The world and internet are full of textual information. We search for information using textual queries and read websites, books and e-mails.
These are all strings from a computer science point of view. To make sense of all this information and make search efficient, search engines use many string algorithms. Moreover, the emerging field of personalized medicine uses many search algorithms to find disease-causing mutations in the human genome.
In the String Processing and Pattern Matching Algorithms Certificate, part of the Algorithms and Data Structures MicroMasters Program from EdX in partnership with University of California, San Diego - UC San DiegoX, you will learn about:
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4 weeks, 8-10 hours per week
Pavel Pevzner - Ronald R. Taylor Professor of Computer Science, The University of California, San Diego
Michael Levin - Chief Data Scientist, Yandex.Market
This programme requires students to demonstrate proficiency in English.
Basic knowledge of at least one programming language. Successful completion of the Algorithmic Toolbox and Data Structures courses.
Check the programme website for information about funding options.
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