|Course Code||CS 218|
|Course Name||Design and Analysis of Algorithms|
|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.|