### Abstract

Language | English |
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Pages | 462-464 |

Number of pages | 2 |

Journal | Canadian Mathematical Bulletin |

Volume | 38 |

Issue number | 4 |

Publication status | Published - Dec 1995 |

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### Keywords

- graph
- mathematics
- Coxeter graph

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*Canadian Mathematical Bulletin*,

*38*(4), 462-464.

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*Canadian Mathematical Bulletin*, vol. 38, no. 4, pp. 462-464.

**The genus of the Coxeter graph.** / Mitchell, Jane M.O.

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TY - JOUR

T1 - The genus of the Coxeter graph

AU - Mitchell, Jane M.O.

PY - 1995/12

Y1 - 1995/12

N2 - Biggs stated that the Coxeter graph can be embedded in an orientable surface of genus 3. The purpose of this note is to point out that Biggs' embedding is in fact into a non-orientable surface. Further, it is shown that the orientable genus is 3 and the non-orientable genus is 6.

AB - Biggs stated that the Coxeter graph can be embedded in an orientable surface of genus 3. The purpose of this note is to point out that Biggs' embedding is in fact into a non-orientable surface. Further, it is shown that the orientable genus is 3 and the non-orientable genus is 6.

KW - graph

KW - mathematics

KW - Coxeter graph

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VL - 38

SP - 462

EP - 464

JO - Canadian Mathematical Bulletin

T2 - Canadian Mathematical Bulletin

JF - Canadian Mathematical Bulletin

SN - 0008-4395

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