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Approximate representation of numbers as a fixed number of digits multiplied by a logarithmic scale.
Questions about simulating one model in another. This includes simulating reality in any model, or simulating a machine model with Turing machines.
a formal logical system used in mathematics, philosophy, linguistics, and computer science.
whenever you have a question about what some particular symbol/notation means.
The study of data representations that enable error detection, error correction and/or compression.
Using the techniques of artificial intelligence and machine learning to extract patterns from large data sets and transforming those data into a useful, organized form for future processing.
Questions about (typically randomized) algorithms that can produce no or an incorrect answer with a certain probability.
usually used to refer counting objects in certain arrangements or with certain properties.
General questions regarding learning computer science disciplines and CS education
A matching (aka **Independent Edge Set**) in a simple graph is the set of pairwise non-adjacent edges i.e. no two edges have common vertex.
whenever your question is related to minimum spanning tree (MST). An MST of a connected edge-weighted graph G is a spanning tree whose sum of edge weights is as small as possible. We usua…
Questions about properties of, working with and algorithms on integers.
a particular kind of mathematically-based technique for the specification, development and verification of software and hardware systems.
covers algorithms that enumerate some set, whether finite or infinite. Do not use it for questions about computability classes, such as recursively enumerable (RE) sets; use tags [tag:computa…
Questions about how operating systems decide which process to execute at which time.
Questions about techniques for providing the appearance of an isolated, contiguous address space to each process. The size of the address spaces may be made to appear larger than the size of main mem…
Questions on genetic algorithms, a family of evolutionary search heuristics. Genetic Algorithms are adaptive heuristic search algorithms based on the evolutionary ideas of natural selection and generi…
The spanning tree of a connected undirected graph G is a tree having all the vertices and some number of edges of G.
Questions about genesis and development of computer science as a scientific discipline and its applications.
Questions related to algorithms that use numerical approximations for the problems of mathematical analysis.
Questions on the Master theorem, a method for obtaining asymptotic bounds on recurrences of a specific form.