Parameterized Complexity: The Main Ideas and Some Research Frontiers

  • Michael R. Fellows
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Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 2223)


The purposes of this paper are two:(1)To give an exposition of the main ideas of parameterized complexity,and (2)To discuss some of the current research frontiers and directions.


Parameterized Complexity Vertex Cover Polynomial Time Approximation Scheme Satisfying Assignment Research Frontier 
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  • Michael R. Fellows
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  1. 1.School of Electrical Engineering and Computer ScienceUniversity of Newcastle University DriveCallaghanAustralia

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