Stochastic Algorithms: Foundations and Applications: 4th International Symposium, SAGA 2007, Zurich, Switzerland, September 13-14, 2007, Proceedings (Lecture Notes in Computer Science)



This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the 4th International Symposium on Stochastic Algorithms: Foundations and Applications, SAGA 2007. The nine revised full papers and five invited papers presented were carefully selected for inclusion in the book. The contributed papers included in this volume cover both theoretical as well as applied aspects of stochastic computations with a special focus on investigating the power of randomization in algorithmics.