UT Dallas 2013 Graduate Catalog

CS6393 - Advanced Algorithms in Biology

CS 6393 Advanced Algorithms in Biology (3 semester hours) Recent advanced topics in algorithms in biology will be discussed. Topics will be chosen from: sorting and transformational operations on strings and permutations, structural analysis of proteins, pooling design and nonadaptive group testing, approximation algorithms, and complexity issues. Prerequisites: CS 6363 and CS 6325. (3-0) Y