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Approximation Algorithms by Vijay V. Vazirani
During the s, he made seminal contributions to the classical maximum matching problem,  and some key contributions to computational complexity theorye. Dissemination of Information in Communication Networks: Steve rated it it was approximayion Mar 15, In Part I we cover combinato rial algorithms for a number of important problems, using a wide variety of algorithm design techniques.
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During the s he worked mostly on approximation algorithmschampioning the primal-dual schema, which he applied to problems arising in network design, facility location and web caching, and clustering. Philip Leclerc rated it really liked it Ny 09, Francis rated it really liked it Jan 23, Ahmed Saadaldien rated it really liked it Mar 06, Return to Book Page.
This book is divided into three parts. Court Corley rated it really liked it Oct 30, Approximation Algorithms Vijay V. Peter Tilke rated it really liked it Nov 21, PWS Publishing, Boston, Mar 19, Nick Black marked it as embarrassed-not-to-have-read. He moved to the Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi as a full professor inand moved again to the Georgia Institute of Technology in Charting the landscape of approximability of these problems, via polynomial time algorithms, therefore becomes a compelling subject of scientific inquiry in computer science and mathematics.
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