By Martin Charles Golumbic

Algorithmic Graph thought and excellent Graphs, first released in 1980, has turn into the vintage creation to the sphere. This new Annals variation keeps to show the message that intersection graph versions are an important and critical device for fixing real-world difficulties. It is still a stepping stone from which the reader may well embark on one of the interesting study trails.

The previous two decades were an amazingly fruitful interval of analysis in algorithmic graph concept and dependent households of graphs. in particular very important were the idea and functions of latest intersection graph types corresponding to generalizations of permutation graphs and period graphs. those have bring about new households of ideal graphs and lots of algorithmic effects. those are surveyed within the new Epilogue bankruptcy during this moment version.

· re-creation of the "Classic" booklet at the topic
· outstanding advent to a wealthy study area
· prime writer within the box of algorithmic graph theory
· superbly written for the hot mathematician or laptop scientist
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