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Even-hole-free graphs, Part I: Decomposition Theorem

Conforti, M, Cornuejols, G, Kapoor, A and Vuskovic, K (2002) Even-hole-free graphs, Part I: Decomposition Theorem. Journal of Graph Theory, 39 (1). 6 - 49 . ISSN 0364-9024

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We prove a decomposition theorem for even-hole-free graphs. The decompositions used are 2-joins and star, double-star and triple-star cutsets. This theorem is used in the second part of this paper to obtain a polytime recognition algorithm for even-hole-free graphs.

Item Type: Article
Copyright, Publisher and Additional Information: © 2002, Wiley Blackwell. This is an author produced version of a paper published in Journal of Graph Theory. Uploaded in accordance with the publisher's self-archiving policy. The definitive version is available at www3.interscience.wiley.com.
Institution: The University of Leeds
Academic Units: The University of Leeds > Faculty of Engineering (Leeds) > School of Computing (Leeds)
Depositing User: Symplectic Publications
Date Deposited: 22 Jun 2012 11:23
Last Modified: 10 Jun 2014 08:56
Published Version: http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/jgt.10006
Status: Published
Publisher: Wiley Blackwell
Identification Number: 10.1002/jgt.10006
URI: http://eprints.whiterose.ac.uk/id/eprint/74361

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