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2. ### Algorithm - Wikipedia

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In mathematics and computer science, an algorithm ( / ˈælɡərɪðəm / ( listen)) is a finite sequence of rigorous well-defined instructions, typically used to solve a class of specific problems or to perform a computation. Algorithms are used as specifications for performing calculations and data processing.

3. ### List of algorithms - Wikipedia

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Dinic's algorithm: is a strongly polynomial algorithm for computing the maximum flow in a flow network. Edmonds–Karp algorithm: implementation of Ford–Fulkerson. Ford–Fulkerson algorithm: computes the maximum flow in a graph. Karger's algorithm: a Monte Carlo method to compute the minimum cut of a connected graph.

4. ### Genetic algorithm - Wikipedia

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In computer science and operations research, a genetic algorithm ( GA) is a metaheuristic inspired by the process of natural selection that belongs to the larger class of evolutionary algorithms (EA).

5. ### Algorithm engineering - Wikipedia

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Algorithm engineering. Algorithm engineering focuses on the design, analysis, implementation, optimization, profiling and experimental evaluation of computer algorithms, bridging the gap between algorithm theory and practical applications of algorithms in software engineering. It is a general methodology for algorithmic research.

6. ### Algorithmica - Wikipedia

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Algorithmica is a monthly peer-reviewed scientific journal focusing on research and the application of computer science algorithms. The journal was established in 1986 and is published by Springer Science+Business Media. The editor in chief is Mohammad Hajiaghayi. Subject coverage includes sorting, searching, data structures, computational ...

7. ### Elevator algorithm - Wikipedia

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This algorithm is named after the behavior of a building elevator, where the elevator continues to travel in its current direction (up or down) until empty, stopping only to let individuals off or to pick up new individuals heading in the same direction.

8. ### Gale–Shapley algorithm - Wikipedia

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in mathematics, economics, and computer science, the gale–shapley algorithm (also known as the deferred acceptance algorithm or propose-and-reject algorithm) is an algorithm for finding a solution to the stable matching problem, named for david gale and lloyd shapley who had described it as solving both the college admission problem and the …

9. ### Cristian's algorithm - Wikipedia

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From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Cristian's algorithm (introduced by Flaviu Cristian in 1989) is a method for clock synchronization which can be used in many fields of distributive computer science but is primarily used in low-latency intranets.