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184.754 Seminar on Algorithms
This course is in all assigned curricula part of the STEOP.
This course is in at least 1 assigned curriculum part of the STEOP.

2021S, SE, 2.0h, 3.0EC


  • Semester hours: 2.0
  • Credits: 3.0
  • Type: SE Seminar
  • Format: Online

Learning outcomes

After successful completion of the course, students are able to to present published, scientific work in the chosen area in an adequate, correct and understandable form. Students understand the essential requirements for a correct positioning of their work in the scientific context.

Subject of course

Reading and presentation of current research papers. Each participant reads 1-3 papers on a more or less closed topic (algorithm, system, problem) and presents these to the group;  this is completed by a written exposition. Detailed discussion during the presentation is most important.

Teaching methods

Presentation, active participation, written summary.

Mode of examination

Written and oral

Additional information

IMPORTANT: all interested students should be present at the first planning meeting where the papers will be selected.

Dates: see course website 

Please consider the plagiarism guidelines of TU Wien when writing your seminar paper: Directive concerning the handling of plagiarism (PDF)



Examination modalities

Presentation, written summary.

Course registration

Begin End Deregistration end
10.03.2021 00:00 17.03.2021 23:59 17.03.2021 23:59


Study CodeObligationSemesterPrecon.Info
066 931 Logic and Computation Mandatory elective
066 937 Software Engineering & Internet Computing Mandatory elective
860 GW Optional Courses - Technical Mathematics Not specified


No lecture notes are available.

Previous knowledge

Introduction to Parallel Computing, Advanced Multiprocessor Programming, Parallel Algorithms, High Performance Computing (or similar).

Preceding courses



if required in English