SESS # | TOPICS | KEY DATES |
---|---|---|

1 | Introduction | |

2 | 3-partition I | Problem Set 1 Out |

3 | 3-partition II, 2–partition | |

4 | SAT (Satisfiability) | |

5 | SAT Reductions | |

6 | Circuit SAT |
Problem Set 1 Due one day before Session 6, Problem Set 2 Out |

7 | Planar SAT | |

8 | Hamiltonicity | Project Proposal Out |

9 | Graph Problems | |

10 | Inapproximability Introduction | Problem Set 2 Due one day after Session 10 |

11 | Inapproximability Examples | Problem Set 3 Out one day after Session 11 |

12 | Gap Inapproximability | |

13 | Parameterized Complexity I: W Hierarchy | |

14 | Parameterized Complexity II: ETH & Planar | Problem Set 3 Due one day after Session 14 |

15 | P and ASP | |

16 | NP & PSPACE Video Games | Project Proposal Due one day after Session 16 |

17 | Nondeterministic Constraint Logic | Problem Set 4 Out one day after Session 17 |

18 | 0- and 2–player Games | |

19 | More Games | |

20 | Undecidability & P-completeness | Problem Set 4 Due one day before Session 20 |

21 | 3SUM & APSP | |

22 | PPAD (guest lecture by Constantinos Daskalakis) | |

23 | PPAD Reductions (guest lecture by Constantinos Daskalakis) | Project Paper Due |

## Calendar

Course Info

Instructor

Departments

As Taught In

Fall
2014

Level

Topics

Learning Resource Types

*theaters*Lecture Videos

*assignment_turned_in*Problem Sets with Solutions

*notes*Lecture Notes

*group_work*Projects

*Instructor Insights*