Discrete Optimization by Guido Schaefer

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Discrete Optimization

Publisher: Utrecht University
Number of pages: 97

From the table of contents: Preliminaries (Optimization Problems); Minimum Spanning Trees; Matroids; Shortest Paths; Maximum Flows; Minimum Cost Flows; Matchings; Integrality of Polyhedra; Complexity Theory; Approximation Algorithms.

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