Discrete Mathematics & Theoretical Computer Science, Vol 2 (1998)

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DMTCS vol 2 no 1 (1998), pp. 49-63

Discrete Mathematics & Theoretical Computer Science


Volume 2 n° 1 (1998), pp. 49-63

author:I. Dutour and J.M. Fedou
title:Object grammars and random generation
keywords:Uniform random generation, object grammars, q-equations
abstract:This paper presents a new systematic approach for the uniform random generation of combinatorial objects. The method is based on the notion of object grammars which give recursive descriptions of objects and generalize context-freegrammars. The application of particular valuations to these grammars leads to enumeration and random generation of objects according to non algebraic parameters.
reference: I. Dutour and J.M. Fedou (1998), Object grammars and random generation, Discrete Mathematics and Theoretical Computer Science 2, pp. 49-63
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