Set Theory and Logic

   

Solution to the Traveling Salesman Problem as a Theorem, Unrelated to P, NP

Authors: Colin James III

We evaluate the traveling salesman problem (TSP) to confirm it as a theorem but with multiple solutions for n = 4 cities. The number of solutions here is also given by n = 4. Our results do not relate to P, NP, or NP-hard. Hence the salesman problem as an outstanding mathematical problem of optimization is refuted, and as such becomes a non tautologous fragment of the universal logic VŁ4.

Comments: 1 Page. Copyright 2019 by Colin James III All rights reserved. Respond to author by email only: info@cec-services dot com. See updated abstract at ersatz-systems.com.

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[v1] 2019-08-27 18:38:37

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