Journal of Mathematical Chemistry

, 46:283

On resistance-distance and Kirchhoff index

Original Paper

DOI: 10.1007/s10910-008-9459-3

Cite this article as:
Zhou, B. & Trinajstić, N. J Math Chem (2009) 46: 283. doi:10.1007/s10910-008-9459-3

Abstract

We provide some properties of the resistance-distance and the Kirchhoff index of a connected (molecular) graph, especially those related to its normalized Laplacian eigenvalues.

Keywords

Kirchhoff indexLaplacian eigenvaluesLaplacian matrixResistance-distance

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of MathematicsSouth China Normal UniversityGuangzhouChina
  2. 2.The Rugjer Bošković InstituteZagrebCroatia