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Graph Searching and Related Problems

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Abstract

Suppose that there is a robber hiding on vertices or along edges of a graph or digraph. Graph searching is concerned with finding the minimum number of searchers required to capture the robber. Major results of graph searching problems are surveyed, focusing on algorithmic, structural, and probabilistic aspects of the field.

Keywords

Random Graph Tree Decomposition Domination Number Chordal Graph Connected Search 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of MathematicsRyerson UniversityTorontoON, Canada
  2. 2.Department of Computer ScienceUniversity of ReginaReginaSK, Canada

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