Course Description

This course, "Shortest Paths Revisited, NP-Complete Problems and What To Do About Them," offered by Stanford University, is designed to provide students with a comprehensive understanding of some of the most fundamental concepts in theoretical computer science. Through this course, students will gain skills in algorithms, graph theory, problem solving, and computational thinking, among others. Throughout the course, students will explore the concept of shortest paths in depth, examining various algorithms and their applications in real-world scenarios. They will also delve into the complexities of NP-complete problems, learning how to identify and classify them, as well as exploring potential solutions and strategies for dealing with them. Taught by experienced instructors from Stanford University, this course offers a rigorous and engaging learning experience. Students will have the opportunity to apply their knowledge through hands-on programming assignments, as well as engaging with interactive lectures and discussions. By the end of the course, students will have a solid understanding of the mathematical and theoretical foundations of algorithms and NP-complete problems