ISBN 9788131761939,The Art of Computer Programming Volume 4A : Combinatorial Algorithms Part 1

The Art of Computer Programming Volume 4A : Combinatorial Algorithms Part 1


Knuth D E



Pearson Education

Publication Year 2011

ISBN 9788131761939

ISBN-10 8131761932


Number of Pages 884 Pages
Language (English)


Donald E. Knuth's The Art of Computer Programming: Combinatorial Algorithms is a comprehensive book on Broadway Computation, Binary Decision Diagrams and Combinatorial Generation. Every chapter is complemented with real world examples, a large number of exercises with solutions, a brief history and the implementation of various algorithms.

About Donald Ervin Knuth

Donald Knuth is an American Mathematician and Computer Scientist, who has been highly revered and is also called the Father of the Analysis of Algorithms. He is the Professor Emeritus at the Stanford University. His pioneering book The Art of Computer Programming is a multivolume work that has been used as an extensive resource across the globe. He created the TeX computer typesetting system, the Computer Modern family of typefaces, and the related METAFONT font definition language and rendering system. His other scholarly works include the creation of WEB and CWEB computer programming systems. Knuth is a prolific writer; some of his other famous books are Literate Programming, Things a Computer Scientist Rarely Talks About, The Stanford GraphBase, TEX: The Program and Computer Modern Typefaces.

About Dorling Kindersley

Dorling Kindersley is a British multinational publishing company which is known for creating and publishing high quality, illustrated books and also numerous online resources. It is based in London and was found in the year 1974. DK is a part of the Penguin Random House Group and is spread across in many major cities in different continents, including New Delhi, India. They publish books of all genres. Some of the most popular books produced by DK in India are Encyclopaedia of Plants and Flowers, The Motorbike Book, Natural History, Eyewitness Dinosaur and Where to Go When, among many other works.