Clever Algorithms: Nature-Inspired Programming Recipes
by Jason Brownlee
Publisher: GitHub 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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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.
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.
by Thomas Niemann
Collection of algorithms for sorting and searching, and techniques for implementing dictionaries, with brief and intuitive descriptions. It is assumed that you know C, and that you are familiar with concepts such as arrays and pointers.
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.