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Title:A Dichotomy for the Approximability of the Complex-Demand Knapsack Problem
Speaker:Khaled Elbassioni
coming from:Masdar Instittute
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Event Type:Lecture
Visibility:D1, D2, D3, D4, D5, RG1, SWS, MMCI
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Level:AG Audience
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Date:Thursday, 27 June 2013
Duration:45 Minutes
Building:E1 4
Motivated by power allocation in AC (alternating current) electrical systems, we study a generalization of the classical knapsack problem, with complex-valued demands. We provide a complete dichotomy on the approximability of this problem, characterized by the maximum angle between any two demands.
Name(s):Kurt Mehlhorn
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Created:Kurt Mehlhorn/AG1/MPII/DE, 05/29/2013 02:32 PM Last modified:Uwe Brahm/MPII/DE, 11/24/2016 04:13 PM
  • Khaled Elbassioni, 06/25/2013 09:55 AM
  • Kurt Mehlhorn, 05/29/2013 02:32 PM -- Created document.