# GTU Data and File Structure Syllabus

GUJARAT TECHNOLOGICAL UNIVERSITY
B.E Semester: 3
Computer Engineering
Subject Code 130702
Subject Name DATA AND FILE STRUCTURES
Sr.No Course content
1. INTRODUCTION TO DATA STRUCTURE:
Data Management concepts, Data types – primitive and nonprimitive,
Performance Analysis and Measurement (Time and space analysis of
algorithms-Average, best and worst case analysis), Types of Data
Structures- Linear & Non Linear Data Structures.
2. LINEAR DATA STRUCTURE Array:
Representation of arrays, Applications of arrays, sparse matrix and its
representation., Stack: Stack-Definitions & Concepts, Operations On
Stacks, Applications of Stacks, Polish Expression, Reverse Polish
Expression And Their Compilation, Recursion, Tower of Hanoi, Queue:
Representation Of Queue, Operations On Queue, Circular Queue, Priority
Queue, Array representation of Priority Queue, Double Ended Queue,
of Queue, Applications of linked list.
3. NONLINEAR DATA STRUCTURE :
Tree-Definitions and Concepts, Representation of binary tree, Binary tree
traversal (Inorder, postorder, preorder), Threaded binary tree, Binary search
trees, Conversion of General Trees To Binary Trees, Applications Of Trees-
Some balanced tree mechanism, eg. AVL trees, 2-3 trees, Height
Balanced, Weight Balance , Graph-Matrix Representation Of Graphs,
Elementary Graph operations,(Breadth First Search, Depth First Search,
Spanning Trees, Shortest path, Minimal spanning tree )
4. HASHING AND FILE STRUCTURES :
Hashing: The symbol table, Hashing Functions, Collision-Resolution
Techniques, File Structure: Concepts of fields, records and files,
Sequential, Indexed and Relative/Random File Organization, Indexing
structure for index files, hashing for direct files, Multi-Key file organization
and access methods.
5. PRACTICAL DETAILS:
At least 10 practical should be performed by students using programming
language.
Reference Books:
1. An Introduction to Data Structures with Applications. by Jean-Paul Tremblay &
Paul G. Sorenson Publisher-Tata McGraw Hill.
2. Data Structures using C & C++ -By Ten Baum Publisher – Prenctice-Hall
International.
3. Fundamentals of Computer Algorithms by Horowitz, Sahni,Galgotia Pub. 2001
ed.
4. Fundamentals of Data Structures in C++-By Sartaj Sahani.
5. Data Structures: A Pseudo-code approach with C -By Gilberg & Forouzan
Publisher-Thomson Learning.