Summer 2018 Course Descriptions

COMP 170-A Computation Theory

H. Mairson
MW 6:00p-9:30p, Halligan Hall 111B

Models of computation: Turing machines, pushdown automata, and finite automata. Grammars and formal languages including context-free languages and regular sets. Important problems including the halting problem and language equivalence theorems.

Prerequisite: COMP 15 and COMP/MATH 22 or 61.

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