Date of Award
Master of Science (MS)
Mathematics and Statistics
Hein van der Holst
Given a sign pattern matrix M composed of two sub-patterns A and B connected by a 1-separation, we provide a formula that relates the minimum rank of M to the minimum rank of some small variations of A and B.
Zhou, Wenyan, "The Minimum Rank of Sign Pattern Matrices with a 1-Separation." Thesis, Georgia State University, 2013.