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Unpublished Paper
Weak Dynamic Coloring of Planar Graphs
  • Caroline Accurso, DeSales University
  • Vitaliy Chernyshov, Rochester Institute of Technology
  • Leaha Hand, Boise State University
  • Sogol Jahanbekam, Rochester Institute of Technology
  • Paul Wenger, Rochester Institute of Technology
The k-weak-dynamic number of a graph G is the smallest number of colors we need to color the vertices of G in such a way that each vertex v of degree d(v) sees at least min{k, d(v)} colors on its neighborhood. We use reducible configurations and list coloring of graphs to prove that all planar graphs have 3-weak-dynamic number at most 6.
  • coloring of graphs and hypergraphs,
  • planar graphs
Publication Date
February 16, 2018
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Citation Information
Caroline Accurso, Vitaliy Chernyshov, Leaha Hand, Sogol Jahanbekam, et al.. "Weak Dynamic Coloring of Planar Graphs" (2018)
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