Matroids: Further Theory

  • Martin Aigner
Part of the Grundlehren der mathematischen Wissenschaften book series (GL, volume 234)


After our discussion of the basics of matroid theory in the previous chapter, we are now going to study in detail the most important classes of matroids: Linear matroids, binary and regular matroids, graphic and transversal matroids. The emphasis lies here on the characterization of these matroids and on applications to concrete combinatorial problems.


Planar Graph Parallel Extension Fano Plane Coordinatization Matrix Maximal Plane Graph 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Martin Aigner
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  1. 1.II. Institut für MathematikFreie Universität BerlinBerlin 33Federal Republic of Germany

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