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Title: An Essay About Research on Sparse NP Complete Sets
Authors: Hartmanis, Juris
Mahaney, Stephen R.
Keywords: computer science
technical report
Issue Date: May-1980
Publisher: Cornell University
Abstract: The purpose of this paper is to review the origins and motivation for the conjecture that sparse NP complete sets do not exist (unless P=NP) and to describe the development of the ideas and techniques which led to the recent solution of this conjecture.
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Hartmanis, Juris

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