Mathematics for the analysis of algorithms /

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Main Author: Greene, David H., 1955-
Other Authors: Knuth, Donald Ervin, 1938-
Format: Book
Language:English
Series:Progress in computer science. v. 1
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Main Author:Greene, David H., 1955-
Summary:

A quantitative study of the efficiency of computer methods requires an in-depth understanding of both mathematics and computer science. This monograph, derived from an advanced computer science course at Stanford University, builds on the fundamentals of combinatorial analysis and complex variable theory to present many of the major paradigms used in the precise analysis of algorithms, emphasizing the more difficult notions. The authors cover recurrence relations, operator methods, and asymptotic analysis in a format that is terse enough for easy reference yet detailed enough for those with little background. Approximately half the book is devoted to original problems and solutions from examinations given at Stanford.

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General Notes:Includes index.
Physical Description:107 p. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography:Bibliography: p.[81]-84.
ISBN:3764330465