Follow

A universal point set is a set of points that can be used as the vertices for straight-line drawings of every \( n \)-vertex planar graph. We still don't know how big they have to be – the best lower bounds are only a little more than \( n \) while the best upper bounds are quadratic – but now the best lower bounds are a little bigger than they were thanks to this new preprint by Scheucher, Schrezenmaier, and Steiner: arxiv.org/abs/1811.06482

Sign in to participate in the conversation
Mathstodon

A Mastodon instance for maths people. The kind of people who make \(\pi z^2 \times a\) jokes.

Use \( and \) for inline LaTeX, and \[ and \] for display mode.