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DiscreteZOO: towards a fingerprint database of discrete objects. (English) Zbl 1395.68108
Davenport, James H. (ed.) et al., Mathematical software – ICMS 2018. 6th international conference, South Bend, IN, USA, July 24–27, 2018. Proceedings. Cham: Springer (ISBN 978-3-319-96417-1/pbk; 978-3-319-96418-8/ebook). Lecture Notes in Computer Science 10931, 36-44 (2018).
Summary: There have been various efforts to collect certain mathematical results into searchable databases. In this paper, we present DiscreteZOO: a repository and a fingerprint database for discrete mathematical objects. At the moment, it hosts collections of vertex-transitive graphs and maniplexes, which are a common generalisation of maps and abstract polytopes. The project encompasses a tool for handling and maintaining collections of objects, as well as a website and SageMath package for interacting with the database. The project aims to become a general platform to make collections of mathematical objects easier to publish and access.
For the entire collection see [Zbl 1391.68004].

MSC:
68P15 Database theory
68U35 Computing methodologies for information systems (hypertext navigation, interfaces, decision support, etc.)
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