Eighth Annual ACM-SIAM Symposium
on Discrete Algorithms

Deadline Dates

Hotel Reservation Conference Preregistration
Friday, December 13, 1996 Monday, December 23, 1996

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    Conference Themes

    This symposium concerns research on the use, design, and analysis of efficient algorithms and data structures, in areas including, but not limited to

    Combinatorial Structures Computational Biology
    Computational Geometry Databases and Information Retrieval
    Discrete Optimization Graphs and Networks
    Machine Learning Number Theory and Algebra
    On-Line Problems Pattern Matching and Data Compression
    Random Structures Symbolic Computation


  • Welcoming Reception
  • Business Meeting SODA 98

    Program Information

  • Program-at-a-Glance
  • Author Index
  • Program Committee
  • Important Notice to All Presenters

    General Information

  • Hotel Information
  • Transportation Information
  • Registration Information

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