Learning JavaScript Data Structures and Algorithms

Write complex and powerful JavaScript code using the latest ECMAScript, 3rd Edition

Author: Loiane Groner

Publisher: Packt Publishing Ltd

ISBN: 1788624947

Category: Computers

Page: 426

View: 3858

Create classic data structures and algorithms such as depth-first search and breadth-first search, learn recursion, as well as create and use a heap data structure using JavaScript Key Features Implement common data structures and the associated algorithms along with the context in which they are used Master existing JavaScript data structures such as arrays, sets, and maps, and learn how to implement new ones such as stacks, linked lists, trees, and graphs in ES 8 Develop abstract data types to make JavaScript a more flexible and powerful programming language Book Description A data structure is a particular way of organizing data in a computer to utilize resources efficiently. Data structures and algorithms are the base of every solution to any programming problem. With this book, you will learn to write complex and powerful code using the latest ES 2017 features. Learning JavaScript Data Structures and Algorithms begins by covering the basics of JavaScript and introduces you to ECMAScript 2017, before gradually moving on to the most important data structures such as arrays, queues, stacks, and linked lists. You will gain in-depth knowledge of how hash tables and set data structures function as well as how trees and hash maps can be used to search files in an HD or represent a database. This book serves as a route to take you deeper into JavaScript. You’ll also get a greater understanding of why and how graphs, one of the most complex data structures, are largely used in GPS navigation systems in social networks. Toward the end of the book, you’ll discover how all the theories presented in this book can be applied to solve real-world problems while working on your own computer networks and Facebook searches. What you will learn Declare, initialize, add, and remove items from arrays, stacks, and queues Create and use linked lists, doubly linked lists, and circular linked lists Store unique elements with hash tables, dictionaries, and sets Explore the use of binary trees and binary search trees Sort data structures using algorithms such as bubble sort, selection sort, insertion sort, merge sort, and quick sort Search elements in data structures using sequential sort and binary search Who this book is for If you’re a JavaScript developer who wants to dive deep into JavaScript and write complex programs using JavaScript data structures and algorithms, this book is for you.

Learning JavaScript Data Structures and Algorithms - Second Edition

Author: Loiane Groner

Publisher: Packt Publishing

ISBN: 9781785285493

Category: Computers

Page: 314

View: 1726

Hone your skills by learning classic data structures and algorithms in JavaScriptAbout This Book- Understand common data structures and the associated algorithms, as well as the context in which they are used.- Master existing JavaScript data structures such as array, set and map and learn how to implement new ones such as stacks, linked lists, trees and graphs.- All concepts are explained in an easy way, followed by examples.Who This Book Is ForIf you are a student of Computer Science or are at the start of your technology career and want to explore JavaScript's optimum ability, this book is for you. You need a basic knowledge of JavaScript and programming logic to start having fun with algorithms.What You Will Learn- Declare, initialize, add, and remove items from arrays, stacks, and queues- Get the knack of using algorithms such as DFS (Depth-first Search) and BFS (Breadth-First Search) for the most complex data structures- Harness the power of creating linked lists, doubly linked lists, and circular linked lists- Store unique elements with hash tables, dictionaries, and sets- Use binary trees and binary search trees- Sort data structures using a range of algorithms such as bubble sort, insertion sort, and quick sortIn DetailThis book begins by covering basics of the JavaScript language and introducing ECMAScript 7, before gradually moving on to the current implementations of ECMAScript 6. You will gain an in-depth knowledge of how hash tables and set data structure functions, as well as how trees and hash maps can be used to search files in a HD or represent a database. This book is an accessible route deeper into JavaScript. Graphs being one of the most complex data structures you'll encounter, we'll also give you a better understanding of why and how graphs are largely used in GPS navigation systems in social networks.Toward the end of the book, you'll discover how all the theories presented by this book can be applied in real-world solutions while working on your own computer networks and Facebook searches.Style and approachThis book gets straight to the point, providing you with examples of how a data structure or algorithm can be used and giving you real-world applications of the algorithm in JavaScript. With real-world use cases associated with each data structure, the book explains which data structure should be used to achieve the desired results in the real world.

Data Structures and Algorithms with JavaScript

Bringing classic computing approaches to the Web

Author: Michael McMillan

Publisher: "O'Reilly Media, Inc."

ISBN: 144937395X

Category: Computers

Page: 252

View: 6785

As an experienced JavaScript developer moving to server-side programming, you need to implement classic data structures and algorithms associated with conventional object-oriented languages like C# and Java. This practical guide shows you how to work hands-on with a variety of storage mechanisms—including linked lists, stacks, queues, and graphs—within the constraints of the JavaScript environment. Determine which data structures and algorithms are most appropriate for the problems you’re trying to solve, and understand the tradeoffs when using them in a JavaScript program. An overview of the JavaScript features used throughout the book is also included. This book covers: Arrays and lists: the most common data structures Stacks and queues: more complex list-like data structures Linked lists: how they overcome the shortcomings of arrays Dictionaries: storing data as key-value pairs Hashing: good for quick insertion and retrieval Sets: useful for storing unique elements that appear only once Binary Trees: storing data in a hierarchical manner Graphs and graph algorithms: ideal for modeling networks Algorithms: including those that help you sort or search data Advanced algorithms: dynamic programming and greedy algorithms

Learning JavaScript Data Structures and Algorithms

Write complex and powerful JavaScript code using the latest ECMAScript, 3rd Edition

Author: Loiane Groner

Publisher: Packt Publishing Ltd

ISBN: 1788624947

Category: Computers

Page: 426

View: 2161

Create classic data structures and algorithms such as depth-first search and breadth-first search, learn recursion, as well as create and use a heap data structure using JavaScript Key Features Implement common data structures and the associated algorithms along with the context in which they are used Master existing JavaScript data structures such as arrays, sets, and maps, and learn how to implement new ones such as stacks, linked lists, trees, and graphs in ES 8 Develop abstract data types to make JavaScript a more flexible and powerful programming language Book Description A data structure is a particular way of organizing data in a computer to utilize resources efficiently. Data structures and algorithms are the base of every solution to any programming problem. With this book, you will learn to write complex and powerful code using the latest ES 2017 features. Learning JavaScript Data Structures and Algorithms begins by covering the basics of JavaScript and introduces you to ECMAScript 2017, before gradually moving on to the most important data structures such as arrays, queues, stacks, and linked lists. You will gain in-depth knowledge of how hash tables and set data structures function as well as how trees and hash maps can be used to search files in an HD or represent a database. This book serves as a route to take you deeper into JavaScript. You’ll also get a greater understanding of why and how graphs, one of the most complex data structures, are largely used in GPS navigation systems in social networks. Toward the end of the book, you’ll discover how all the theories presented in this book can be applied to solve real-world problems while working on your own computer networks and Facebook searches. What you will learn Declare, initialize, add, and remove items from arrays, stacks, and queues Create and use linked lists, doubly linked lists, and circular linked lists Store unique elements with hash tables, dictionaries, and sets Explore the use of binary trees and binary search trees Sort data structures using algorithms such as bubble sort, selection sort, insertion sort, merge sort, and quick sort Search elements in data structures using sequential sort and binary search Who this book is for If you’re a JavaScript developer who wants to dive deep into JavaScript and write complex programs using JavaScript data structures and algorithms, this book is for you.

Hands-On Data Structures and Algorithms with JavaScript

Write efficient code that is highly performant, scalable, and easily testable using JavaScript

Author: Kashyap Mukkamala

Publisher: Packt Publishing Ltd

ISBN: 1788397541

Category: Computers

Page: 332

View: 1244

Increase your productivity by implementing complex data structures and algorithms using JavaScript Key Features A step by step guide, which will provide you with a thorough discussion on the analysis and design of fundamental JavaScript data structures Get a better understanding of advanced concepts such as space and time complexity to optimize your code Focus more on solving the business problem and less on the technical challenges involved Book Description Data structures and algorithms are the fundamental building blocks of computer programming. They are critical to any problem, provide a complete solution, and act like reusable code. Using appropriate data structures and having a good understanding of algorithm analysis are key in JavaScript to solving crises and ensuring your application is less prone to errors. Do you want to build applications that are high-performing and fast? Are you looking for complete solutions to implement complex data structures and algorithms in a practical way? If either of these questions rings a bell, then this book is for you! You'll start by building stacks and understanding performance and memory implications. You will learn how to pick the right type of queue for the application. You will then use sets, maps, trees, and graphs to simplify complex applications. You will learn to implement different types of sorting algorithm before gradually calculating and analyzing space and time complexity. Finally, you'll increase the performance of your application using micro optimizations and memory management. By the end of the book you will have gained the skills and expertise necessary to create and employ various data structures in a way that is demanded by your project or use case. What you will learn Build custom Back buttons embedded within your application Build part of a basic JavaScript syntax parser and evaluator for an online IDE Build a custom activity user tracker for your application Generate accurate recommendations for credit card approval using Decision Trees Simplify complex problems using a graphs Increase the performance of an application using micro-optimizations Who this book is for If you are a JavaScript developer looking for practical examples to implement data structures and algorithms in your web applications, then this book is for you. Familiarity with data structures and algorithms will be helpful to get the most out of this book.

Algorithm Challenges: The Dojo Collection

Author: Martin Puryear

Publisher: Lulu Press, Inc

ISBN: 1365454320

Category: Computers

Page: N.A

View: 9206

This book takes the novice programmer into the basics of algorithms and data structures, through intermediate areas such as sorting, before touching upon more advanced topics such as self-balancing trees and graphs.

Mastering JavaScript

Author: Ved Antani

Publisher: Packt Publishing Ltd

ISBN: 1785286285

Category: Computers

Page: 250

View: 1995

Explore and master modern JavaScript techniques in order to build large-scale web applications About This Book Write powerful code with the high-level functions that JavaScript offers Test and debug issues with JavaScript code using various modern mechanisms Offers an expert's eye on the latest ES6 features and how these advanced tasks fit together in JavaScript as a whole Who This Book Is For This book is ideal for web developers who are looking to master modern JavaScript concepts and design principles. You should already have an intermediate level of JavaScript knowledge before starting this book. What You Will Learn Get a run through of the basic JavaScript language constructs Get familiar with the Functions and Closures of JavaScript Explore Regular Expressions in JavaScript Code using the powerful object-oriented feature in JavaScript Test and debug your code using JavaScript strategies Master DOM manipulation, cross-browser strategies, and ES6 Understand the basic concurrency constructs in Javascript and best performance strategies Learn to build scalable server application in JavaScript using Node.js In Detail JavaScript is a high-level, dynamic, untyped, lightweight, and interpreted programming language. Along with HTML and CSS, it is one of the three essential technologies of World Wide Web content production, and is an open source and cross-platform technology. The majority of websites employ JavaScript, and it is well supported by all modern web browsers without plugins. However, the JavaScript landscape has changed dramatically in recent years, and you need to adapt to the new world of JavaScript that people now expect. Mastering modern JavaScript techniques and the toolchain are essential to develop web-scale applications. Mastering JavaScript will be your companion as you master JavaScript and build innovative web applications. To begin with, you will get familiarized with the language constructs and how to make code easy to organize. You will gain a concrete understanding of variable scoping, loops, and best practices on using types and data structures, as well as the coding style and recommended code organization patterns in JavaScript. The book will also teach you how to use arrays and objects as data structures. You will graduate from intermediate-level skills to advanced techniques as you come to understand crucial language concepts and design principles. You will learn about modern libraries and tools so you can write better code. By the end of the book, you will understand how reactive JavaScript is going to be the new paradigm. Style and approach This is a comprehensive guide with a clear focus on practical use cases and patterns. Each chapter consists of best practices, useful advice, and a bunch of easy-to-follow examples that will build up your skills as you advance through the book.

Eloquent JavaScript

A Modern Introduction to Programming

Author: Marijn Haverbeke

Publisher: No Starch Press

ISBN: 1593272820

Category: COMPUTERS

Page: 224

View: 8570

Provides information and examples on writing JavaScript code, covering such topics as syntax, control, data, regular expressions, and scripting.

Data Structures and Algorithms in Java

Author: Robert Lafore

Publisher: Sams Publishing

ISBN: 0134847997

Category: Computers

Page: N.A

View: 1465

Data Structures and Algorithms in Java, Second Edition is designed to be easy to read and understand although the topic itself is complicated. Algorithms are the procedures that software programs use to manipulate data structures. Besides clear and simple example programs, the author includes a workshop as a small demonstration program executable on a Web browser. The programs demonstrate in graphical form what data structures look like and how they operate. In the second edition, the program is rewritten to improve operation and clarify the algorithms, the example programs are revised to work with the latest version of the Java JDK, and questions and exercises will be added at the end of each chapter making the book even more useful. Educational Supplement Suggested solutions to the programming projects found at the end of each chapter are made available to instructors at recognized educational institutions. This educational supplement can be found at www.prenhall.com, in the Instructor Resource Center.

Mastering JavaScript Design Patterns

Author: Simon Timms

Publisher: Packt Publishing Ltd

ISBN: 1785880357

Category: Computers

Page: 290

View: 3369

Write reliable code to create powerful applications by mastering advanced JavaScript design patterns About This Book Learn how to use tried and true software design methodologies to enhance your JavaScript code Discover robust JavaScript implementations of classic and advanced design patterns Packed with easy-to-follow examples that can be used to create reusable code and extensible designs Who This Book Is For This book is ideal for JavaScript developers who want to gain expertise in object-oriented programming with JavaScript and the new capabilities of ES-2015 to improve their web development skills and build professional-quality web applications. What You Will Learn Harness the power of patterns for tasks ranging from application building to code testing Rethink and revitalize your code with the use of functional patterns Improve the way you organize your code Build large-scale apps seamlessly with the help of reactive patterns Identify the best use cases for microservices Get to grips with creational, behavioral, and structural design patterns Explore advanced design patterns including dependency injection In Detail With the recent release of ES-2015, there are several new object-oriented features and functions introduced in JavaScript. These new features enhance the capabilities of JavaScript to utilize design patterns and software design methodologies to write powerful code. Through this book, you will explore how design patterns can help you improve and organize your JavaScript code. You'll get to grips with creational, structural and behavioral patterns as you discover how to put them to work in different scenarios. Then, you'll get a deeper look at patterns used in functional programming, as well as model view patterns and patterns to build web applications. This updated edition will also delve into reactive design patterns and microservices as they are a growing phenomenon in the world of web development. You will also find patterns to improve the testability of your code using mock objects, mocking frameworks, and monkey patching. We'll also show you some advanced patterns including dependency injection and live post processing. By the end of the book, you'll be saved of a lot of trial and error and developmental headaches, and you will be on the road to becoming a JavaScript expert. Style and approach Packed with several real-world use cases, this book shows you through step-by-step instructions how to implement the advanced object-oriented programming features to build sophisticated web applications that promote scalability and reusability.

The Algorithm Design Manual

Author: Steven S Skiena

Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

ISBN: 1848000707

Category: Computers

Page: 730

View: 8985

This newly expanded and updated second edition of the best-selling classic continues to take the "mystery" out of designing algorithms, and analyzing their efficacy and efficiency. Expanding on the first edition, the book now serves as the primary textbook of choice for algorithm design courses while maintaining its status as the premier practical reference guide to algorithms for programmers, researchers, and students. The reader-friendly Algorithm Design Manual provides straightforward access to combinatorial algorithms technology, stressing design over analysis. The first part, Techniques, provides accessible instruction on methods for designing and analyzing computer algorithms. The second part, Resources, is intended for browsing and reference, and comprises the catalog of algorithmic resources, implementations and an extensive bibliography. NEW to the second edition: • Doubles the tutorial material and exercises over the first edition • Provides full online support for lecturers, and a completely updated and improved website component with lecture slides, audio and video • Contains a unique catalog identifying the 75 algorithmic problems that arise most often in practice, leading the reader down the right path to solve them • Includes several NEW "war stories" relating experiences from real-world applications • Provides up-to-date links leading to the very best algorithm implementations available in C, C++, and Java

PHP 7 Data Structures and Algorithms

Author: Mizanur Rahman

Publisher: Packt Publishing Ltd

ISBN: 1786463571

Category: Computers

Page: 340

View: 2994

Increase your productivity by implementing data structures About This Book Gain a complete understanding of data structures using a simple approach Analyze algorithms and learn when you should apply each solution Explore the true potential of functional data structures Who This Book Is For This book is for those who want to learn data structures and algorithms with PHP for better control over application-solution, efficiency, and optimization. A basic understanding of PHP data types, control structures, and other basic features is required What You Will Learn Gain a better understanding of PHP arrays as a basic data structure and their hidden power Grasp how to analyze algorithms and the Big O Notation Implement linked lists, double linked lists, stack, queues, and priority queues using PHP Work with sorting, searching, and recursive algorithms Make use of greedy, dynamic, and pattern matching algorithms Implement tree, heaps, and graph algorithms Apply PHP functional data structures and built-in data structures and algorithms In Detail PHP has always been the the go-to language for web based application development, but there are materials and resources you can refer to to see how it works. Data structures and algorithms help you to code and execute them effectively, cutting down on processing time significantly. If you want to explore data structures and algorithms in a practical way with real-life projects, then this book is for you. The book begins by introducing you to data structures and algorithms and how to solve a problem from beginning to end using them. Once you are well aware of the basics, it covers the core aspects like arrays, listed lists, stacks and queues. It will take you through several methods of finding efficient algorithms and show you which ones you should implement in each scenario. In addition to this, you will explore the possibilities of functional data structures using PHP and go through advanced algorithms and graphs as well as dynamic programming. By the end, you will be confident enough to tackle both basic and advanced data structures, understand how they work, and know when to use them in your day-to-day work Style and approach An easy-to-follow guide full of examples of implementation of data structures and real world examples to solve the problems faced. Each topic is first explained in general terms and then implemented using step by step explanation so that developers can understand each part of the discussion without any problem.

Data Structures and Algorithms Using C#

Author: Michael McMillan

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

ISBN: 0521670152

Category: Computers

Page: 355

View: 2762

Michael McMillan discusses the implementation of data structures and algorithms from the .NET framework. The comprehensive text includes basic data structures and algorithms plus advanced algorithms such as probabilistic algorithms and dynamics programming.

Practical Data Analysis

Author: Hector Cuesta,Dr. Sampath Kumar

Publisher: Packt Publishing Ltd

ISBN: 1785286668

Category: Computers

Page: 338

View: 570

A practical guide to obtaining, transforming, exploring, and analyzing data using Python, MongoDB, and Apache Spark About This Book Learn to use various data analysis tools and algorithms to classify, cluster, visualize, simulate, and forecast your data Apply Machine Learning algorithms to different kinds of data such as social networks, time series, and images A hands-on guide to understanding the nature of data and how to turn it into insight Who This Book Is For This book is for developers who want to implement data analysis and data-driven algorithms in a practical way. It is also suitable for those without a background in data analysis or data processing. Basic knowledge of Python programming, statistics, and linear algebra is assumed. What You Will Learn Acquire, format, and visualize your data Build an image-similarity search engine Generate meaningful visualizations anyone can understand Get started with analyzing social network graphs Find out how to implement sentiment text analysis Install data analysis tools such as Pandas, MongoDB, and Apache Spark Get to grips with Apache Spark Implement machine learning algorithms such as classification or forecasting In Detail Beyond buzzwords like Big Data or Data Science, there are a great opportunities to innovate in many businesses using data analysis to get data-driven products. Data analysis involves asking many questions about data in order to discover insights and generate value for a product or a service. This book explains the basic data algorithms without the theoretical jargon, and you'll get hands-on turning data into insights using machine learning techniques. We will perform data-driven innovation processing for several types of data such as text, Images, social network graphs, documents, and time series, showing you how to implement large data processing with MongoDB and Apache Spark. Style and approach This is a hands-on guide to data analysis and data processing. The concrete examples are explained with simple code and accessible data.

Mastering Ext JS - Second Edition

Author: Loiane Groner

Publisher: Packt Publishing Ltd

ISBN: 1784399434

Category: Computers

Page: 400

View: 2643

If you are a developer who is familiar with Ext JS and want to augment your skills to create even better web applications, this is the book for you. Basic knowledge of JavaScript/HTML/CSS and any server-side language (PHP, Java, C#, Ruby, or Python) is required.

Sencha Architect App Development

Author: Loiane Groner

Publisher: Packt Publishing Ltd

ISBN: 1782169822

Category: Computers

Page: 120

View: 7425

A standard tutorial-based approach for using Sencha Architect to develop applications in Ext JS and Sencha Touch.Sencha Architect App Development is for Ext JS and Sencha Touch developers that are looking to improve their productivity by using Sencha Architect for app development. Basic knowledge of Ext JS and Sencha Touch is required.

Think Complexity

Complexity Science and Computational Modeling

Author: Allen Downey

Publisher: "O'Reilly Media, Inc."

ISBN: 1492040150

Category: Computers

Page: 200

View: 4388

Complexity science uses computation to explore the physical and social sciences. In Think Complexity, you’ll use graphs, cellular automata, and agent-based models to study topics in physics, biology, and economics. Whether you’re an intermediate-level Python programmer or a student of computational modeling, you’ll delve into examples of complex systems through a series of worked examples, exercises, case studies, and easy-to-understand explanations. In this updated second edition, you will: Work with NumPy arrays and SciPy methods, including basic signal processing and Fast Fourier Transform Study abstract models of complex physical systems, including power laws, fractals and pink noise, and Turing machines Get Jupyter notebooks filled with starter code and solutions to help you re-implement and extend original experiments in complexity; and models of computation like Turmites, Turing machines, and cellular automata Explore the philosophy of science, including the nature of scientific laws, theory choice, and realism and instrumentalism Ideal as a text for a course on computational modeling in Python, Think Complexity also helps self-learners gain valuable experience with topics and ideas they might not encounter otherwise.

JavaScript Regular Expressions

Author: Loiane Groner,Gabriel Manricks

Publisher: Packt Publishing Ltd

ISBN: 1783282266

Category: Computers

Page: 112

View: 8581

This book is ideal for JavaScript developers and programmers who work with any type of user entry data and want sharpen their skills to become experts.

Data Structures and Algorithms in Java

Author: Adam Drozdek

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 0534492525

Category: Computers

Page: 650

View: 7603

Using the Java programming language, author Adam Drozdek highlights three important aspects of data structures and algorithms. First, the book places special emphasis on the connection between data structures and their algorithms, including an analysis of the algorithms’ complexity. Second, the book presents data structures in the context of object-oriented program design, stressing the principle of information hiding in its treatment of encapsulation and decomposition. Finally, the book closely examines data structure implementation. Overall, this practical and theoretical book prepares students with a solid foundation in data structures for future courses and work in design implementation, testing, or maintenance of virtually any software system. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Purely Functional Data Structures

Author: Chris Okasaki

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

ISBN: 9780521663502

Category: Computers

Page: 220

View: 336

This book describes data structures and data structure design techniques for functional languages.