Definition: Solve the assignment problem in polynomial time by marking and unmarking entries and covering and uncovering rows and columns.
Also known as Hungarian algorithm.
James Munkres, 1957.
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Paul E. Black, "Munkres' assignment algorithm", in Dictionary of Algorithms and Data Structures [online], Vreda Pieterse and Paul E. Black, eds. 5 May 2010. (accessed TODAY) Available from: http://www.nist.gov/dads/HTML/munkresAssignment.html