Course Syllabus

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L1:  Huamin Qu

Office hours (in Room 2529): by email appointment.

L2:  Dimitris Papadias

Office hours (in Room 3555): by email appointment.


Lau Man Kit
WU, Hao
Christo Koutras
PURI, Abishek



Time and Venues


L1: WeFr 03:00PM - 04:20PM Rm 2407, Lift 17-18 (126)
L2: MoWe 09:00AM - 10:20AM Lecture Theater G (135)



T1: Tu 02:00PM - 02:50PM Rm 4502, Lift 25-26 (60)
T2: Th 03:00PM - 03:50PM Rm 1104, Acad Concourse (120)

T3: Mo 09:30AM - 10:20AM G009A, CYT Bldg (80)



Cormen, C. Leiserson, R. Rivest, C. Stein. Introduction to Algorithms, Third Edition, MIT Press. [e-version]

Reference Book

Jon Kleinberg and Éva Tardos. Algorithm Design, Addison-Wesley.


Class Information

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This includes Course Outcomes  + Assessment Rubrics.  


Exam Scheduling:  

Midterm  Oct. 16, Monday    7:00pm - 9:00pm    LTB
Final  TBD  TBD   TBD



Intellectual Honesty & Plagiarism

  • Students are expected to follow the HKUST Academic Honor Code
  • All work submitted for grading, e.g., assignments, must be your own
  • You are permitted to discuss problems with other students but you must write-up all solutions by yourself, in your own words.
  • If you got the main idea for a solution from another student or a web-site you must acknowledge that source in your submission.
  • Submission of non-acknowledged material will be considered as plagiarism and dealt with under the university policy for cheating.


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