Posts by Asma Khan

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Burrows Wheeler Transform in Python

By Asma Khan

In this tutorial, we will learn about burrows wheeler transform (BWT) in Python. As scary as this algorithm may look, it is simple as pie if we actually check it out. What is BWT? .... Read More

LU decomposition in Python

By Asma Khan

In linear algebra, we define LU (Lower-Upper) decomposition as the product of lower and upper triangular matrices. In this tutorial, we will learn LU decomposition in Python. Comp.... Read More

Fuzzy String Matching in Python

By Asma Khan

Google defines fuzzy as difficult to perceive, indistinct or vague. Unlike boolean, fuzzy logic answers the question of how much similar are the strings. Boolean logic simply answe.... Read More

Secure Hash Algorithm (SHA) in Python

By Asma Khan

In this tutorial, we will learn about Secure Hash Algorithms (SHA) in Python. First, let’s check out the basics. The hash function: Hash function is used in cryptography to .... Read More

Send GET and POST requests in Python

By Asma Khan

In this tutorial, we will learn to send get and post requests in Python. The GET and POST are two most used  HTTP(Hypertext Transfer Protocol) methods. GET and POST requests in Py.... Read More

Python program to interchange first and last elements in a list

By Asma Khan

In this tutorial, we will learn how to interchange or swap first and last element of a list in python.  This problem can be solved using basic techniques. This task asks you to in.... Read More

Get the size of a file from URL in Python

By Asma Khan

In this tutorial, we will learn how to get the size of a file from URL in python. Before getting on to the actual code, let us see some prerequisites for the same. If you want to g.... Read More

Reverse words in a given string in Python

By Asma Khan

In this tutorial, we will learn how to reverse words of a string given by the user in python. Before getting on to the actual code, let us learn some string methods. split() method.... Read More