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Author, Editor
Author(s):
Fotakis, Dimitris
Nikoletseas, Sotiris
Papadopoulou, Vicky
Spirakis, Paul G.
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Not MPG Author(s):
Nikoletseas, Sotiris
Papadopoulou, Vicky
Spirakis, Paul G.
Editor(s):
Kucera, Ludek
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Not MPII Editor(s):
Kucera, Ludek
BibTeX cite key*:
FNPS02
Title, Booktitle
Title*:
Radiocolorings in Periodic Planar Graphs: PSPACE-Completeness and Efficient Approximations for the Optimal Range of Frequencies
Attachment(s)
:
wg02.ps (372.11 KB)
Booktitle*:
Graph-Theoretic Concepts in Computer Science : 28th International Workshop, WG 2002
Event, URLs
Conference URL::
http://kam.mff.cuni.cz/~wg2002
Downloading URL:
Event Address*:
Ceský Krumlov, Czech Republic
Language:
English
Event Date*
(no longer used):
-- June 13-15, 2002
Organization:
Event Start Date:
13 June 2002
Event End Date:
15 June 2002
Publisher
Name*:
Springer
URL:
http://www.springer.de
Address*:
Berlin, Germany
Type:
Vol, No, Year, pp.
Series:
Lecture Notes in Computer Science
Volume:
2573
Number:
Month:
Pages:
223-234
Year*:
2002
VG Wort Pages:
ISBN/ISSN:
3-540-00331-2
Sequence Number:
DOI:
Note, Abstract, ©
(LaTeX) Abstract:
The Frequency Assignment Problem (FAP) in radio networks is the problem of assigning frequencies to transmitters exploiting frequency reuse while keeping signal interference to acceptable levels.
The FAP is usually modelled by variations of the graph coloring problem. The Radiocoloring (RC) of a graph $G(V, E)$ is an assignment function $\Phi : V \mapsto N$ such that $|\Phi(u) - \Phi(v)| \geq 2$, when $u, v$ are neighbors in $G$, and $|\Phi(u) - \Phi(v)| \geq 1$ when the distance of $u, v$ in $G$ is two. The range of frequencies used is called {\em span}. Here, we consider the optimization version of the Radiocoloring
Problem (RCP) of finding a radiocoloring assignment of minimum span, called {\em min span RCP}.
In this paper, we deal with a variation of RCP: that of satisfying frequency assignment requests with some {\em periodic} behavior. In this case, the interference graph is an (infinite) periodic graph. Infinite periodic graphs model finite networks that accept periodic (in time, e.g. daily) requests for frequency assignment. Alternatively, they may model very
large networks produced by the repetition of a small graph.
A {\em periodic graph $G$} is defined by an infinite two-way sequence of repetitions of the same finite graph $G_i(V_i, E_i)$. The edge set of $G$ is derived by connecting the vertices of each iteration $G_i$ to some of the vertices of the next iteration $G_{i+1}$, the same for all $G_i$. The
model of periodic graphs considered here is similar to that of periodic graphs in Orlin [13], Marathe et al [10]. We focus on planar periodic graphs, because in many cases real networks are planar and also because of their independent mathematical interest. We give two basic results:
- We prove that the min span RCP is PSPACE-complete for periodic planar graphs.
- We provide an $O(n(\Delta(G_i) + \sigma))$ time algorithm, (where $|V_i| = n$, $\Delta(G_i)$ is the maximum degree of the graph $G_i$ and $\sigma$ is the number of edges connecting each $G_i$ to $G_{i+1})$, which obtains a radiocoloring of a periodic planar graph G that {\em approximates the minimum span within a ratio which tends to 2 as $\Delta(G_i) + \sigma$ tends to
infinity}.
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BibTeX Entry:
@INPROCEEDINGS
{
FNPS02
,
AUTHOR = {Fotakis, Dimitris and Nikoletseas, Sotiris and Papadopoulou, Vicky and Spirakis, Paul G.},
EDITOR = {Kucera, Ludek},
TITLE = {Radiocolorings in Periodic Planar Graphs: PSPACE-Completeness and Efficient Approximations for the Optimal Range of Frequencies},
BOOKTITLE = {Graph-Theoretic Concepts in Computer Science : 28th International Workshop, WG 2002},
PUBLISHER = {Springer},
YEAR = {2002},
VOLUME = {2573},
PAGES = {223--234},
SERIES = {Lecture Notes in Computer Science},
ADDRESS = {Ceský Krumlov, Czech Republic},
ISBN = {3-540-00331-2},
}
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