code slidesLearning higher-order logic programs

A. Cropper, R. Morel, and S.H. Muggleton

MLJ 2020

code slidesLearning efficient logic programs

A. Cropper and S.H. Muggleton

MLJ 2019

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Conferences

Learning logic programs by finding minimal unsatisfiable subprograms

A. Cropper and C. Hocquette

ECAI 2024Learning big logical rules by joining small rules

C. Hocquette, A. Niskanen, R. Morel, M. Järvisalo, and A. Cropper

IJCAI 2024

codeLearning logic programs by discovering higher-order abstractions

C. Hocquette, S. Dumančić, and A. Cropper

IJCAI 2024Learning MDL logic programs from noisy data

C. Hocquette, A. Niskanen, M. Järvisalo, and A. Cropper

AAAI 2024

code slidesGeneralisation through negation and predicate invention

D. Cerna and A. Cropper

AAAI 2024

code slidesLearning logic programs by combining programs

A. Cropper and C. Hocquette

ECAI 2023

code slidesRelational program synthesis with numerical reasoning

C. Hocquette and A. Cropper

AAAI 2023

codeLearning logic programs by discovering where not to search

A. Cropper and C. Hocquette

AAAI 2023

code slidesThe automatic computer scientist

A. Cropper

AAAI 2023Learning logic programs through divide, constrain, and conquer

A. Cropper

AAAI 2022

code slidesKnowledge refactoring for inductive program synthesis

S. Dumančić, T. Guns, and A. Cropper

AAAI 2021

codeLearning large logic programs by going beyond entailment

A. Cropper and S. Dumančić

IJCAI 2020Turning 30: new ideas in inductive logic programming

A. Cropper, S. Dumančić, and S.H. Muggleton

IJCAI 2020Forgetting to learn logic programs

A. Cropper

AAAI 2020

code slidesLearning higher-order programs through predicate invention

A. Cropper, R. Morel, and S.H. Muggleton

AAAI 2020

slidesPlaygol: learning programs through play

A. Cropper

IJCAI 2019

code slidesSLD-resolution reduction of second-order Horn fragments

S. Tourret and A. Cropper

JELIA 2019Typed meta-interpretive learning of logic programs

R. Morel, A. Cropper, and L. Ong

JELIA 2019

codeDerivation reduction of metarules in meta-interpretive learning

A. Cropper and S. Tourret

ILP 2018

code slidesLearning higher-order logic programs through abstraction and invention

A. Cropper and S.H. Muggleton

IJCAI 2016

code slidesLogic-based inductive synthesis of efficient programs

A. Cropper

IJCAI 2016Learning efficient logical robot strategies involving composable objects

A. Cropper and S.H. Muggleton

IJCAI 2015

code slidesLearning efficient logic programs

A. Cropper

IJCAI 2015Meta-interpretive learning of data transformation programs

A. Cropper, A. Tamaddoni-Nezhad, and S.H. Muggleton

ILP 2015

code slidesTyped meta-interpretive learning for proof strategies

C. Farquhar, G. Grov, A. Cropper, S.H. Muggleton, and A. Bundy

ILP 2015Can predicate invention compensate for incomplete background knowledge?

A. Cropper and S.H. Muggleton

SCAI 2015Logical minimisation of meta-rules within meta-interpretive learning

A. Cropper and S.H. Muggleton

ILP 2014

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Other

Relational decomposition for program synthesis

C. Hocquette and A. CropperScalable knowledge refactoring using constrained optimisation

M Liu, D. Cerna, F. Gouveia, and A. CropperPredicate invention by learning from failures

A. Cropper and R. MorelEfficiently learning efficient programs

A. Cropper

PhD thesis. Imperial College London. 2017