Estruturas de Dados e Algoritmos

Engenharia Informática
6 ECTS; 2º Ano, 1º Semestre, 28,0 T + 42,0 PL + 5,0 OT + 5,0 O

Lecturer
- Paulo Alexandre Gomes dos Santos
- Pedro Miguel Aparício Dias

Prerequisites
Object-oriented programming.

Objectives
Describe the commonest data structures and algorithms, as well as its advantages, limitations and applications;
Use data structures to solve real problems;
Design, develop, and test code for tackling medium- and large-scale problems.

Program
1 - Introduction to C++ language
2 - Algorithm development techniques
3 - Algorithm complexity analysis
4 - Sorting algorithms.
5 - Linear data structures
6 - Hierarchical data structures
7- Graphs

Evaluation Methodology
Practical coursework and closed book examination.

Bibliography
- Stein, C. e Rivest, R. e Leiserson, C. e Cormen, T. (2002). Algoritmos Teoria e Prática – Tradução da 2ª Edição Americana. Brasil: Editora Campus
- Tongo, L. e Barnett, G. (2008). Data Structures and Algorithms. EUA:

Method of interaction
Lectures and laboratory classes.

Software used in class
Microsoft Visual Studio C++