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A Journal on the Theory of Ordered Sets and its Applications

Editor-in-Chief: Ryan R. Martin

ISSN: 0167-8094 (print version)
ISSN: 1572-9273 (electronic version)

Journal no. 11083

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R. Martin, Iowa State University: Extremal graph theory; extremal poset theory; probabilistic combinatorics

Editorial Board:

K. Adaricheva, Hofstra University: Semidistributive lattices; convex geometries and antimatroids; lattices of classes and theories; lattices in knowledge representation, AI and combinatorics

R. Aharoni, Technion, Israel Institute for Technology: Matching theory, in particular in hypergraphs; duality;topological methods in combinatorics

H. Alt, Freie Universität Berlin: Algorithms and complexity; computational geometry; pattern and shape Analysis

M. Aschenbrenner, University of California, Los Angeles: Ordered algebraic structures; interactions between the theory of ordered sets and mathematical logic

M. Axenovich, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology: Ramsey and anti-Ramsey type problems in graphs, integers, partially ordered sets; extremal problems in graphs

G.R. Brightwell, London School of Economics: Combinatorics of finite partially ordered sets; random structures and processes; asymptotic enumeration

J.-P. Doignon, Université Libre de Bruxelles: Combinatorics of partial orders, especially interval orders and semiorders; order polytopes; applications to human sciences

D. Duffus, Emory University: Combinatorics of partially ordered sets, set systems and finite lattices; homomorphisms of relational Systems

M. Erné, Leibniz University: Combinatorics of finite orders; distributivity, continuous lattices and domains; adjunctions and duality; order, topology and closure

D. Feichtner-Kozlov, University of Bremen: Topological properties of partially ordered sets

S. Felsner, Technical University Berlin: Graph theory, discrete geometry, ordered sets, particularly dimension, related parameters and containment orders

R. Freese, University of Hawaii: Modular and semidistributive lattices, free lattices, congruence lattices; lattice algorithms

J. Griggs, University of South Carolina: Combinatorics of partially ordered sets, especially families of subsets; extremal and structural problems; Sperner theory

G. Gutin, Royal Holloway, University of London: Combinatorial structures and algorithms, in particular digraph theory and algorithms

J. Harding, New Mexico State University: Lattices and ordered algebraic structures, particularly completions, and structures arising in logic, topology, and theoretical physics

P. Jipsen, Chapman University: Lattice theory

J. Kahn, Rutgers University: Probabilistic and other non-combinatorial methods; linear extensions

K. Kearnes, University of Colorado: Lattice theory; ordered algebraic structures

A. Kostochka, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign: Graphs; digraphs and set systems; dimension of partially ordered sets.

C. Laflamme, University of Calgary: Set theory; infinite combinatorics and orders

B. Larose, Champlain College and Lacim-Uqam: Complexity and digraph homomorphisms; algebraic and topological aspects of posets and digraphs

L. Lu, University of South Carolina: Large information networks; probabilistic methods; spectral graph theory; random graphs; extremal problems on hypergraphs and posets; algorithms; graph theory

D. Mubayi, University of Illinois at Chicago: Extremal and probabilistic questions on all finite structures, including graphs, partially ordered sets and hypergraphs

N. Reading, North Carolina State University: Partial orders arising in combinatorics, particularly in relation to coxeter groups and cluster algebras; semidistributive lattices arising in combinatorics and representation theory

S. Shahriari, Pomona College: Combinatorics of subset and subspace lattices, normalized matching posets, and related Areas

J. Stembridge, University of Michigan: Enumerative and combinatorial aspects of partially ordered sets

G. Tardos, Rényi Institute of Mathematics, Budapest: Combinatorics; discrete and computational geometry; complexity theory

W.T. Trotter, Georgia Institute of Technology: Extremal problems for graphs and posets; on-line algorithms, approximation algorithms; Ramsey theory; discrete geometry and optimization

D.B. West, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign: Extremal and structural problems for partially ordered sets; connections to graph theory

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    Order presents the most original and innovative research on ordered structures and the use of order-theoretic methods in graph theory and combinatorics, lattice theory and algebra, set theory and relational structures, and the theory of computing. In each of these categories, we seek submissions that make significant use of orderings to study mathematical structures and processes. The interplay of order and combinatorics is of particular interest, as are the application of order-theoretic tools to algorithms in discrete mathematics and computing. Articles on both finite and infinite order theory are welcome. 

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