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Questions about the science and art of determining properties of algorithms, often including correctness, runtime and space usage. Use the [runtime-analysis] tag for questions about the runtime of al…
Questions related to general, high level, techniques for the design of algorithms.
a sequence of well-defined steps that defines an abstract solution to a problem. Use this tag when your issue is related to design and analysis of algorithms.
A method in analysis of algorithms that considers the overall cost of a sequence of operations.
a form of declarative programming oriented towards NP-hard search problems
Theoretical results and techniques applied in practical settings.
Questions about algorithms that solve problems up to some bounded error.
A sequential random-access data structure whose size can typically not be changed after creation.
Questions about design and properties of agents that act in a dynamic environment and make decisions towards some goal without user control.
For questions about the [assignment problem](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Assignment_problem) in combinatorial optimization, **not** for problems that you've been set as a homework assignment.
Questions about asymptotic notations and analysis
Questions about mathematical devices that read an input stream symbol by symbol and use a state transition map to produce an output stream, maybe using secondary storage.
Machine-checked, machine-generated or machine-verified proofs