Hierarchical Hub Labelings for Shortest Paths

  • Ittai Abraham
  • Daniel Delling
  • Andrew V. Goldberg
  • Renato F. Werneck
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 7501)


We study hierarchical hub labelings for computing shortest paths. Our new theoretical insights into the structure of hierarchical labels lead to faster preprocessing algorithms, making the labeling approach practical for a wider class of graphs. We also find smaller labels for road networks, improving the query speed.


Short Path Road Network Total Order Priority Queue Query Time 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Ittai Abraham
    • 1
  • Daniel Delling
    • 1
  • Andrew V. Goldberg
    • 1
  • Renato F. Werneck
    • 1
  1. 1.Microsoft Research Silicon ValleyUSA

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