- Jason I. Brown Interests: graph polynomials, matchings, Ramsey theory. brown@mathstat.dal.ca
- Jeannette Janssen Interests: list colourings, the World-Wide-Web graph. janssen@mathstat.dal.ca
- Richard J. Nowakowski Interests: graphs (products, independence, games on), combinatorial game theory; orders. rjn@mathstat.dal.ca

- J. C. M. Janssen, A
Partial Solution of a Partial List Colouring
Problem,
*Congressus Numerantium*152 (2001), pp. 75--79. - J. C. M. Janssen, K.
Kilakos, Adaptive Multicolouring,
*Combinatorica*20(2000) pp.87-102. - Mark MacIsaac, M.Sc. 2002, Supervisor: J. C. M. Janssen
- Kyle Schmeisser, M.Sc., 2000, Supervisor: J. C. M. Janssen
- Megan Dewar, M.Sc., 2000, Supervisor: J. C. M. Janssen
- Tania Wentzell , M.Sc., 1999, Supervisor: J. C. M. Janssen
- S. L. Fitzpatrick, J. C. M. Janssen, , R. J. Nowakowski, Channel assignment algorithms for cellular networks with constraints, Submitted.
- J. C. M. Janssen, L.
Narayanan, Approximation Algorithms for the
Channel
Assignment Problem,
*Theoretical Computer Science A*262/1-2 (2001), pp.~649--667. - J. C. M. Janssen, D.
Krizanc, L. Narayanan and S. Shende, Distributed
Online
Frequency Assignment in Cellular Networks,
*J. Algorithms*36(2000), pp.119-151. - J. C. M. Janssen, K.
Kilakos, An optimal solution to the Philadelphia
channel
assignment problem,
*IEEE Trans. Veh. Techn.*48 (1999) pp. 1012-1014. - J. C. M. Janssen, K.
Kilakos and O. Marcotte, Fixed Preference
Frequency
Allocation for Cellular Telephone Systems, I
*EEE Trans. Veh. Techn.*48 (1999) pp.533- 541. - Alan Hill, Ph.D, Supervisor: R. J. Nowakowski
- Sable McKeil, MSc Supervisor: R. J. Nowakowski
- Margaret-Ellen Messinger, Ph.D, Supervisor: R. J. Nowakowski
- Nancy Clarke, Ph.D. 2002, Supervisor: R. J. Nowakowski
- Nancy Clarke, M.Sc., 1999, Supervisor: R. J. Nowakowski
- Stephen Finbow, M.Sc., 1999, Supervisor: R. J. Nowakowski
- Shannon Fitzpatrick, Ph.D.,1997, Supervisor: R. J. Nowakowski
- S. L. Fitzpatrick, R. J.
Nowakowski, D. A. Holton, I. Caines, Covering
hypercubes with isometric paths,
*Discrete Math.*240(2001), 253-260 - N. E. Clarke, R. J.
Nowakowski, Cops, Robber and Traps,
*Utilitas Math.*60(2001), 91-98 - S. L. Fitzpatrick R. J.
Nowakowski, Cop number of graphs with strong
isometric
dimension two,
*Ars Combin.*5 9 (2001), 65-73. - S. L. Fitzpatrick R. J.
Nowakowski, The strong isometric dimension of
finite
reflexive graphs,
*Discussiones Math. Graph Theory*20(2000) pp.23--38. - N. E. Clarke, R. J.
Nowakowski, Cops, Robber and Photoradar,
*Ars Combinatoria*LVI(2000),pp. 97-103. - Meghan Allen, PhD., Supervisor: R. J. Nowakowski
- Paul Ottaway, PhD., Supervisor: R. J. Nowakowski
- Angela Siegel: Ph.D, Supervisor: R. J. Nowakowski
- Neil McKay, M.Sc., Supervisor: R. J. Nowakowski
- Meghan Allen, M.Sc. 2006, Supervisor: R. J. Nowakowski
- Fraser Stewart, MSc. 2006, Supervisor: R. J. Nowakowski
- Angela Siegel: M.Sc. 2005, Supervisor: R. J. Nowakowski
- Paul Ottaway, M.Sc. 2003, Supervisor: R. J. Nowakowski
- Sarah McCurdy, M.Sc., 2003, Supervisor: R. J. Nowakowski
- Todd Grimm, M.Sc., 1998, Supervisor: R. J. Nowakowski
- D. Horrocks, R. J. Nowakowski, Regularities in Octal games with a pass, submited.
- J. P. Grossman, R. J.
Nowakowski (2001) One-dimensional Phutball, to
appear
in
*More Games of No Chance*, R.J. Nowakowski Ed., Mathematical Sciences Research Institute Publications. - S. Howse, R. J.
Nowakowski, Hexadecimal Games,
*J. Theoretical Comp. Sci.***313**(2004) 463-472. - R. J. Nowakowski, ed,
(2003)
*More Games of No Chance*, Mathematical Sciences Research Institute Publications**42**, Cambridge University Press. - M. H. Albert, R. J.
Nowakowski, End-Nim,
*Electronic Journal of Combinatorics*8(2) R1 (2001). - I. Caines, C. Gates, R. K.
Guy, R. J. Nowakowski (1999) Periods in
Taking
and Splitting Games,
*Amer. Math. Monthly***106**, 359-361. - R. J. Nowakowski, ed,
(1996)
*Games of No Chance*, Mathematical Sciences Research Institute Publications**29**, Cambridge University Press. - Lessons In Play, AK Peters, 2007.
- Richard Hoshino, Ph.D., Supervisor: J. I. Brown
- Richard Hoshino, M.Sc., 2002, Supervisor: J. I. Brown
- Carl A. Hickman, Ph.D. 2001, Supervisor: J. I. Brown
- J. I. Brown, Carl A.
Hickman and R. J. Nowakowski, Independence
Fractals
of Graphs,
*J. Comb. Th. B*., accepted for publication (2002). - J. I. Brown and Carl A.
Hickman, The Existence of Infinitely Many
Chromatic
Roots With Negative Real Part,
*Ars Combinatoria*63(2002), 211-221. - J. I. Brown and Carl A.
Hickman, On Chromatic Roots of Large
Subdivisions
of Graphs,
*Discrete Mathematics*242(2002), 17-30. - J. I. Brown, R. J.
Nowakowski, Bounding the roots of independence
polynomial,
*Ars Combinatorica*58(2001) pp. 113-120. - J. I. Brown, Carl A.
Hickman, Alan D. Sokal and David G. Wagner,
Chromatic
Roots of Generalized Theta Graphs,
*J. Comb. Th. B*83(2001), 272-297. - J. I. Brown, K. Dilcher
and R. J. Nowakowski,(2000) Roots of
Independence
Polynomials of Well Covered Graphs,
*Journal of Algebraic Combinatorics*11(2000) pp. 197-210. - Changping Wang, Ph.D., Supervisor J. C. M. Janssen
- Hongyu Liu, Ph.D., Supervisor J. C. M. Janssen, E. Milios
- Adam Nickerson , M.CS., Supervisor J. C. M. Janssen, E. Milios
- Jinghu Liu, M.CS., Supervisor J. C. M. Janssen, E. Milios
- Biao Chen , M.CS., 2002, Supervisor J. C. M. Janssen, E. Milios
- Yuan An , M.CS. 2001, Supervisor J. C. M. Janssen, E. Milios
- J. I. Brown, R. J.
Nowakowski, Well covered weightings of Graphs,
accepted SIAM
*Journal of Discrete Math* - J. I. Brown, R. J.
Nowakowski, The structure of well covered graphs
that
contain no 4-cycle, to appear,
*Discrete Mathematics*. - A. Finbow, B. Hartnell, R.
J. Nowakowski, M. D. Plummer (2002), On
well-covered
triangulations: 1,
*Discrete Appl. Math.***132**(2003), 97--108. - S. Gascoigne, B. Hartnell,
R. J. Nowakowski & C. A. Whitehead
(1995),
Techniques for constructing well-covered graphs with no 4-cycles,
*Journal of Combinatorial Mathematics and Combinatorial Computing***17**, 65-87. - A. Finbow, B. Hartnell, R.
J. Nowakowski (1993), A Characterization of
Wellcovered Graphs of Girth 5 or Greater,
*J. Combinatorial Theory*, Ser B,**57**, 44-68.

**Recent
and Current Students**

**Recent
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**Recent
and Current Students**

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**Recent
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**Recent
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**Recent
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**Recent
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**Recent
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**MATH4116/5116/CSCI4116:
**Cryptography---Fall

**MATH4330/5330/CSCI4115:**Graph
Theory---Fall

**MATH4900/5900:**
Combinatorial and Classical Game Theory---Fall.

**Graph
Graph Theory Seminar Series:**
Organizer ---M. E. Messinger

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Organizer --- Richard Nowakowski

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Last update: November, 2006.