Induced matchings in subcubic planar graphs

R.J. Kang, M. Mnich, T. Müller

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We present a linear-time algorithm that, given a planar graph with m edges and maximum degree 3, finds an induced matching of size at least m/9. This is best possible.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationAlgorithms - ESA 2010 (18th Annual European Symposium, Liverpool, UK, September 6-8, 2010. Proceedings, Part II)
EditorsM. Berg, de, U. Meyer
Place of PublicationBerlin
ISBN (Print)978-3-642-15780-6
Publication statusPublished - 2010

Publication series

NameLecture Notes in Computer Science
ISSN (Print)0302-9743

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