Designing and Implementing Shortest and Fastest Paths; A Comparison of Bellman-Ford algorithm, A*, and Dijkstra’s algorithms

International Journal of Computer Trends and Technology (IJCTT)          
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Volume-69 Issue-5
Year of Publication : 2021
Authors : Al Bager A. Al Bager. R, Al Samani A. Ahmed

MLA Style: 
Al Bager A. Al Bager. R and Al Samani A. Ahmed. "Designing and Implementing Shortest and Fastest Paths; A Comparison of Bellman-Ford algorithm, A*, and Dijkstra’s algorithms."  International Journal of Computer Trends and Technology,  vol. 69, no. 5, May. 2021, pp.6-12. Crossref 10.14445/22312803/IJCTT-V69I5P102

APA Style:   
Al Bager A. Al Bager. R & Al Samani A. Ahmed 
(2021) . Designing and Implementing Shortest and Fastest Paths; A Comparison of Bellman-Ford algorithm, A*, and Dijkstra’s algorithms. International Journal of Computer Trends and Technology , 69(5), 6-12. 10.14445/22312803/IJCTT-V69I5P102

This paper compares the performances of three path algorithms, including the Bellman-Ford algorithm, A*, and Dijkstra’s algorithm. These algorithms have found the paths in a map of Riyad,h, and the run times were compared of these algorithms. The experimental findings revealed the effectiveness of A* A search algorithm, followed by Dijkstra algorithm and Bellman-Ford algorithm. This shows that Dijkstra’s algorithm can be extended into various fields to solve problems involving the computation of the shortest distance between various locations.

Computation, Geographic Information System, Riyadh, Road time, Shortest path.


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