floyd, a Python code which demonstrates Floyd's algorithm for finding the shortest distance between every pair of nodes in a directed graph.


The computer code and data files described and made available on this web page are distributed under the MIT license


floyd is available in a C version and a C++ version and a FORTRAN90 version and a MATLAB version and a Python version.

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  1. Robert Floyd,
    Algorithm 97: Shortest Path,
    Communications of the ACM,
    Volume 5, Number 6, page 345, June 1962.
  2. Michael Quinn,
    Parallel Programming in C with MPI and OpenMP,
    McGraw-Hill, 2004,
    ISBN13: 978-0071232654,
    LC: QA76.73.C15.Q55.

Source Code:

Last revised on 05 March 2022.