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Graph Coloring

  • Md. Saidur Rahman
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Part of the Undergraduate Topics in Computer Science book series (UTICS)

Abstract

Probably graph coloring concept naturally arose from its application in map coloring: given a map containing several countries, we wish to color the countries in the map in such a way that neighboring countries receive different colors to make the countries distinct. In this chapter we know about vertex coloring, edge coloring, chromatic number, chromatic index, chromatic polynomial, etc.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Computer Science and EngineeringBangladesh University of Engineering and Technology (BUET)DhakaBangladesh

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