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 CSE 322: Intro. to Formal Models in Comp. Sci.
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Welcome to CSE 322 (Spring 2010)

Rajesh Rao (Instructor)


Sai Zhang, Kristin Weber, Willy Cheung, and Milda Zizyte (TAs)

MWF 1:30-2:20 in MGH  241

Take-home final exam is here.

In this course, we will explore basic concepts in the theory of computing. We will study a variety of abstract computing machines (finite automata, pushdown automata, and Turing machines) and investigate the different languages that they capture (regular, context-free, decidable, and Turing-recognizable languages). We will also briefly visit the dreaded world of unsolvable problems. The emphasis will be on developing a thorough understanding of abstract models of computation and on being able to formulate rigorous analytical arguments about them.
(Catalog Description. Prerequisite: CSE 321. Credits: 3).

These web pages will be updated throughout the quarter. Check this page frequently for possible announcements (below). Be sure to join the class mailing list and browse the email archive.  To join, visit the signup page. You should get a response quickly that you have been added.


Announcements will be posted in the space below.

03/29/10: First day of class: Welcome!

05/31/10: University holiday (Memorial Day): No class

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