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Cormen, Thomas H. Algorithms Unlocked I Thomas H. Cormen. p. cm. Includes bibliographical references and index. ISBN (pbk.: alk. paper). [PDF] Algorithms Unlocked (The MIT Press) For anyone who has ever wondered how computers solve problems, an engagingly written guide for nonexperts to. Editorial Reviews. Review. Algorithms are at the center of computer science. This is a unique $ Read with Our Free App; Hardcover $ 9 Used from.

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It quite naturally requires a mathematical inclination, but unlike m I had been asked, at one point, to recommend an algorithm book to a layman.

A nice organized book and friendly to people who have little computer science background.

This is not a textbook the other book ie. This book serves as a soft introduction to algorithms and how they work to solve real world problems,without any of the mathematical rigor. Serious, but humorous introduction to computer algorithms. Return to Book Page. Refresh and try again.

It covers many important algorithms and intuitions behind their design and timings. It wouldn’t be impossible to understand. Oct 16, Jacek Ambroziak rated it it was amazing. Oct 12, Sefa rated it really liked it Shelves: He was washing his hair and following the instructions on the shampoo bottle. More math than coding. The author succeeds in explaining some complicated concepts simply for the more or less lay reader.

I think the author has perfectly hit a sweet spot of importance, completeness and precision in a package that is very readable. Its like mini version of CLRS. Valbona Vormen rated it it was amazing Mar 22, This book is great as a first introduction to the formal study of algorithms.


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It is difficult to determine the target audience for this book. How easy is unlockev for people from outside the field? He didn’t assume much scientific or mathematical background knowledge for the readers.

Nov 03, Siddhant Shrivastava rated it it was amazing Shelves: If you like books and frew to build cool products, we may be looking for you. Open Preview See a Problem? If you would like a better grasp of how programmers approach problems, perhaps as a journalist, manager, or co-worker, then this will probably be worth reading.

Algorithms Unlocked

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. I had been asked, at one point, to recommend an algorithm book to a layman. Want to Read saving…. Ghazal rated it liked it Feb 27, And finally, for the layman who is curious, or who wants to learn a new style of problem-solving perhaps having exhausted books by the algorthms of Zeitz unloccked Michalewiczthis book will prove to be both readable and thought-provoking.

In other words it’s not actually intended for people on the field. And how do these mathematical formulations translate themselves into your GPS, your laptop, or your smart phone? Feb 02, Adel rated it it was amazing.

Algorithms Unlocked by Thomas H. Cormen

This book is a gem. Why Shop With Us? I’m definitely going to return to this book to keep my knowledge of basic techniques sharp! Rather than mathematical proofs, the author employs simple analogies and reasoning to explain frfe works of the algorithms.


Mike rated it really liked it Feb 18, Did you hear about the computer scientist who got stuck in the shower? The visceral treatment makes this book an introductory wlgorithms. It is wonderful in this context. A very good book for beginners, anyone who wants to know the basics should start with this book. Not for first timers. His other book has so much math you forget the algorithms. At a little over cofmen, 10 chapters, the book can realistically be read in about 10 days in its entirety.

Feb 24, Frank Palardy rated it really liked it Shelves: Not for the newbies. Ask Seller A Question. As for me, I studied this to whet my appetite before plunging headfirst into the massive tome that is CLRS.

Books by Thomas H. Any junior or self-taught programmer who finds standard algorithm texts too difficult should consider this book a must-read. Non-technical, perfect for programmers and non-programmers. Algorithms Unlocked by Thomas H.

Mar 16, David Guan rated it uhlocked was amazing. Feb 17, Darrell Ulm rated it it was amazing Shelves: Professor Cormen intended to make this book an in-between book between the very theoretical books and alogrithms very techincal books.