CSE 3500: Algorithms and Complexity
Time and place: Tu-Th 11:00AM--12:15PM. LH 301.
Office Hours: Tu-We 3:30--5:00PM or by appointment.
Grader: Shaobo Zheng, firstname.lastname@example.org
Office Hours: Tu 4:00--5:00PM, ITEB 311.
Prerequisites: CSE 2100 and 2500
Textbook: The textbook for the course is "Introduction to Algorithms" (3rd edition) by T. Cormen, C. Leiserson, R. Rivest, and C. Stein, 2009. This may be supplemented by other material from various sources.
Grading: Grading will be based on 5 or 6 bi-weekly homework assignments (25%), two mid-term exams (20% + 20%) and a final exam (35%). All exams will be closed book.
Course policies: Homework solutions can be either hand written or printed/typed and must be turned in at the beginning of class on the due date (or earlier). Late submission is allowed, but at a penalty of 25% of the maximum grade per day. Students are expected to work on homework on their own and are required to write the solutions themselves. You are encouraged to seek help from the instructor or the TA whenever needed. If you consult any sources other than the course notes or the textbook, you are required to cite the source in your homework.