Words with the maximum number of abelian squares

Gabriele Fici, Filippo Mignosi

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An abelian square is the concatenation of two words that are anagrams of one another. A word of length n can contain Θ(n2) distinct factors that are abelian squares. We study infinite words such that the number of abelian square factors of length n grows quadratically with n.
Original languageEnglish
Number of pages13
Publication statusPublished - 2015

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Theoretical Computer Science
  • General Computer Science


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