Algorithms and Complexity: 4th Italian Conference, CIAC 2000 Rome, Italy, March 1-3, 2000 Proceedings / Edition 1

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This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the 4th Italian Conf erence on Algorithms and Complexity, CIAC 2000, held in Rome, Italy, i n March 2000. The 21 revised full papers presented were carefully revi ewed and selected from 41 submissions; also included are four invited survey papers. Among the topics addressed are combinatorial optimizati on, graph algorithms, graph computations, complexity theory, diagram d esign, approximation, scheduling, sorting, computational geometry, sea rching, and pattern matching

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9783540671596
  • Publisher: Springer Berlin Heidelberg
  • Publication date: 3/15/2000
  • Series: Lecture Notes in Computer Science Series , #1767
  • Edition description: 2000
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 324
  • Product dimensions: 9.21 (w) x 6.14 (h) x 0.69 (d)

Table of Contents

Invited Presentations.- On Salesmen, Repairmen, Spiders, and Other Traveling Agents.- Computing a Diameter-Constrained Minimum Spanning Tree in Parallel.- Algorithms for a Simple Point Placement Problem.- Duality in ATM Layout Problems.- Regular Presentations.- The Independence Number of Random Interval Graphs.- Online Strategies for Backups.- Towards the Notion of Stability of Approximation for Hard Optimization Tasks and the Traveling Salesman Problem.- Semantical Counting Circuits.- The Hardness of Placing Street Names in a Manhattan Type Map.- Labeling Downtown.- The Online Dial-a-Ride Problem under Reasonable Load.- The Online-TSP against Fair Adversaries.- QuickHeapsort, an Efficient Mix of Classical Sorting Algorithms.- Triangulations without Minimum-Weight Drawing.- Faster Exact Solutions for Max2Sat.- Dynamically Maintaining the Widest k-Dense Corridor.- Reconstruction of Discrete Sets from Three or More X-Rays.- Modified Binary Searching for Static Tables.- An Efficient Algorithm for the Approximate Median Selection Problem.- Extending the Implicit Computational Complexity Approach to the Sub-elementary Time-Space Classes.- Group Updates for Bed-Black Trees.- Approximating SVP— to within Almost-Polynomial Factors Is NP-Hard.- Convergence Analysis of Simulated Annealing-Based Algorithms Solving Flow Shop Scheduling Problems.- On the Lovász Number of Certain Circulant Graphs.- Speeding Up Pattern Matching by Text Compression.

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