Reconstruction of rooted trees from subtrees

Meei Pyng Ng, Nicholas C. Wormald

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We give an algorithm for finding the set of all rooted trees with labelled leaves having subtrees homeomorphic to each of a given set of rooted trees with labelled leaves. This type of problem arises in the study of evolutionary trees.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)19-31
Number of pages13
JournalDiscrete Applied Mathematics
Issue number1-2
Publication statusPublished - 13 Aug 1996
Externally publishedYes

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