Competition Programming and Problem Solving (15-295)

Fall 2013

Wednesday 6:30-9:20pm, Wean 5421

Instructor
Danny Sleator
Office: Gates 8113
E-mail: sleator -at- cs
Phone: (412) 268-7563
   

TA
Yan Gu
Office: Gates 7117
E-mail: ygu1 -at- cs
Phone: (412) 553-9960
    Jakub Pachocki
Office: Gates 9225
E-mail: meret -at- cs
Phone: (412) 515-6147


Google Group: http://groups.google.com/group/15-295

Grading Policy

This course is for 6 units. Your grade in this class is a decided using the number of classes that you attended, and the number of CodeForces and TopCoder problems that you solve during a contest.

If you solved X problems in class, Y CodeForces and Z TopCoder problems, your numerical grade is X+Y+Z. Your units/grade is then determined by the following ranges:

Scores are tracked using this Google Doc. Please verify and let us know of discrepancies


There is no limit to the number of points that you can get. A list of past high scores is located here.

Course Materials

Week 1: contest link , solutions
Week 2: contest link , solutions
Week 3: contest link , solutions
Week 4: contest link , solutions
Week 5: contest link , solutions
Week 6: contest link , solutions
Week 7: contest link , solutions
Week 8: contest link , solutions
Week 10: contest link , solutions
Week 11: contest link , solutions
Week 12: contest link
Week 13: contest link

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