• M. N. MurtyEmail author
  • Anirban Biswas
Part of the SpringerBriefs in Intelligent Systems book series (BRIEFSINSY)


Search is the most basic and fundamental operation of computers. It plays a vital role in areas like artificial intelligence, machine learning, deep learning, and a variety of applications. We examine the role of search  in several related topics in this chapter.


Exact match Inexact match Classification Representation 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Computer Science and AutomationIndian Institute of ScienceBengaluruIndia

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