The Chromatic Index of Cyclic Steiner 2-Designs

Charles J. Colbourn, Marlene J. Colbourn

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The number of colours needed to colour the blocks of a cyclic Steiner 2-design S(2, k, v) is at most v.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)823-825
Number of pages3
JournalInternational Journal of Mathematics and Mathematical Sciences
Issue number4
StatePublished - 1982
Externally publishedYes


  • Block design
  • Steiner system
  • chromatic index
  • colouring

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Mathematics (miscellaneous)

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