# Homework Help: Cirucits and Signals

1. Jun 11, 2010

### noobie!

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I have difficulty in understanding the meaning of fundamental cutsets.I don't really know how to find the fundamental cutsets.Can someone please guide me.It would be the best if there are any examples and links cited for me.Thanks in advance..

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2. Jun 12, 2010

### Axiom17

I'm not too good on this but I'll have a go trying to help you!

As far as I understand, a cutset is "a set of edges whose removal would break up the graph into two or more components".

Consider a spanning tree T in a graph G. A fundamental cutset S is a cutset which contains exactly one branch from T (and also some other chords if necessary). http://rbmix.com/math/graphth/grp.php

There's numerous sources around online, try your own Google search, and of course there should be some content in good ol' books.

Last edited: Jun 12, 2010