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.
If you have suggestions, corrections, or comments, please get in touch with Paul Black.
Entry modified 14 December 2020.
HTML page formatted Mon Dec 14 10:59:03 2020.
Cite this as:
Paul E. Black, "Munkres' assignment algorithm", in Dictionary of Algorithms and Data Structures [online], Paul E. Black, ed. 14 December 2020. (accessed TODAY) Available from: https://www.nist.gov/dads/HTML/munkresAssignment.html