A Characterization of Universal Stability in the Adversarial Queuing Model

@article{lvarez2004ACO,
  title={A Characterization of Universal Stability in the Adversarial Queuing Model},
  author={Carme {\`A}lvarez and Maria J. Blesa and Maria J. Serna},
  journal={SIAM J. Comput.},
  year={2004},
  volume={34},
  pages={41-66}
}
We study universal stability of directed and undirected graphs in the adversarial queuing model for static packet routing. In this setting, packets are injected in some edge and have to traverse a predefined path before leaving the system. Restrictions on the allowed packet trajectory provide a way to analyze stability under different packet trajectories. We consider five packet trajectories, two for directed graphs and three for undirected graphs, and provide polynomial time algorithms for… 

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