252-4102-00L  Seminar on Randomized Algorithms and Probabilistic Methods

SemesterSpring Semester 2021
LecturersA. Steger
Periodicityyearly recurring course
CourseDoes not take place this semester.
Language of instructionEnglish
CommentThe deadline for deregistering expires at the end of the second week of the semester. Students who are still registered after that date, but do not attend the seminar, will officially fail the seminar.

Number of participants limited to 24.


252-4102-00 SSeminar on Randomized Algorithms and Probabilistic Methods
Does not take place this semester.
2 hrsA. Steger

Catalogue data

AbstractThe aim of the seminar is to study papers which bring the students to the forefront of today's research topics. This semester we will study selected papers of the conference Symposium on Discrete Algorithms (SODA18).
ObjectiveRead papers from the forefront of today's research; learn how to give a scientific talk.
Prerequisites / NoticeThe seminar is open for both students from mathematics and students from computer science. As prerequisite we require that you passed the course Randomized Algorithms and Probabilistic Methods (or equivalent, if you come from abroad).

Performance assessment

Performance assessment information (valid until the course unit is held again)
Performance assessment as a semester course
ECTS credits2 credits
ExaminersA. Steger
Typegraded semester performance
Language of examinationEnglish
RepetitionRepetition only possible after re-enrolling for the course unit.

Learning materials

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Places24 at the most
Waiting listuntil 07.03.2021

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