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Designs and topology

Griggs, T. S. and Grannell, M. J. (2007). Designs and topology. In: Hilton, Anthony and Talbot, John eds. Surveys in Combinatorics 2007. London Mathematical Society Lecture Note Series, 346 (346). Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press, pp. 121–174.

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Abstract

About the book: This volume contains survey articles based on the invited lectures given at the Twenty-first British Combinatorial Conference, held in July 2007 at the University of Reading. This biennial conference is a well-established international event and the articles are of the high quality that befits the event. By its nature this volume provides an up-to-date overview of current research activity in several areas of combinatorics, ranging from graph theory to current applications of combinatorial mathematics, including efficient approximability of NP-hard optimization problems and cryptographic key management. The authors are some of the world's foremost researchers in their fields, and here they summarize existing results, and give a unique preview of work currently being written up. The book provides a valuable survey of the present state of knowledge in combinatorics. It will be useful to research workers and advanced graduate students, primarily in mathematics but also in computer science, statistics and engineering.

Item Type: Book Chapter
ISBN: 0-521-69823-5, 978-0-521-69823-8
Academic Unit/Department: Mathematics, Computing and Technology > Mathematics and Statistics
Item ID: 8316
Depositing User: Terry Griggs
Date Deposited: 06 Jul 2007
Last Modified: 02 Dec 2010 20:01
URI: http://oro.open.ac.uk/id/eprint/8316
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