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List of algorithms
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List of algorithms


The following is a list of the algorithms described in Wikipedia. See also the list of data structures, list of algorithm general topics and list of terms relating to algorithms and data structures.

If you intend to describe a new algorithm, please read algorithms on Wikipedia first, then add a link to your article and a one-line description here.

Table of contents
1 Combinatorial algorithms
2 Compression algorithms
3 Computational geometry
4 Computer graphics
5 Cryptographic algorithms
6 Data visualization
7 Imaging
8 Distributed systems algorithms
9 Numerical algorithms
10 Number-theoretic algorithms
11 Numerical algebra
12 Parsing
13 Software engineering
14 Quantum algorithms
15 Other

Combinatorial algorithms

General combinatorial algorithms

Graph algorithms

See main article graph theory

Combinatorial optimization

Search algorithms

String searching algorithms

Sort algorithms

Compression algorithms

Computational geometry

Computer graphics

Cryptographic algorithms

See also Topics in cryptography for an 'analytical glossary')

Data visualization


Distributed systems algorithms

Numerical algorithms

See also main article
numerical analysis and list of numerical analysis topics

Digital signal processing

Number-theoretic algorithms

Numerical algebra


Software engineering

Quantum algorithms

Application of quantum computation to various categories of problems and algorithms