# Geometric Graphs and Arrangements: Some Chapters from by Stefan Felsner

By Stefan Felsner

Among the intuitively attractive points of graph thought is its shut connection to drawings and geometry. the improvement of desktop know-how has develop into a resource of motivation to re-examine those connections, particularly geometric graphs are rising as a brand new subfield of graph thought. preparations of issues and features are the items for plenty of tough difficulties and brilliant suggestions in combinatorial geometry. The publication is a set of lovely and partially very fresh effects from the intersection of geometry, graph conception and combinatorics.

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5 Ti is a directed tree rooted at ai, for i = 1,2,3. The i-path Pi(v) is the unique path in Ti from v to the root ai. 4 implies that for i #- j the paths Pi (v) and Pj (v) have v as the only common vertex. Therefore, P1(V),P2(V),P3(v) divide M into three regions R1(v), R2(V) and R3(V), where ~(v) denotes the region bounded by and including the two paths Pi-1(V) and Pi+1(v), see Fig. 7. The open interior ofregion ~(v), denoted Rf(v), is ~(v) \ (Pi-1(V) UPi+l (v». 22 2 Schnyder Woods or How to Draw a Planar Graph?

3) If an edge of M is directed from U to v in label i then Ui < Vi, Ui+1 ;::: Vi+1 and Ui-1 ;::: Vi-1· (4) For every edge (u, v) of a labeled graph there are indices i, j such that Ui Uj > Vj. < Vi and Given three non-collinear points C¥1, C¥2 and C¥3 in the plane. These points and the region vectors of the vertices of M can be used to define an embedding of M in the plane. A vertex of M is mapped to the point an edge (u, v) is represented by the line segment (f-L(U) , f-L( v)). Note that any two drawings based on points C¥1, C¥2 and C¥3 and (31, (32 and (33 can be mapped onto each other by an affine map.

2 Schnyder Woods or How to Draw a Planar Graph? (v) witb respect to a Scbnyder wood of M, tben tbe drawing IL(M) is a convex drawing of M. Modulo the existence of Schnyder woods for 3-connected planar graphs this theorem is Thtte's Theorem. 6. With the special choice al = (0, f - 1), a2 = (f - 1,0) and a3 = (0,0) every vertex v of M is mapped to an integral point in the (f - 1) x (f - 1) grid. This yields the announced version of Thtte's Theorem. 8 If M is a 3-connected planar map witb drawing of M on tbe (f - 1) x (f - 1) grid.