Area-Efficient Drawings of Outerplanar Graphs

  • Ashim Garg
  • Adrian Rusu
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 2912)


We show that an outerplanar graph G with n vertices and degree d admits a planar straight-line grid drawing with area O(dn1.48) in O(n) time. This implies that if d =o(n0.52), then G can be drawn in this fashion in o(n2) area.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Ashim Garg
    • 1
  • Adrian Rusu
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Computer Science and EngineeringUniversity at BuffaloBuffaloUSA

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