Honors Algorithms, Fall'98


Course ID: G22.3520.001, Honors Algorithms, Fall 98
ANNOUNCEMENTS: The link from the official class website to this page was broken for sometime, without my knowing. That was why you had not seen the updates (including final exam info) that I have been posting. Dec 21, 1998.
Time/Place: Tue,Thu 2:50-4:05, Warren Weaver Hall, Room 1013
Instructor: Chee Yap, #998-3115, yap@nyu.edu,
Warren Weaver Hall, Room 416
Grader: Chung Yung. For homework Notes and other information click here. for
Office Hours: Yap: Mon 2:35-3:35, Warren Weaver Hall, Room 416
Textbook: Randomized Algorithms by Motwani and Raghavan, Cambridge University Press, 1995.
Supplemented with Lecture Notes by instructor.
Contents: Brief description
Schedule: Outline
Exams: Midterm on October 29
NEW: Final Exam on Dec 22, Room 813 WWH, 3:00-6:00pm
Grade: Grading is on a curve: Homework (30%), midterm (20%) and final exam (50%).
Homework: Homework is given out every 1-1.5 weeks. We encourage you to work with one or two partners (and to inform us of your groups). But your writeup is completely your own work. No late homework accepted.
Here is the homework directory.
Handouts: Click here for Handout directory which has, among other things, the supplementary Lecture Notes.
Please pickup your FIRST HANDOUT.
Mailing List: You must join the class mailing list at once: g22_3520_001_fl98@cs.nyu.edu. Here are instructions
Links: Click here for interesting or relevant information on the web