Course Code |
CS 218 |

Course Name |
Design and Analysis of Algorithms |

Lecture |
3 |

Tutorial |
0 |

Practical |
0 |

Credit |
6 |

Reference |
1. T.H.Cormen, C.E.Leiserson, R.L.Rivest, C. Stein, Introduction to Algorithms, 2nd edition, Prentice-Hall India, 2001. 2. J. Kleinberg and E. Tardos, Algorithm Design, Pearson International Edition, 2005. |

Description |
Models of computation, algorithm analysis, time and space complexity, average and worst case analysis, lower bounds. Algorithm design techniques: divide and conquer, greedy, dynamic programming, amortization, randomization. Problem classes P, NP, PSPACE; reducibility, NP-hard and NP-complete problems. Approximation algorithms for some NP-hard problems. |