COMP3711 (L1, L2) - Design and Analysis of Algorithms

Spring 2018   Lecture Notes   Tutorials   Exam Info   Course Policies   Announcements



L1:  Mordecai GOLIN  
Office hours (in Room 3559): by email appointment.

L2: Xiaojuan MA 
Office hours (in Room 3507): by email appointment.



LAU Man Kit
CAO  Junhong 
TSARAS  Dimitrios 
QIU Yuan 
WANG Yilei 
WU Hao 



Time and Venues


L1:    Tuesday & Thursday, 16:30 – 17:50 , Room 2464
L2:     Monday & Wednesday, 10:30-11:50, Room 2502


T1   Friday  12:30 - 13:20  Room 5583   Lau Man Kit 
T2   Monday  18:00 - 18:50  Room 5538 Wu Hao
T3   Thursday   18:00– 18:50  Room 2464 Qui Yuan
T4   Friday   18:00– 18:50  Room 2464  Cao Junhong



Cormen, C. Leiserson, R. Rivest, C. Stein. Introduction to AlgorithmsLinks to an external site., Third Edition, MIT Press. [e-version]

Reference Book

Jon Kleinberg and Éva Tardos. Algorithm DesignLinks to an external site., Addison-Wesley.


Class Information

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This includes   Course Outcomes  +  Assessment Rubrics.  


Exam Scheduling:  

Midterm   Friday, March 16     7:20-9:20PM  Room 1504 &  LTB
Final Tuesday, May 29
  12:30PM - 3:30PM LG4 Multi-purpose Room



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.

Course Summary:

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