Advanced Algorithm Analysis/CSIS8601 Advanced Topics in Theoretical Computer Science
CS 0351

Fall 2010
CSIS0351/8601: Randomized Algorithms
Lecture 10: Lovasz Local Lemma (2): Asymptotically Optimal Job Shop Scheduling
Lecturer: Hubert Chan
Date: 22 Nov 2010
These lecture notes are supplementary materials for the lectures. They are by no means substitutes
Advanced Algorithm Analysis/CSIS8601 Advanced Topics in Theoretical Computer Science
CS 0351

Fall 2010
CSIS0351/8601: Randomized Algorithms
Lecture 4: Cherno Bound: Measure Concentration
Lecturer: Hubert Chan
Date: 30 Sept 2010
These lecture notes are supplementary materials for the lectures. They are by no means substitutes
for attending lectures or repla
Advanced Algorithm Analysis/CSIS8601 Advanced Topics in Theoretical Computer Science
CS 0351

Fall 2010
CSIS0351/CSIS8601: Randomized Algorithms
Homework 1
Due Date: 16 Sept 2010
Rules: Discussion of the problems is permitted, but writing the assignment together is not (i.e. you
are not allowed to see the actual pages of another student).
Please justify you
Advanced Algorithm Analysis/CSIS8601 Advanced Topics in Theoretical Computer Science
CS 0351

Fall 2010
CSIS0351/8601: Randomized Algorithms
Homeworks 3 & 4
Due Date: 29 Nov 2010
Rules: Discussion of the problems is permitted, but writing the assignment together is not
(i.e. you are not allowed to see the actual pages of another student).
This homework has
Advanced Algorithm Analysis/CSIS8601 Advanced Topics in Theoretical Computer Science
CS 0351

Fall 2010
CSIS0351/CSIS8601: Randomized Algorithms
Lecture 1: Probabilistic Method, Markovs Inequality, Chebyshevs Inequality
Instructor: Hubert Chan
Date: 2 Sept 2010
These lecture notes are supplementary materials for the lectures. They are by no means substitute
Advanced Algorithm Analysis/CSIS8601 Advanced Topics in Theoretical Computer Science
CS 0351

Fall 2010
CSIS0351/CSIS8601: Randomized Algorithms
Lecture 2: Derandomization, More on Probabilistic Method
Instructor: Hubert Chan
Date: 9 Sept 2010
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for attending le
Advanced Algorithm Analysis/CSIS8601 Advanced Topics in Theoretical Computer Science
CS 0351

Fall 2010
CSIS0351/CSIS8601: Randomized Algorithms
Lecture 3: Set Cover: Randomized Rounding
Lecturer: Hubert Chan
Date: 16 Sept 2010
These lecture notes are supplementary materials for the lectures. They are by no means substitutes
for attending lectures or replac
Advanced Algorithm Analysis/CSIS8601 Advanced Topics in Theoretical Computer Science
CS 0351

Fall 2010
CSIS0351/8601: Randomized Algorithms
Lecture 5: More Measure Concentration: Counting DNF Satisfying Assignments, Hoedings
Inequality
Lecturer: Hubert Chan
Date: 4 Oct 2010
These lecture notes are supplementary materials for the lectures. They are by no me
Advanced Algorithm Analysis/CSIS8601 Advanced Topics in Theoretical Computer Science
CS 0351

Fall 2010
CSIS0351/8601: Randomized Algorithms
Lecture 7: Nets, VCdimension
Lecturer: Hubert Chan
Date: 4 Nov 2010
These lecture notes are supplementary materials for the lectures. They are by no means substitutes
for attending lectures or replacement for your ow
Advanced Algorithm Analysis/CSIS8601 Advanced Topics in Theoretical Computer Science
CS 0351

Fall 2010
CSIS0351/8601: Randomized Algorithms
Lecture 8: Nets, Samples, VCdimension (Part 2)
Lecturer: Hubert Chan
Date: 11 Nov 2009
These lecture notes are supplementary materials for the lectures. They are by no means substitutes
for attending lectures or rep
Advanced Algorithm Analysis/CSIS8601 Advanced Topics in Theoretical Computer Science
CS 0351

Fall 2010
CSIS0351/8601: Randomized Algorithms
Lecture 9: Lovasz Local Lemma, Job Shop Scheduling
Lecturer: Hubert Chan
Date: 15 Nov 2010
These lecture notes are supplementary materials for the lectures. They are by no means substitutes
for attending lectures or re
Advanced Algorithm Analysis/CSIS8601 Advanced Topics in Theoretical Computer Science
CS 0351

Fall 2010
CSIS0351/8601: Randomized Algorithms
Lecture 6: JohnsonLindenstrauss Lemma: Dimension Reduction
Lecturer: Hubert Chan
Date: 11 Oct 2010
These lecture notes are supplementary materials for the lectures. They are by no means substitutes
for attending lectu
Advanced Algorithm Analysis/CSIS8601 Advanced Topics in Theoretical Computer Science
CS 0351

Fall 2010
CSIS0351/8601: Randomized Algorithms
Homework 2
Due Date: 14 Oct 2010
Rules: Discussion of the problems is permitted, but writing the assignment together is not
(i.e. you are not allowed to see the actual pages of another student).
In order to score out o