isoperimetric problem


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isoperimetric problem

[¦ī·sō‚per·ə′me·trik ′präb·ləm]
(mathematics)
In the calculus of variations this problem deals with finding a closed curve in the plane which encloses the greatest area given its length as fixed.
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The discrete isoperimetric problem on G is to find the value of [b.
1 is used in [2] to relate the Tanny value to connected discrete isoperimetric problem on [T.
The following theorem is from [2] which relates the connected isoperimetric problem on [T.
Sunil Chandran, Anita Das, Isoperimetric Problem and Meta-Fibonacci Sequences, In the Proceeding of 14th Annual International Computing and Combinatorics Conference 2008, Dalian, China.
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8] --, Optimal numberings and isoperimetric problems on graphs, Journal of Combinatorial Theory, 1 (1966), pp.