COP-4534: Algorithm Techniques (Fall 2017)

Location: ECS 138
Time: Tuesday and Thursday 11:00 -- 12:15
Instructor: Ning Xie (office ECS 380)
    Office Hours: Tuesday and Thursday 13:00 -- 14:00, or by appointments
TA: Yekun Xu (username: yxu040). Office Hours: Wednesday 1:30 PM -- 3:30 PM at ECS 232B

(Disclaimer: All information on this page about the course is tentative and subject to further changes.)



Textbook: Thomas H. Cormen, Charles E. Leiserson, Ronald L. Rivest, and Clifford Stein, Introduction to Algorithms, Third Edition (MIT Press, 2009).

Grading: Grading will be based on homework assignments, a midterm, and a final exam. The midterm and final exam will be in-class, and all students must attend the on campus exam. Any exceptions must be discussed with the instructor, and approved in advance. The timing will be determined in a manner that avoids conflicts with other classes. The tentative scheme for grading is:

Homework Policy: