Accession Number : AD0286348
Title : A SIMPLE SORTING ALGORITHM
Corporate Author : SYSTEM DEVELOPMENT CORP SANTA MONICA CALIF
Personal Author(s) : HIBBARD,THOMAS N.
Report Date : 29 AUG 1962
Pagination or Media Count : 1
Abstract : The Bose-Nelson sequence is discussed, which is the shortest known fixed sequence of comparison. A simple algorithm is presented with a negligible storage requirement for generating the comparison by one in the order in which they are needed for sorting.
Descriptors : *EQUATIONS, *FUNCTIONS(MATHEMATICS), *OPERATORS (MATHEMATICS), *SEQUENCES(MATHEMATICS), NUMBERS, TABLES(DATA)
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE