Diameter of Cayley graphs generated by transposition trees

@article{Ganesan2012DiameterOC,
  title={Diameter of Cayley graphs generated by transposition trees},
  author={Ashwin Ganesan},
  journal={ArXiv},
  year={2012},
  volume={abs/1202.5888}
}
  • A. Ganesan
  • Published 27 February 2012
  • Computer Science, Mathematics
  • ArXiv
A problem of practical and theoretical interest is to determine or estimate the diameter of various families of Cayley networks. The previously known estimate for the diameter of Cayley graphs generated by transposition trees is an upper bound given in the oft-cited paper of Akers and Krishnamurthy (1989). In this work, we first assess the performance of their upper bound. We show that for every $n$, there exists a tree on $n$ vertices, such that the difference between the upper bound and the… 
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