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Author Hirschberg, D. S. ♦ Larmore, L. L.
Source ACM Digital Library
Content type Text
Publisher Association for Computing Machinery (ACM)
File Format PDF
Copyright Year ©1987
Language English
Subject Domain (in DDC) Computer science, information & general works ♦ Data processing & computer science
Abstract Presented are several algorithms whose operations are governed by a principle of failure functions: When searching for an extremal value within a sequence, it suffices to consider only the subsequence of items each of which is the first possible improvement of its predecessor. These algorithms are more efficient than their more traditional counterparts.
ISSN 00045411
Age Range 18 to 22 years ♦ above 22 year
Educational Use Research
Education Level UG and PG
Learning Resource Type Article
Publisher Date 1987-07-01
Publisher Place New York
e-ISSN 1557735X
Journal Journal of the ACM (JACM)
Volume Number 34
Issue Number 3
Page Count 10
Starting Page 616
Ending Page 625


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Source: ACM Digital Library