CSCE 350: Data Structures and Algorithms

TTH 2:00PM-3:15PM SWGN 2A31

Prerequisites: CSCE 245, MATH 374

Instructor: Marco Valtorta
Office: Swaeringen 3A55, 777-4641
Office Hours: TBD
Teaching Assistant: Linwei Niu SWGN 3D15,, 777-3774, Office Hours: Mon 4-6pm, Wed 5-6pm


Grading Policy

Grading policy per assignment

Reference materials:

  • Levitin, Anany. Introduction to the Design and Analysis of Algorithms.
  • The current departmental syllabus and the old departmental syllabus for its predecessor, CSCI 220, list several goals for this course. Specific objectives of this course are:

    Lecture Log (including homework assignments!)

    Homework, Tests, and Programs
    Homework 4: partial make-up for Midterm 1
    Topics for the second midterm
    Textbook author's solutions for HW1-HW8, excluding HW4 (pdf format)

    Lecture Notes

    Quiz 1 of 05-01-13 (in postscript format, with answer)
    Quiz 2 of 05-01-20 (in postscript format, with answer)
    Quiz 3 of 05-01-25 (in postscript format, with answer)
    Quiz 4 of 05-01-27 (in postscript format, with answer)
    Quiz 5 of 05-02-08 (in postscript format, with answer)

    Some useful links:
    Some links to algorithm animation sites.
    In this class, we write dates according to ISO Standard 8601.
    How to view postscript in Windows: Wim Sweldens's web page on GSview.
    Norman Matloff's Introduction to the vi Text editor
    Norman Matloff's Unix Tutorial Center