Skip to content

Computational Complexity A Modern Approach

Spend $50 to get a free movie!

ISBN-10: 0521424267

ISBN-13: 9780521424264

Edition: 2009

Authors: Sanjeev Arora, Boaz Barak

List price: $102.95
Blue ribbon 30 day, 100% satisfaction guarantee!
Out of stock
what's this?
Rush Rewards U
Members Receive:
Carrot Coin icon
XP icon
You have reached 400 XP and carrot coins. That is the daily max!

Customers also bought

Book details

List price: $102.95
Copyright year: 2009
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publication date: 4/20/2009
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 594
Size: 7.00" wide x 10.00" long x 1.25" tall
Weight: 2.684
Language: English

Boaz Barak is an assistant professor in the department of computer science at Princeton University. He holds a Ph.D. from the Weizmann Institute of Science.

Basic Complexity Classes
The computational model - and why it doesn't matter
NP and NP completeness
Space complexity
The polynomial hierarchy and alternations
Boolean circuits
Randomized computation
Interactive proofs
Quantum computation
PCP theorem and hardness of approximation: an introduction
Lower Bounds for Concrete Computational Models
Decision trees
Communication complexity
Circuit lower bounds
Proof complexity
Algebraic computation models
Advanced Topics
Complexity of counting
Average case complexity: Levin's theory
Hardness amplification and error correcting codes
Pseudorandom constructions: expanders and extractors
Proofs of PCP theorems and the Fourier transform technique
Why are circuit lower bounds so difficult?
mathematical background