Textbook

Foundations of Data Science - Textbook

Avrim Blum, John Hopcroft, Ravindran Kannan 

June, 2016 

Introduction:

 

Computer science as an academic discipline began in the 1960’s. Emphasis was on programming languages, compilers, operating systems, and the mathematical theory that supported these areas. Courses in theoretical computer science covered finite automata, regular expressions, context free languages, and computability.