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ISRN Discrete Mathematics
Volume 2011 (2011), Article ID 108509, 21 pages
On the Spectrum of Threshold Graphs
Mathematics Department, Faculty of Science, University of Malta, Msida MSD 2080, Malta
Received 29 September 2011; Accepted 3 November 2011
Academic Editors: F. Ergun, P. Feinsilver, Y. Hou, S. Y. Song, and N. I. Trinajstić
Copyright © 2011 Irene Sciriha and Stephanie Farrugia. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.
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