Prof JG (James) Raftery

Tel: +2712 420-3571
Fax: +2712 420-3893
Office: Mathematics Building 1-41

Position: Professor
Academic qualifications: MA (Math), PhD(University of Natal)
NRF rating: B1

Fields of interest:  Logic, Algebra and Foundations
Research interests:  Algebra of Logic, Universal Algebra, and the theory of residuated structures

Open Access version of articles

Publications over the past five years:

Journal articles
Raftery JG  A perspective on the algebra of logic.  Quaestiones Mathematicae, 34(3)(2011), 275-325

Raftery JG  Contextual deduction theorems.  Studia Logica, 99(1-3)(2011), 279-319

Galatos N, Raftery JG  A category equivalence for odd Sugihara monoids and its applications.  Journal of Pure and Applied Algebra, 216(10)(2012), 2177-2192

Raftery JG  Order algebraizable logics.  Annals of Pure and Applied Logic, 164(3)(2013), 251-283

Raftery JG  Inconsistency lemmas in algebraic logic.  Mathematical Logic Quarterly, 59(6)(2013), 393-406

Galatos N, Raftery JG  Idempotent residuated structures: some category equivalences and their applications. Transactions of the American Mathematical Society, 367(5)(2015), 3189-3223

Raftery JG  Admissible rules and the Leibniz hierarchy.  Notre Dame Journal of Formal Logic 57(4)(2016), 569-606

Raftery JG and Swirydowicz K Structural completeness in relevance logics. Studia Logica 104(3)(2016), 381-387

Conference Proceedings

Raftery JG  Bridges between algebra and logic - some old and some new.  Notices of the South African Mathematical Society, 43(2)(2012), 35-56.  [Text of plenary address at the joint AMS-SAMS Congress, 2011; based on joint work with N Galatos]


Raftery JG  Universal algebraic methods for non-classical logics.  Chapter in "Hiroakira Ono on Residuated Lattices and Substructural Logics'' (N. Galatos and K. Terui, eds.), Outstanding Contributions Series (Springer), to appear.

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