Table of contents

About this book

Introduction

Graph Theory, Combinatorics and Algorithms: Interdisciplinary Applications focuses on discrete mathematics and combinatorial algorithms interacting with real world problems in computer science, operations research, applied mathematics and engineering. The book contains eleven chapters written by experts in their respective fields, and covers a wide spectrum of high-interest problems across these discipline domains. Among the contributing authors are Richard Karp of UC Berkeley and Robert Tarjan of Princeton; both are at the pinnacle of research scholarship in Graph Theory and Combinatorics. The chapters from the contributing authors focus on "real world" applications, all of which will be of considerable interest across the areas of Operations Research, Computer Science, Applied Mathematics, and Engineering. These problems include Internet congestion control, high-speed communication networks, multi-object auctions, resource allocation, software testing, data structures, etc. In sum, this is a book focused on major, contemporary problems, written by the top research scholars in the field, using cutting-edge mathematical and computational techniques.

 

Keywords

Analysis Graph Graph theory Hardware Matching Optimization algorithm Optimization algorithms algorithms combinatorial optimization combinatorics communication computer science data structures operations research optimization

Editors and affiliations

  • Martin Charles Golumbic
    • 1
  • Irith Ben-Arroyo Hartman
    • 1
  1. 1.University of HaifaIsrael

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/b106672
  • Copyright Information Springer Science + Business Media, Inc. 2005
  • Publisher Name Springer, Boston, MA
  • eBook Packages Mathematics and Statistics
  • Print ISBN 978-0-387-24347-4
  • Online ISBN 978-0-387-25036-6
  • Series Print ISSN 1387-666X
  • About this book