is NP-complete if: ... A consequence of this definition is that if we had a
polynomial time ...
NP stands for Non-deterministic Polynomial time. This means that the problem
can be solved in Polynomial time using a Non-deterministic Turing machine (like
I assume that you are looking for intuitive definitions, since the technical
definitions ... The precise definition here is that a problem X is NP-hard, if there is
an NP-complete problem Y , such that Y is reducible to X in polynomial ...
The NP-complete abstract problem you're trying to solve presumably comes from
... (One technical point: these are all really defined in terms of yes-or-no ...
Feb 6, 2013 ... All I know is that NP is a subset of NP-complete, which is a subset of NP-hard, but
I have no idea what they actually mean. Wikipedia isn't much ...
This is a rough guide to the meaning of "NP-Complete". It is not intended to be an
exact definition, but should help you to understand the concept. These are just ...
Complexity classes are one way to talk about how difficult or easy a problem is.
Complexity ... A fast solution to any NP-Complete problem would be mean that as
long as you can verify proposed solutions to a problem you would never need to
Definition of NP-complete, possibly with links to more information and
Notice how we have defined the TSP as a search problem: given an instance, .....
This means that once we know a problem A is NP-complete, we can use it to ...
A key part of the proof is, Turing machine was used as a mathematical definition
of a computer and program (Source Halting Problem). Status of NP Complete ...