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11.11.2019 klo 08:00 - 1.12.2019 klo 23:59


Ke 11.12.2019
16:00 - 19:00


Optional course.

Master's Programme in Mathematics and Statistics is responsible for the course.

The course belongs to the Mathematics and Applied mathematics module.

The course is available to students from other degree programmes.

Routine in mathematics

Master studies

The course is an introductory course to computational complexity theory.

Recommended time/stage of studies for completion: 1. or 2. year

Term/teaching period when the course will be offered: varying

Turing machines, basic complexity classes, hierarchy theorems, reductions and completeness

C. H. Papadimitriou: Computational complexity (1994); S. Arora and B. Barak: Computational complexity: a modern approach (2009)

Lectures and exercise classes

Exam and excercises, Course will be graded with grades 1-5

Exam, other methods will be described later