COP-4534: Algorithm Techniques (Spring 2017)

Location: ECS 145
Time: Tuesday and Thursday 19:50 -- 21:05
Instructor: Ning Xie (office ECS 380)
    Office Hours: Tuesday and Thursday 18:45 -- 19:45, or by appointments
TA: Shuai Xu (username: sxu010). Office Hours: Thursday 12:00 -- 14:00 at ECS 257.

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



Textbook: Mark A. Weiss, Data Structures and Algorithm Analysis in Java, Third Edition (Pearson, 2012).

Reference: 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: