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Title: A generalization of Talbot's theorem about King Arthur and the Knights of the Round Table
Author: Spencer, Claire Lucy
Awarding Body: UNIVERSITY OF READING
Current Institution: University of Reading
Date of Award: 2008
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Abstract:
A theorem of Talbot, stated in terms of graph theory, is as follows: Let G be a cycle on n vertices raised to the power k > 1. If A is a family of intersecting independent r-subsets of the vertices of G where r > 1 and n > (k: + 1)r then [A] < (n-kr-1 / r-1).
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Qualification Name: Thesis (Ph.D.) Qualification Level: Doctoral
EThOS ID: uk.bl.ethos.494448  DOI: Not available
Keywords: Set theory
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