firstname.lastname@example.org wrote: > > And citing inaccessible theses and > internal reports can be more frustrating than helpful to a reader (as > well as dangerous to an author who never saw them).
Just a quck comment: IME theses tend to be freely publically avaliable and frequently give more detailed exposition than journal papers, so actually can be _more_ helpful than other puplications (which frequently are harder to obtain).
AFAICS Rotstein thesis is available at:
(second Google hit for Rotstein "Aspects of symbolic"). Bronstein thesis was published in Journal of Symbolic Computation. In the past access was restricted, but it seems that now anybody can go to