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June 2020


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Data-Driven Algorithm Design

Data-Driven Algorithm Design

We model the problem of identifying a good algorithm from data as a statistical learning problem.


From Communications of the ACM

Technical Perspective: Algorithm Selection as a Learning Problem

"Data-Driven Algorithm Design," by Rishi Gupta and Tim Roughgarden, addresses the issue that the best algorithm to use for many problems depends on what the input "looks like."