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Author Harper, Lawrence H. (Lawrence Hueston), 1938-

Title Global methods for combinatorial isoperimetric problems / L.H. Harper.

Imprint Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2004.


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Description 1 online resource (xiv, 232 pages) : illustrations.
text txt rdacontent
computer c rdamedia
online resource cr rdacarrier
Series Cambridge studies in advanced mathematics ; 90
Cambridge studies in advanced mathematics ; 90.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 223-227) and index.
Contents Cover; Half-title; Series-title; Title; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; Preface; 1 The edge-isoperimetric problem; 2 The minimum path problem; 3 Stabilization and compression; 4 The vertex-isoperimetric problem; 5 Stronger stabilization; 6 Higher compression; 7 Isoperimetric problems on infinite graphs; 8 Isoperimetric problems on complexes; 9 Morphisms for MWI problems; 10 Passage to the limit; Afterword; Appendix The classical isoperimetric problem; References; Index.
Summary Based on Professor Harper's substantial experience in teaching global methods in combinatorial optimisation and is ideal for graduate students entering the field as well as experienced researchers. The author has increased the utility of the text for teaching by including worked examples, exercises and material about applications to computer science.
Note Print version record.
Subject Combinatorial optimization.
Calculus of variations.
Morphisms (Mathematics)
Optimisation combinatoire.
Calcul des variations.
Morphismes (Mathématiques)
MATHEMATICS -- Optimization.
Calculus of variations. (OCoLC)fst00844140
Combinatorial optimization. (OCoLC)fst00868980
Morphisms (Mathematics) (OCoLC)fst01026443
Kombinatorische Optimierung
Genre/Form Electronic book.
Electronic books.
Other Form: Print version: Harper, Lawrence H. (Lawrence Hueston), 1938- Global methods for combinatorial isoperimetric problems. Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2004 0521832683 (DLC) 2003047258 (OCoLC)52547628
ISBN 0511185219 (electronic bk.)
9780511185212 (electronic bk.)
0511186045 (electronic bk.)
9780511186042 (electronic bk.)
9780511616679 (ebook)
0511616678 (ebook)
0521832683 (Cloth)
Standard No. AU@ 000042831380
AU@ 000053232317
AU@ 000062562281
DEBSZ 379295113
DEBSZ 44555360X

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