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The Resource Algorithmic adventures : from knowledge to magic, Juraj Hromkovic, (electronic book)

Algorithmic adventures : from knowledge to magic, Juraj Hromkovic, (electronic book)

Label
Algorithmic adventures : from knowledge to magic
Title
Algorithmic adventures
Title remainder
from knowledge to magic
Statement of responsibility
Juraj Hromkovic
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
GW5XE
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1958-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hromkovič, Juraj
Dewey number
005.1
Index
index present
LC call number
QA76.9.A43
LC item number
H76 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Computer algorithms
  • Computing Methodologies
  • Computers and Education
  • Theory of Computation
  • Popular Science in Mathematics/Computer Science/Natural Science/Technology
  • Computer Science
  • Algorithm Analysis and Problem Complexity
Label
Algorithmic adventures : from knowledge to magic, Juraj Hromkovic, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 359) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
A short story about the development of computer science or why computer science is not a computer driving licence -- Algorithmics, or what have programming and baking in common? -- Infinity is not equal to infinity, or why infinity is infinitely important in computer science -- Limits of computability or why do there exist tasks that cannot be solved automatically by computers -- Complexity theory or what to do when the energy of the universe doesn't suffice for performing a computation? -- Randomness in nature and as a source of efficiency in algorithmics -- Cryptography, or how to transform drawbacks into advantages -- Computing with DNA molecules, or biological computer technology on the horizon -- Quantum computers, or computing in the wonderland of particles -- How to make good decisions for an unknown future or how to foil an adversary
Control code
SPR432702833
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (1 v.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9783540859864
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Algorithmic adventures : from knowledge to magic, Juraj Hromkovic, (electronic book)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 359) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
A short story about the development of computer science or why computer science is not a computer driving licence -- Algorithmics, or what have programming and baking in common? -- Infinity is not equal to infinity, or why infinity is infinitely important in computer science -- Limits of computability or why do there exist tasks that cannot be solved automatically by computers -- Complexity theory or what to do when the energy of the universe doesn't suffice for performing a computation? -- Randomness in nature and as a source of efficiency in algorithmics -- Cryptography, or how to transform drawbacks into advantages -- Computing with DNA molecules, or biological computer technology on the horizon -- Quantum computers, or computing in the wonderland of particles -- How to make good decisions for an unknown future or how to foil an adversary
Control code
SPR432702833
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (1 v.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9783540859864
Specific material designation
remote

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