Kekulé Structures in Benzenoid Hydrocarbons by S. J. Cyvin, I. Gutman (auth.)

By S. J. Cyvin, I. Gutman (auth.)

This textual content is an try to define the elemental proof referring to Kekul€ buildings in benzenoid hydrocarbons: their background, applica­ tions and particularly enumeration. We additional indicate the various and sometimes really awesome connections among this subject and numerous elements of combinatorics and discrete arithmetic. Our booklet is basically aimed at natural and theoretical chemists attracted to the enume­ ration of Kekule constructions of conjugated hydrocarbons in addition to to scientists operating within the box of mathematical and computational chemistry. The publication should be of a few relevance additionally to mathematicians wishing to profit approximately modern purposes of combinatorics, graph conception and different branches of discrete arithmetic. In 1985, once we made up our minds to organize those notes for booklet, we anticipated on the way to provide a whole account of all recognized combi­ natorial formulation for the variety of Kekule buildings of benzenoid hydrocarbons. This became out to be a way more tricky activity than we first and foremost learned: in basic terms in 1986 a few 60 new courses seemed facing the enumeration of Kekule constructions in benzenoids and heavily comparable subject matters. In any occasion, we think that we have got collec­ ted and systematized the fundamental a part of the shortly latest effects. as well as this we have been extremely joyful to determine that the subjects to·which we now have been committed within the previous few years these days shape a speedily increasing department of mathematical chemistry which pulls the eye of a giant variety of researchers (both chemists and mathematicians).

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A graph is said to be regular of degree r if all its vertices have the degree equal to r. Let C denote a regular graph of degree two and p(C) the number of its components. Theorem 5 (Gutman 1984). Let {x} symbolize the smallest integer greater than or equal to x. Then for a benzenoid system B. 5) C with the summation going over all regular graphs of degree two. which are (as subgraphs) contained in B. Let G be a graph whose vertices are labeled by 1. • n. Then the adjacency matrix A of G is a square matrix of order n defined via 1 if the vertices u and v are adjacent o otherwise Theorem 6.

5. The class of polifpheniflene6 and its formula for the number of Kekule structures. 2) may be modified in many ways, especially by taking advantage of the symmetry properties of Kekule structures. Here we show a very simple example of a modification, which is applicable whenever the benzenoid B has a vertical plane of symmetry through a peak (or valley). That may occur when B at least has the symmetry of C2V ' occasionally D2h or D6h (for non-Kekuleans also D3h ). Assume a double and a single bond at the peak (or valley).

Produce (B l :B 2 )* from Bl :B 2 by flipping one of the units around the edge of fusion. 19) In Fig. 2 some simple, yet representative examples are shown. The edge of fusion is indicated by (colored) vertices. 1 SCHEMATIC SURVEY The methods which are exploited in this book, are, when it comes to the essence, almost entirely based on Theorem 1 and Theorem 2 (Chapter 3). An application of these theorems, or the most useful method of fragmentation (see below), amounts virtually to the same thing.

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