Algorithm Projects with C#

Work Assignment you own this product

This project is part of the liveProject series Six Small Algorithm Projects with C#
prerequisites
WPF • classes • constructors • extension methods
skills learned
generate networks • maximal flows • assign work
Rod Stephens
1 week · 4-6 hours per week · INTERMEDIATE

pro $24.99 per month

  • access to all Manning books, MEAPs, liveVideos, liveProjects, and audiobooks!
  • share your subscription with another person
  • choose one free eBook per month to keep
  • exclusive 50% discount on all purchases

lite $19.99 per month

  • access to all Manning books, including MEAPs!

team

5, 10 or 20 seats+ for your team - learn more


Look inside

Maximize productivity with maximum flow algorithms and some basic C# programming. You play the role of a nuclear power plant operations manager. Your challenge is to assign jobs to your group of employees, and your goal is to achieve maximum productivity. You’ll build a program that generates networks for testing maximal flow algorithms, as well as a program that finds maximal flows through a network of capabilities. Then, you’ll put your maximal flow program to work to match employees with jobs while ensuring that as many jobs as possible are completed.

This project is designed for learning purposes and is not a complete, production-ready application or solution.

book and video resources

When you start your liveProject, you get full access to the following books and videos for 90 days.

prerequisites

This liveProject is for intermediate C# programmers who are familiar with basic WPF and XAML. To begin these liveProjects you’ll need to be familiar with the following:

TOOLS:
  • Visual Studio 2022
  • Windows operating system
TECHNIQUES:
  • Create a class
  • Define constructors
  • Create a WPF interface
  • Use menu and canvas controls
  • Use extension methods

you will learn

In this liveProject, you’ll learn to use specific algorithms to calculate maximal flows in a network and assign tasks while ensuring the maximum amount of work is flowing through the network.

  • Work with files
  • Define classes
  • Use lists, loops, methods, and other basic techniques
  • Use WPF to make user interfaces including menus

features

Self-paced
You choose the schedule and decide how much time to invest as you build your project.
Project roadmap
Each project is divided into several achievable steps.
Get Help
While within the liveProject platform, get help from other participants and our expert mentors.
Compare with others
For each step, compare your deliverable to the solutions by the author and other participants.
book resources
Get full access to select books for 90 days. Permanent access to excerpts from Manning products are also included, as well as references to other resources.

choose your plan

team

monthly
annual
$49.99
$499.99
only $41.67 per month
  • five seats for your team
  • access to all Manning books, MEAPs, liveVideos, liveProjects, and audiobooks!
  • choose another free product every time you renew
  • choose twelve free products per year
  • exclusive 50% discount on all purchases
  • Work Assignment project for free