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ALG - Links

(Students fluent in Czech may also want to check the additional Czech links in ALG subject.)


  • [CLRS] T. H. Cormen, C. E. Leiserson, R. L. Rivest, C. Stein: Introduction to Algorithms, 3rd ed., MIT Press, 2009, link

Standard worldwide used textbook, voluminous (1200+ pages) and detailed.

  • [DPV] S. Dasgupta, C.H. Papadimitriou, and U.V. Vazirani: Algorithms, Mcgraw-Hill Higher Education, 2006, link

Excellent textbook contains many important exercises, easily readable and written with minimum “academical” formalism.
In pdf: Link .

  • [AC] Robert Sedgewick: Algorithms in C, part 1-4, Addison-Wesley, 2001

Another worldwide used textbook concerned mainly with sorting and searching. Contains very detailed and simultaneously approachable analysis of all algorithms, many pictures and examples. Link.

  • [ACG] Robert Sedgewick: Algorithms in C, Part 5: Graph Algorithms (3rd Edition), Addison-Wesley Professional, 2002

Continuation of [AC]. Graph representations, graph searching, shortest paths, minimum spanning trees, network flows, directed graphs. This book, similarly as [AC], stresses also important implementation issues. 528 pages. Link.

  • Both [AC] and [ACG] are available in equivalent C++ and Java mutations.

Programming Probems

  • Codechef You can see and check the code of other successful members. Very useful.
  • Project Euler. Top quality problems from the borders between programming and math, at least about first 100 problems can be recommended to anybody striving to become a good programmer.


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