Annals of Combinatorics 3 (1999) 37-41
Group Testing for Consecutive Positives
Charles J. Colbourn
Department of Computer Science, University of Vermont, Burlington, VT 05405, USA
Received January 18, 1999
AMS Subject Classification: 05A99, 68P10, 94A99
Abstract. Strategies for adaptive and nonadaptive group testing are developed when the items are linearly ordered and the positive items form a consecutive subset of all items.
Keywords: adaptive group testing, nonadaptive group testing