Encyclopedia of Algorithms

2008 Edition
| Editors: Ming-Yang Kao

Edit Distance Under Block Operations

2000; Cormode, Paterson, Sahinalp, Vishkin2000; Muthukrishnan, Sahinalp
  • S. Cenk Sahinalp
Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-0-387-30162-4_122

Keywords and Synonyms

Block edit distance        

Problem Definition

Given two strings \( S=s_1s_2\,\ldots\,s_n \)


Edit Distance Priority Queue Query Time Conjunctive Normal Form Cross Reference 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • S. Cenk Sahinalp
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  1. 1.Lab for Computational BiologySimon Fraser UniversityBurnabyUSA