Data Structures and Algorithms with Scala (Springer)
Monday, 11 March 2019

This practically-focused textbook presents a concise tutorial on data structures and algorithms using the object-functional language Scala. The material builds upon the foundation established in the title Programming with Scala: Language Exploration by the same author, Bhim P. Upadhyaya. Highlighting the techniques and skills necessary to quickly derive solutions to applied problems, this text is aimed at time-pressured students and professional software engineers.



Author: Bhim P. Upadhyaya
Publisher: Springer
Date: February 2019
Pages: 172
ISBN: 978-3030125608
Print: 3030125602
Audience: developers and students interested in Scala
Level: Intermediate/Advanced
Category: Other Languages



  • Discusses data structures and algorithms in the form of design patterns
  • Covers key topics on arrays, lists, stacks, queues, hash tables, binary trees, sorting, searching, and graphs
  • Describes examples of complete and running applications for each topic
  • Presents a functional approach to implementations for data structures and algorithms (excepting arrays)
  • Provides numerous challenge exercises (with solutions), encouraging the reader to take existing solutions and improve upon them
  • Offers insights from the author’s extensive industrial experience
  • Includes a glossary, and an appendix supplying an overview of discrete mathematics

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