The general concept of the block-transformation graph G^{αβγ} was introduced in [1]. The vertices and blocks of a graph are its members. The block-transformation graph G101 of a graph G is the graph, whose vertex set is the union of vertices and blocks of G, in which two vertices are adjacent whenever the corresponding vertices of G are adjacent or the corresponding blocks of G are nonadjacent or the corresponding members of G are incident. In this paper, we present characterizations of graphs whose block-transformation graphs G^{101} are planar, outerplanar or minimally nonouterplanar. Further we establish a necessary and sufficient condition for the block-transformation graph G^{101} to have crossing number one.

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Bulletin of Mathematical Sciences and Applications (Volume 10)

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38-47

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10.18052/www.scipress.com/BMSA.10.38

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B. Basavanagoud and J. B. Veeragoudar, "A Criterion for (Non-)Planarity of The Block-Transformation Graph G^{αβγ} when αβγ = 101", Bulletin of Mathematical Sciences and Applications, Vol. 10, pp. 38-47, 2014

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