Foundations of Artificial Intelligence, Vol. 2, Suppl. (C), 2006
Chapter 19 Temporal CSPs
Reasoning with temporal constraints has been a hot research topic for the last twenty years. The importance of this topic has been recognized in many areas of Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence e.g., planning , scheduling , natural language understanding , knowledge representation , spatio-temporal databases and geographical information systems , constraint databases , medical information systems , computeraided verification , multimedia presentations  etc.
Temporal reasoning is an area that has greatly benefited by the application of techniques ...