Total Roman Reinforcement in Graphs

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Abstract

A total Roman dominating function on a graph G is a labeling f : V (G) → {0, 1, 2} such that every vertex with label 0 has a neighbor with label 2 and the subgraph of G induced by the set of all vertices of positive weight has no isolated vertex. The minimum weight of a total Roman dominating function on a graph G is called the total Roman domination number of G. The total Roman reinforcement number rtR (G) of a graph G is the minimum number of edges that must be added to G in order to decrease the total Roman domination number. In this paper, we investigate the proper- ties of total Roman reinforcement number in graphs, and we present some sharp bounds for rtR (G). Moreover, we show that the decision problem for total Roman reinforcement is NP-hard for bipartite graphs.

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researchers in the fields of: colourings, partitions (general colourings), hereditary properties, independence and dominating structures (sets, paths, cycles, etc.), cycles, local properties, products of graphs

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