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Edge Ideals Using Macaulay2

  • Adam Van TuylEmail author
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Part of the Lecture Notes in Mathematics book series (LNM, volume 2083)

Abstract

Computer algebra systems, like Macaulay 2 [80], Singular [47], and CoCoA [39], have become essential tools for many mathematicians in commutative algebra and algebraic geometry. These systems provide a “laboratory” in which we can experiment and play with new ideas. From these experiments, a researcher can formulate new conjectures, and hopefully, new theorems. Computer algebra systems are especially good at dealing with monomial ideals. As a consequence, the study of edge and cover ideals is well suited to experiments using computer algebra systems.

Keywords

Ideal Edge Cover Ideals Identical Monomers Computer Algebra System EdgeIdeals 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Mathematical SciencesLakehead UniversityThunder BayCanada

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