Introduction to Algorithms Third Edition

DOWNLOAD
Author : Thomas H. Cormen

Published in : The MIT Press

ISBN : 978-0-262-53305-8

File type : pdf

File Size : 5 mb

Language : English


Description

Before there were computers, there were algorithms. But now that there are computers, there areeven more algorithms, and algorithms lie at the heart of computing. This book provides a comprehensive introduction to the modern study of computer algorithms. It presents many algorithms and covers them in considerable depth, yet makes their design and analysis accessible to all levels of readers. We
have tried to keep explanations elementary without sacrificing depth of coverage or mathematical rigor. Each chapter presents an algorithm, a design technique, an application area, or a related topic. Algorithms are described in English and in a pseudo code designed to be readable by anyone who has done a little programming. The book contains 244 figures—many with multiple parts—illustrating how the algorithms work. Since we emphasize efficiency as a design criterion, we include careful analyses of the running times of all our algorithms. The text is intended primarily for use in undergraduate or graduate courses in algorithms or data structures. Because it discusses engineering issues in algorithm design, as well as mathematical aspects, it is equally well suited for self-study by technical professionals. In this, the third edition, we have once again updated the entire book. The changes cover a broad spectrum, including new chapters, revised pseudo code, and a more active writing style.
Categories:
Similar Books

0 comments: