There are two textbooks that we will follow for this course.
Reference textbooks, as per the syllabus info: (these we will be using sometimes, but only rarely)
  • John. C. Martin - Introduction to languages and the theory of computation - Tata McGrawHill, 2003.
  • H. R. Lewis and C.H. papadinitriou - Elements of the theory of computation, - Prentice Hall Publishers, 1981.
  • Kamala Kritivasan and R.Rama. - Introduction to Formal Languages, Automata Theory and Computation - Pearson Publishers