Formal Languages and Automata

There are two lectures a week:
Thursday 9.15am in G/045
Friday 5.15pm in G/045

The class is split into two groups for problems classes. They meet as follows:
Group 1: Tuesday 3.15pm in B/B002
Group 2: Friday 12.15pm in G/045.
Lectures start on Friday of week 1. Problems classes start in week 3.

You will be able to download the following exercises and solutions as the term progresses. You can download those marked with an asterisk.


Exercises 1*, Exercises 2*, Exercises 3*, Exercises 4*, Exercises 5*, Exercises 6*, Exercises 7*, Exercises 8*


Solutions 1*, Solutions 2*, Solutions 3*, Solutions 4*, Solutions 5*, Solutions 6*, Solutions 7*, Solutions 8*

Past Examinations and Solutions

Three previous examinations and solutions to the questions can be obtained here. Remember that the course changes a little from year to year.
January 2001 examination and its solutions.
January 2002 examination and its solutions.
January 2003 examination and its solutions.

Mathematics Students' Handbook

The Formal Languages and Automata entry

John Fountain's homepage:


Maths Dept homepage: