FindIndependentEdgeSet

FindIndependentEdgeSet[g]
finds an independent edge set of the graph g with a maximum number of edges.

FindIndependentEdgeSet[{vw,}]
uses rules vw to specify the graph g.

Details and OptionsDetails and Options

  • An independent edge set is also known as a matching.
  • An independent edge set is a set of edges that are never incident to the same vertex.
  • FindIndependentEdgeSet returns a list of edges.
  • FindIndependentEdgeSet works with undirected graphs, directed graphs, weighted graphs, and multigraphs.
Introduced in 2010
(8.0)
| Updated in 2015
(10.3)