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The chromatic number of the Kneser graphs and the q-Kneser graphs

This year is László Lovász‘s 70th birthday and I went to his birthday conference, so a blog post about one of his famous results seems to be appropriate: the chromatic number of the Kneser graph. 963 more words


Coloring the plane

When graph theory makes it to the news, you know there is a fun problem at its source. That is the case with a recent breakthrough by Aubrey de Grey who showed that you cannot color the plane with four colors. 704 more words