Top 10 Algorithms

The 10 Algorithms with the Greatest Influence on the Development and Practice of Science and Engineering in the 20th Century

- Computing in Science & Engineering

At Stanford:

The Top Ten Algorithms of the Century
Math 224/CS 339

We thought that, along with Scientists and Engineers, the Mathematicians, Computer Scientists and Statisticians at Stanford would benefit from a survey course covering roughly one algorithm per week. This will be a high level review including basic ideas, applications, history, pointers to available code and theory.

Persi Diaconis
Gene Golub