### International Journal of Information Technology and Computer Science(IJITCS)

*ISSN: *2074-9007 (Print), *ISSN: *2074-9015 (Online)

*Published By: *MECS Press

*IJITCS Vol.4, No.3, Apr. 2012*

#### Star Coloring Problem: The DNA Solution

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In this paper, a DNA based computing model for solving the star coloring problem is proposed. This model shows how to use DNA strands to construct solution space of molecules for the star coloring problem and how to apply the DNA algorithm to solve the star coloring problem using biological operations. The algorithm is highly parallel and has satisfactory fidelity. The time complexity of the algorithm is O (n2), where n is the number of vertices of the graph.

#### Cite This Paper

G. Sethuraman, Kavitha Joseph, "Star Coloring Problem: The DNA Solution", International Journal of Information Technology and Computer Science(IJITCS), vol.4, no.3, pp.31-37, 2012. DOI: 10.5815/ijitcs.2012.03.05

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