Graphs & Digraphs masterfully employs student-friendly exposition, transparent proofs, considerable examples, and various workouts to supply an important realizing of the thoughts, theorems, historical past, and purposes of graph theory.
Fully up-to-date and thoughtfully reorganized to make analyzing and finding fabric more uncomplicated for teachers and scholars, the Sixth Edition of this bestselling, classroom-tested text:
- Adds greater than one hundred sixty new exercises
- Presents many new thoughts, theorems, and examples
- Includes contemporary significant contributions to long-standing conjectures equivalent to the Hamiltonian Factorization Conjecture, 1-Factorization Conjecture, and Alspach’s Conjecture on graph decompositions
- Supplies an evidence of the correct graph theorem
- Features a revised bankruptcy at the probabilistic process in graph concept with many effects built-in in the course of the text
At the top of the publication are indices and lists of mathematicians’ names, phrases, symbols, and priceless references. there's additionally a piece giving tricks and options to all odd-numbered workouts. a whole options guide is offered with qualifying path adoption.
Graphs & Digraphs, 6th variation remains the consummate textual content for a complicated undergraduate point or introductory graduate point path or two-semester series on graph thought, exploring the subject’s interesting historical past whereas protecting a number of attention-grabbing difficulties and various applications.
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