Polynomially solvable cases of hypergraph transversal and related problems

@inproceedings{Rauf2011PolynomiallySC,
  title={Polynomially solvable cases of hypergraph transversal and related problems},
  author={I. Rauf},
  year={2011}
}
  • I. Rauf
  • Published 2011
  • Computer Science, Mathematics
This thesis is mainly concerned with the hypergraph transversal problem, which asks to generate all minimal transversals of a given hypergraph. While the current best upper bound on the complexity of the problem is quasi-polynomial in the combined input and output sizes, it is shown to be solvable in output polynomial time for a number of hypergraph classes. We extend this polynomial frontier to the hypergraphs induced by hyperplanes and constant-sided polytopes in fixed dimension R and… Expand
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