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An Optimal Algorithm for Finding Frieze–Kannan Regular Partitions


In this paper we prove that two local conditions involving the degrees and co-degrees in a graph can be used to determine whether a given vertex partition is Frieze–Kannan regular. With a more refined version of these two local conditions we provide a deterministic algorithm that obtains a Frieze–Kannan regular partition of any graph G in time O(|V(G)|2).

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Combinatorics, Probability and Computing
  • ISSN: 0963-5483
  • EISSN: 1469-2163
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