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By Gabriel Istrate, Cristopher Moore

Laptop technology and physics were heavily associated because the beginning of contemporary computing. lately, an interdisciplinary quarter has blossomed on the junction of those fields, connecting insights from statistical physics with simple computational demanding situations. Researchers have effectively utilized strategies from the examine of section transitions to investigate NP-complete difficulties corresponding to satisfiability and graph coloring. this can be resulting in a brand new knowing of the constitution of those difficulties, and of ways algorithms practice on them.

Computational Complexity and Statistical Physics will function a typical reference and pedagogical relief to statistical physics tools in machine technology, with a selected specialize in part transitions in combinatorial difficulties. Addressed to a extensive variety of readers, the publication comprises gigantic heritage fabric in addition to present study via top computing device scientists, mathematicians, and physicists. it's going to organize scholars and researchers from all of those fields to give a contribution to this interesting area.

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