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Chromatic number of Hasse diagrams, eyebrows and dimension


We construct posets of dimension 2 with highly chromatic Hasse diagrams. This solves a previous problem by Nesetril and Trotter.

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Communicated by D. Kelly

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Kříž, I., Nešetřil, J. Chromatic number of Hasse diagrams, eyebrows and dimension. Order 8, 41–48 (1991). https://doi.org/10.1007/BF00385813

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AMS subject classifications (1991)

  • 05C15
  • 05C20
  • 06A06

Key words

  • Chromatic number
  • partially ordered sets
  • dimension
  • Hasse diagrams