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An Interactive Large Graph Visualizer

  • Hiroshi Hosobe
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 5166)

Abstract

Real-world information can often be expressed as a graph that consists of nodes and edges. Graphs are often effectively represented in a visual manner. To make visual representations of graphs easily available, researchers have proposed numerous techniques for automatic visualization of graphs [1].

An important class of graphs is the general undirected graph, which imposes no restrictions on its structure as well as having no directed edges. The forcedirected approach [1] is often adopted to visualize general undirected graphs, and works well for graphs with hundreds of nodes.

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Copyright information

© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2008

Authors and Affiliations

  • Hiroshi Hosobe
    • 1
  1. 1.National Institute of Informatics TokyoJapan

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