Original Paper

Journal of Mathematical Chemistry

, 46:283

First online:

On resistance-distance and Kirchhoff index

  • Bo ZhouAffiliated withDepartment of Mathematics, South China Normal University Email author 
  • , Nenad TrinajstićAffiliated withThe Rugjer Bošković Institute

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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.


Kirchhoff index Laplacian eigenvalues Laplacian matrix Resistance-distance