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

Semester Spring Semester 2017
Lecturers B. Gärtner, A. Steger, M. Ghaffari
Periodicity yearly course
Language of instruction English
Comment Number of participants limited to 16.


Abstract Students work together with lecturers on open problems in algorithms and combinatorics.
Objective The 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.
Content Work on original research papers and open problems in the areas of algorithms and combinatorics.
Lecture notes Not available.
Literature Will be announced in the seminar.
Prerequisites / Notice Passed exam in Algorithms, Probability, and Computing.