Encyclopedia of Algorithms

2016 Edition
| Editors: Ming-Yang Kao

List Ranking

  • Riko Jacob
  • Ulrich Meyer
  • Laura Toma
Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4939-2864-4_592

Years and Authors of Summarized Original Work

  • 1995; Chiang, Goodrich, Grove, Tamassia, Vengroff, Vitter

Problem Definition

Let L be a linked list of n vertices x1, x2, , xn such that every vertex xi stores a pointer \(succ(x_{i})\)


3-coloring Euler Tour External memory algorithms Graph algorithms Independent set PRAM algorithms Time-forward processing 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Institute of Computer Science, Technical University of MunichMunichGermany
  2. 2.IT University of CopenhagenCopenhagenDenmark
  3. 3.Department of Computer Science, Goethe University Fankfurt am MainFrankfurtGermany
  4. 4.Department of Computer Science, Bowdoin CollegeBrunswickUSA