Graph of Linear Transformations Over R
El-Ashi, Yasmine Ahmed
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AbstractIn this paper, we study a connection between graph theory and linear transformations of finite dimensional vector spaces over R (the set of all real numbers). Let Rm, Rn be finite vector spaces over R, and let L be the set of all non-trivial linear transformations from Rm into Rn. An equivalence relation ∼ is defined on L such that two elements f, k ∈ L are equivalent, f ∼ k, if and only if ker (f ) = ker (k). Let m, n ≥ 1 be positive integers and Vm,n be the set of all equivalence classes of ∼. We define a new graph, Gm,n, to be the undirected graph with vertex set equals to Vm,n, such that two vertices, [x] , [y] ∈ Vm,n are adjacent if and only if ker (x) ∩ ker (y) 6 = 0. The relationship between the connectivity of the graph Gm,n and the values of m and n has been investigated. We determine the values of m and n so that Gm,n is a complete graph. Also, we determine the diameter and the girth of Gm,n.
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