Clever Algorithms: Nature-Inspired Programming Recipes
by Jason Brownlee
Publisher: Lulu.com 2011
Number of pages: 436
This book provides a handbook of algorithmic recipes from the fields of Metaheuristics, Biologically Inspired Computation and Computational Intelligence that have been described in a complete, consistent, and centralized manner. These standardized descriptions were carefully designed to be accessible, usable, and understandable.
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Contents: Algorithm Complexity; Big-O Notation; Trees; Binary Search Trees; Graph; Dijkstra's Algorithm; A* Pathfinding; Dynamic Programming; Kruskal's Algorithm; Greedy Algorithms; Catalan Number; Sorting; Searching; Pascal's Triangle; etc.
This book shows how common algorithms are written in various programming languages, providing code implementations and explanation. Topics: Checksums; Date and time; Graphs; Hashing; Optimization; Search; Simulation; Sorting; String searching; etc.
by Jorg Arndt
Aimed to programmers who are interested in the selected algorithms and those who want to create optimized code. It covers low level algorithms, combinatorial generation, fast orthogonal transforms, fast arithmetic, and algorithms for finite fields.
by Joerg Arndt
This is a book for a working programmer or anyone interested in methods of computation. The focus is on material that does not usually appear in textbooks on algorithms. We use the C++ programming language for low-level algorithms.