Theory Day Speaker 3 - Disjoint paths, isoperimetric problems, and graph eigenvalues

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Saturday, October 24, 2009 - 3:10pm
1.5 hours (actually 80 minutes)
LeCraw Auditorium
Mathematics and Computer Science, Tel Aviv University
The spectral properties of a graph are intimately related to its structure. This can be applied in the study of discrete isoperimetric problems and in the investigation of extremal and algorithmic questions for graphs. I will discuss several recent examples illustrating this theme.