Computational topology and the Unique Games Conjecture

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Grochow, Joshua A.; Tucker-Foltz, Jamie;
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.4230/LIPIcs.SoCG.2018.43
  • Subject: 68Q25, 52C45, 68U05, 57M10, 68W25, 05C10 | Mathematics - Algebraic Topology | Computer Science - Computational Geometry | Computer Science - Discrete Mathematics | Computer Science - Computational Complexity | F.2.2
    arxiv: Computer Science::Computer Science and Game Theory

Covering spaces of graphs have long been useful for studying expanders (as "graph lifts") and unique games (as the "label-extended graph"). In this paper we advocate for the thesis that there is a much deeper relationship between computational topology and the Unique Ga... View more
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