Encyclopedia of Social Network Analysis and Mining

2018 Edition
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Pajek and PajekXXL

  • Vladimir Batagelj
  • Andrej Mrvar
Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4939-7131-2_310

Synonyms

Glossary

BOM (byte order mark)

A Unicode character used to signal the byte order of a text file or stream

CPM

Critical path method

GEDCOM (GEnealogical Data COMmunications)

A genealogical software interchange format

GUI

Graphical user interface

MDS

Multidimensional scaling

OR

Operations research

SN5

Network data set on social networks prepared for Viszards session at Sunbelt XXVIII, 2008

SNA

Social network analysis

STRAN

STRuctural ANalysis

SVG (Scalable Vector Graphics)

A WWW picture format

Unicode

The name of the international character set

VOS

Visualization of similarities

VR

Virtual reality

Tool’s ID Card

  • Tool name, title: Pajek and PajekXXL, program for analysis and visualization of large networks

  • Creation year: November 1996

  • Authors: Vladimir Batagelj and Andrej Mrvar

  • Range: general network problems with emphasis on large networks

  • Copyright: free for noncommercial...

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Notes

Acknowledgments

The work was supported in part by the ARRS, Slovenia, grant P1-0294, as well as by grant N1-0011 within the EUROCORES Programme EUROGIGA (project GReGAS) of the European Science Foundation.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Faculty of Mathematics and Physics, Department of MathematicsUniversity of LjubljanaLjubljanaSlovenia
  2. 2.Department of Theoretical Computer Science, Institute of MathematicsPhysics and MechanicsLjubljanaSlovenia
  3. 3.University of Primorska, Andrej Marušič InstituteKoperSlovenia
  4. 4.Faculty of Social SciencesUniversity of LjubljanaLjubljanaSlovenia

Section editors and affiliations

  • Vladimir Batagelj
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of Theoretical Computer ScienceInstitute of Mathematics, Physics and MechanicsLjubljanaSlovenia
  2. 2.University of Primorska, Andrej Marušič InstituteKoperSlovenia