252-4220-00L  A Taste of Research: Algorithms and Combinatorics

SemesterSpring Semester 2016
LecturersB. Gärtner, A. Steger, E. Welzl
Periodicityyearly recurring course
Language of instructionGerman
CommentNumber of participants limited to 16.

AbstractStudents work together with lecturers on open problems in algorithms and combinatorics.
ObjectiveThe goal is to learn and practice important research techniques: literature search, understanding and presenting research papers, developing ideas in the group, testing of conjectures with the computer, writing down results.
ContentWork on original research papers and open problems in the areas of algorithms and combinatorics.
Lecture notesNot available.
LiteratureWill be announced in the seminar and on the seminar's web page.
Prerequisites / NoticeCourse Algorithms, Probability, and Computing passed.