On the lower bound for minimum comparison selection

  • Peter Ružička
  • Juraj Wiedermarm
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 45)


Weight Function Selection Algorithm Basic Strategy Large Element Comparison Selection 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Peter Ružička
    • 1
  • Juraj Wiedermarm
    • 1
  1. 1.Computing Research CentreBratislavaCzechoslovakia

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