An O(n) algorithm for realizing degree sequences

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  • Srinivasa Rao Arikati
  • Anil Maheshwari
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 880)


A sequence d = (d1, d2,..., d n ) of integers is a degree sequence if there exists a (simple) graph G such that the components of d are equal to the degrees of the vertices of G. We present an O(n)-time sequential algorithm to realize d, i.e., to compute the graph G. We provide an efficient parallel implementation of our algorithm.


Parallel Algorithm Unit Transformation Search Problem Multiple Edge Degree Sequence 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Srinivasa Rao Arikati
    • 1
  • Anil Maheshwari
    • 1
  1. 1.Max-Planck Institute für Informatik Im StadtwaldSaarbrückenGermany

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