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

SemesterSpring Semester 2017
LecturersB. Gärtner, A. Steger, M. Ghaffari
Periodicityyearly course
Language of instructionEnglish
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.
Prerequisites / NoticePassed exam in Algorithms, Probability, and Computing.