Fixed Parameter Tractability of Crossing Minimization of Almost-Trees

  • Michael J. Bannister
  • David Eppstein
  • Joseph A. Simons
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 8242)

Abstract

We investigate exact crossing minimization for graphs that differ from trees by a small number of additional edges, for several variants of the crossing minimization problem. In particular, we provide fixed parameter tractable algorithms for the 1-page book crossing number, the 2-page book crossing number, and the minimum number of crossed edges in 1-page and 2-page book drawings.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Michael J. Bannister
    • 1
  • David Eppstein
    • 1
  • Joseph A. Simons
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Computer ScienceUniversity of CaliforniaIrvineUSA

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