Archive for September, 2006

Algorithms for the 21st Century

Went to a talk at MIT tonight, by Stephen C Johnson, a researcher at The Mathworks. The talk was sponsored by the Greater Boston ACM. The paper, Algorithms for the 21st Century, was presented at Usenix 2006. The general thrust was how computer architecture has drifted from the idealized model used in most algorithms classes, [...]

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