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What and Who
Title:Fast Approximate Max Flow Computation
Speaker:Christoph Lenzen
coming from:Max-Planck-Institut für Informatik - D1
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Event Type:Joint Lecture Series
Visibility:D1, D2, D3, D4, D5, SWS, RG1, MMCI
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Level:Public Audience
Language:English
Date, Time and Location
Date:Wednesday, 1 July 2015
Time:12:15
Duration:60 Minutes
Location:Saarbrücken
Building:E1 5
Room:002
Abstract
The max flow problem is one of the most fundamental and well-studied network problems.
In this talk, I will revisit it from the perspective of distributed algorithms. For
decades, the million-dollar question here has been whether there *is* a fast distributed
algorithm or one should rather collect all information at a single location and apply an
old school centralized algorithm. On the way to answering this question, we will get to
see several of the brilliant ideas that have come up recently on this evergreen among
the classic graph problems. The talk is tailored to a general CS audience; don't worry
if you're not familiar with the topic - come to enjoy the show!
Contact
Name(s):Jennifer Müller
Phone:2900
EMail:--email address not disclosed on the web
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