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### 3294,3295 - problems

Posted: Sat Oct 01, 2005 3:27 am
The ultimate bamboo eater is something strange - anyone has an idea? All my ideas run out of time.

the triangle counting is kind of easy, but what do you do with finding the lines with more than 2 points one them? I mean, how?

### Re: 3294,3295 - problems

Posted: Tue Oct 04, 2005 9:26 pm
ledins wrote:The ultimate bamboo eater is something strange - anyone has an idea? All my ideas run out of time.

the triangle counting is kind of easy, but what do you do with finding the lines with more than 2 points one them? I mean, how?
I think 3295 has been solved there:
http://forums.topcoder.com/?module=Thre ... 81&start=0

I think that 3294 is not easy. I think I have a O(n (lg (n))^3) divide and conquer algorithm that uses range trees and that recursively bisects the point set according to bamboo "deliciousness", and intuitively I think that in practice my algo would run in O(n (lg (n))^2)

Posted: Thu Oct 13, 2005 8:09 am
well can u plz a bit elaborate on that 3294? i mean panda-bamboo??

Mahbub

### try this

Posted: Thu Oct 13, 2005 9:34 am

Posted: Thu Oct 13, 2005 1:53 pm
Cool the judge solution for H is the same as mine

Posted: Thu Oct 13, 2005 7:19 pm
i never thought there will be analysis of ICPC problems! thanks a lot sumit vi!

Posted: Thu Oct 13, 2005 7:38 pm
i heard about Red black tree, i also heard about interval tree. but what is 2-D interval tree?? can any one tell me or give a link to any site where i can find it.

i gave a search at google but no satisfactory result

Posted: Thu Oct 13, 2005 9:17 pm
shanto86 wrote: i heard about Red black tree, i also heard about interval tree. but what is 2-D interval tree?? can any one tell me or give a link to any site where i can find it.

i gave a search at google but no satisfactory result
I think he meant 2D range trees, augmented with Max information: see this link: http://www.cs.aau.dk/~simas/aalg04/slides/aalg11.ppt

Posted: Fri Oct 14, 2005 10:46 am
hmm... till now i saw 4 different names of this data structure,
2D tree
2D interval tree
range tree
2D range tree

But thanks to u u gave me the right link