Oct 24, 2007
from 03:00 PM to 04:00 PM
|Where||Academic Core: 2C 07 (Math/CS Department Conference Room)|
|Contact Name||Joseph Malkevitch|
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This talk will survey some of the basics of vertex and face coloring problems, as well as a variety of applications for such problems. One example of such an application is the scheduling of final examinations at colleges. The talk will also provide a brief outline of the history of the solution of the Four Color Conjecture.