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By Thomas Erlebach, Christos Kaklamanis

This ebook constitutes the completely refereed put up complaints of the 4th overseas Workshop on Approximation and on-line Algorithms, WAOA 2006, held in Zurich, Switzerland in September 2006 as a part of the ALGO 2006 convention event.

The 26 revised complete papers provided have been conscientiously reviewed and chosen from sixty two submissions. themes addressed via the workshop are algorithmic video game conception, approximation periods, coloring and partitioning, aggressive research, computational finance, cuts and connectivity, geometric difficulties, inapproximability effects, mechanism layout, community layout, packing and overlaying, paradigms, randomization concepts, real-world purposes, and scheduling problems.

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However, the resulting budgeted maximum coverage instance has exponential size, and therefore this reduction cannot be used directly. Nevertheless, we can apply the algorithm of [10] without generating the instance explicitly, as proposed by Hochbaum [8]: In each step, we have to find a most effective star, open its facility and henceforth disregard all clients in this star. Although there are exponentially many stars, it is easy to find the most effective one as it suffices to consider stars (i, Qik ), for i ∈ I and k ∈ {1, 2, .

T. Erlebach and C. ): WAOA 2006, LNCS 4368, pp. 43–54, 2006. c Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2006 44 A. J. Golin, and Y. Zhang 1. the value of N is known in advance; 2. , a(n, j) does not depend on h(i); 3. and the values of a(n, j) satisfy the Monge property defined by (4), then the SMAWK algorithm [2] can compute all of the h(n) for 1 ≤ n ≤ N in O(N ) time. The main purpose of this paper is to consider the DP formula (1) in online settings. By this we mean that the values of h(n) are computed in the order n = 1, 2, .

The only remaining case is when x moves down in Θ−y and this is a bit more involved. Consider the section of the chain of Θ−y from bidder x to the end at bidder y (who is below x). Since x is on a downward link, and downward links cannot be followed by an upward link (Lemma 1), it must be the case that this section of the chain is entirely downward links. Let x → x1 → x2 → . . → x → y be this chain, and so we have x < x1 < x2 . . < x < y. 24 G. Aggarwal, J. Feldman, and S. Muthukrishnan We write the assignment of Θ to these + 2 places using the notation [x, x1 , x2 , .

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