Christine Bassem

Anchor Point Assistant Professor in Computer Science

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My broad research interests are in mechanism and algorithm design for dynamic distributed systems, including crowd networks, mobile ad-hoc networks, and transport networks.  See my personal website: https://cs.wellesley.edu/~cbassem/

Currently teaching

  • An introduction to the design and analysis of fundamental algorithms. General techniques covered: divide-and-conquer algorithms, dynamic programming, greediness, probabilistic algorithms. Topics include: sorting, searching, graph algorithms, compression, cryptography, computational geometry, and NP-completeness.