I am trying to get the amortized analysis for a complicated algorithm. I am wondering whether there are textbooks or illustrative examples that could serve as inspiration of techniques in amortized analysis.

For textbook references an interesting article is as follows:


I can also refer to one recent paper which is very simple involving a straightforward application of amortized analysis:


You may be interested in the classic papers by Robert Tarjan and others:

The textbook CLRS: Introduction to Algorithms; 3rd edition also contains chapters on Fibonacci heaps (Chapter 19) and Disjoint-set data structures (Chapter 21).

I also find the lecture note "Amortized Analysis Explained" by Rebecca Fiebrink at Princeton University very helpful. It contains basic examples, in-depth examples, and some more involved examples.

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