On characterizing game-perfect graphs by forbidden induced subgraphs
AbstractA graph $G$ is called $g$-perfect if, for any induced subgraph $H$ of $G$, the game chromatic number of $H$ equals the clique number of $H$. A graph $G$ is called $g$-col-perfect if, for any induced subgraph $H$ of $G$, the game coloring number of $H$ equals the clique number of $H$. In this paper we characterize the classes of $g$-perfect resp. $g$-col-perfect graphs by a set of forbidden induced subgraphs and explicitly. Moreover, we study similar notions for variants of the game chromatic number, namely $B$-perfect and $[A,B]$-perfect graphs, and for several variants of the game coloring number, and characterize the classes of these graphs.
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