COMP 361 (2021) - Design and Analysis of Algorithms - Lecture Schedule

NB! The lectures take place on Monday and Thursday between 9:00 am and 9:50 am in LBLT118 (Laby Building). Note that the tests below happen to be on Wednesday and Thursday though in weeks 6 and 12.

There will be only 2 lectures per week and 1 tutorial. The tutorial will take place during weeks 2 to 12 on Mondays between 11am and 11:50am in TTR205. The tutorial will be taken by Aisha Ajmal - our tutor for COMP 361.

NB! Helpdesks are on Tuesdays in CO242B at 11am.

Person Date Lecture Number Title Readings
Alex Potanin Monday 22 Feb 2021 1 Introduction to Algorithm Analysis 1 of 3 pdf
Alex Potanin Thursday 25 Feb 2021 2 Introduction to Algorithm Analysis 2 of 3 pdf
Alex Potanin Monday 1 Mar 2021 3 Introduction to Algorithm Analysis 3 of 3 pdf
Alex Potanin Thursday 4 Mar 2021 4 Divide and Conquer 1 of 3 pdf
Alex Potanin Monday 8 Mar 2021 5 Divide and Conquer 2 of 3
Alex Potanin Thursday 11 Mar 2021 6 Divide and Conquer 3 of 3
Alex Potanin Monday 15 Mar 2021 7 Greedy Algorithms 1 of 2 pdf
Alex Potanin Thursday 18 Mar 2021 8 Greedy Algorithms 2 of 2
Alex Potanin Monday 22 Mar 2021 9 Dynamic Programming 1 of 3 pdf
Alex Potanin Thursday 25 Mar 2021 10 Dynamic Programming 2 of 3
Alex Potanin Monday 29 Mar 2021 11 Dynamic Programming 3 of 3
Alex Potanin Wednesday 31 Mar 2021 TEST 1 WHOLE CLASS (A-Z) IN MCLT101 at 9am    
Alex Potanin Thursday 1 Apr 2021 NO LECTURE    
MID TRIMESTER BREAK
Aaron Chen Monday 19 Apr 2021 12 Graph and algorithm 1 graph.pdf
Aaron Chen Thursday 22 Apr 2021 13 Graph and algorithm 2  
Aaron Chen Monday 26 Apr 2021 Public holiday, no lecture and tutorial on this day    
Aaron Chen Thursday 29 Apr 2021 14 Problem complexity complexity.pdf
Aaron Chen Monday 3 May 2021 15 Linear programming linear-programming.pdf
Aaron Chen Thursday 6 May 2021 16 Linear programming & approximation algorithms approximation-algorithms.pdf
Aaron Chen Monday 10 May 2021 17 Approximation algorithms & local search algorithms  
Aaron Chen Thursday 13 May 2021 18 Local search algorithms & randomized algorithms local-search.pdf
Aaron Chen Monday 17 May 2021 19 Randomized algorithms randomized-algorithms.pdf
Aaron Chen Thursday 20 May 2021 20 Evolutionary algorithms evolutionary-algorithms.pdf
Aaron Chen Monday 24 May 2021 21    
Aaron Chen Wednesday 26 May 2021 TEST 2 WHOLE CLASS (A-Z) IN MCLT101 at 9am    
Aaron Chen Thursday 27 May 2021 NO LECTURE