Algorithms Illuminated, Part 3 (Soundlikeyourself Publishing)
Monday, 13 May 2019

Subtitled "Greedy Algorithms and Dynamic Programming", this book, based on Professor Tim Roughgarden's Stanford/Coursera MOOC, sets out to be an accessible, no-nonsense, and programming language-agnostic introduction to algorithms. The book includes hints or solutions to all quizzes and problems, and a series of YouTube videos accompanies the book. Part 3 covers greedy algorithms (scheduling, minimum spanning trees, clustering, Huffman codes) and dynamic programming (knapsack, sequence alignment, shortest paths, optimal search trees).

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Author: Tim Roughgarden
Publisher: Soundlikeyourself Publishing
Date: May, 2019
Pages: 229
ISBN: 978-0999282946
Print: 0999282948
Kindle: B07RBC5726
Audience: Computer science students and practioners
Level: Intermediate
Category: Theory & Techniques

 

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