Graph Searching Games and the Probabilistic Method

A new book

by Anthony Bonato and Pawel Pralat


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Description: Graph Searching Games and Probabilistic Methods is the first book that focuses on the intersection of graph searching games and probabilistic methods. The book explores various applications of these powerful mathematical tools to games and processes such as Cops and Robbers, Zombie and Survivors, and Firefighting. Written in an engaging style, the book is accessible to a wide audience including mathematicians and computer scientists. Readers will find that the book provides state-of-the-art results, techniques, and directions in graph searching games, especially from the point of view of probabilistic methods.

Audience: Graduate students, pure and applied mathematicians, computer scientists, and all those interested in graph theory and probability theory.

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Series: Discrete Mathematics and Its Applications
December 6, 2017 by Chapman and Hall/CRC
Reference - 346 Pages - 53 B/W Illustrations
ISBN 9781138627161 - CAT# K31933


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Table of contents


Preview of Chapter 1