Questions about handling graphs in Mathematica, graph theory, graph visualization, GraphPlot, the built-in Graph type and the Combinatorica` package.

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Getting FerrersDiagram to work

I am trying to generate FerrersDiagram (see http://reference.wolfram.com/language/Combinatorica/ref/FerrersDiagram.html), any clues to getting it to work? I get error message for the following: ...
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Check Specific Connections within Graph

Say you have the skeleton of a graph: nodeset= PolyhedronData["Icosahedron", "SkeletonRules"] and you've an arbitrary list of some fraction of those nodes, say ...
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Create vector for each vertex in a network [closed]

I have a network with x vertices and I would like to create a vector with random numbers for each vertex in this network. I would like to generate this list and represent it in a table. Further, it ...
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Dynamic graph construction and visualization (Watts' “Small Worlds” α-model)

I need some help in creating a Mathematica program for building and visualizing Watts' "Small Worlds" α-model. This is a variant of the more known (and much more simple) β-model (also known as ...
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Generate Random 3D Network using GraphPlot3D and loop

Instead of writing all this out I want to do the same thing with a loop and be able to manipulate n and k. The idea is to create a randomly generated network where n is the number of nodes and k is ...
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Unexpected behaviour with GraphIntersection and GraphDifference

I run into some unexpected behaviour of GraphIntersection and GraphDifference. Behaviour is the same for both so the example is only on the GraphIntersection: Suppose I have two lists of directed ...
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How to generate random directed acyclic graphs?

How to programmatically build random directed acyclic graphs (DAG)? I know about the AcyclicGraphQ predicate and the ...
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Finding Rings In A Network

I am doing a research on networks which consist of polygons with different number of sides. I am trying to find all rings (or cycles) in a network. As an example, consider the following graph: ...
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Vertex Labelling and Word wrap

I am having trouble formatting vertex labels, explicitly adding line breaks to Vertex labels for word wrapping and other purposes. I have explored the pane option suggested here but when I include ...
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Random Geometric Graphs

I'm trying to implement an application which uses random geometric graphs in Mathematica, but it seems Mathematica lacks the functionality. I need the following functionalities: Generate a set of ...
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Creating diagrams for category theory

Lately I've been doing algebra and I have found myself drawing a bunch of diagrams when I attempt to solve a problem. Most of the diagrams are very simple so I thought, I bet I can do this in ...
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Caching of Graph Graphics

In this answer, Simon Woods concludes that when you display an expression with head graph more than once, something is getting stored somewhere. I looked into it too and found out this only happens if ...
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Is there a neat way to generate the odd set constraints matrix?

Given a undirected graph $G=(V,E)$, I am trying to generate a related matrix $M$, where columns are indexed by $E(G)$ and rows are indexed by all odd subsets of $V(G)$. I can finish this task using ...
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Hasse Diagrams in Mathematica using an arbitrary relation

As a kludge to draw Hasse diagrams for an assignment, I wrote(based on this): ...
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Why Infinity edges with WeightedAdjacencyGraph [closed]

I can't understand why WeightedAdjacencyGraph wants Infinity weight when there are no edges between two nodes. In particular ...
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Add weighted edge to a graph in Mathematica 8

Is it possible to add an edge with a specific weight to a Mathematica Graph object? The function EdgeAdd has no option for the weights, nor the ...
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Graph expansion on Mathematica

Is there a way by which Mathematica can be given a graph as an input and be asked to find its expansion? Note: By "expansion" I mean the quantity called "isoperimetric number" or "Cheeger constant", ...
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How to play with Facebook data inside Mathematica?

I saw this post from Wolfram here and I would like to know how to import facebook data into Mathematica.
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Enumerating all connected graphs with 9 vertices

The version of my Mathematica is 10. I generate a connected graph with 9 vertices, but find that it is not included in Mathematica. ...
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Mathematically Eliminated in Baseball

Earlier today the Yankees were mathematically eliminated from the playoffs. Determining when this condition is satisfied for any given team is complicated but can be solved as a maximum flow problem, ...
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Fractal dimension of a large networked molecular system

I am trying to determine the fractal dimension of this complex biomolecule (figure attached). Any clues as to how this can be done. In trying to determine this quantity, I wonder how its ...
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getting vertices in order from spanning tree

I've got spanning tree for some weighted graph (edges labeled 1-6) - for example: ...
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Finding Hamiltonian path in Graph

I have weighted, undirected full graph (generated from points in R^2), where weight between every two vertices are euclidean distance between corresponding pair of points. What I'm trying to do is ...
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Mean path length of randomly generated graphs

I am looking to find the the average path length of 1000 random graphs with the following degree distribution, a few of the vertex degrees are included below ...
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how to depict a network with a legend

Because my network nodes have real world names more than a few characters long, I'd like to label them with a shortcut, e.g., n1, n2, n3, ..., and put a legend on the side something like this: n1 - ...
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GraphIntersection Problem

I Have a problem when plotting 2 functions. I want to find out where the two graphs intersect eachother. That said, I want the coordinates (x, y) of the point. ...
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Planar graph layout

Mathematica supplies planar graph layout, which draws a nice picture of a planar graph, but is there any way to get one's hands on the layout? For example, to find its faces (complementary regions)? ...
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Mathematica 8: EdgeList and CommunityStructureAssignment shadowing problem

I'm facing some issues when trying to use the CommunityStructureAssignment function from the GraphUtilities package in Mathematica 8. I'd like to output a ...
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Undocumented overload for Graph?

I stumbled (here, in the expression for the block diagram) upon a version of Graph that I don't see in the documentation over here. That documentation admits three overloads (the following are in my ...
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EdgeRenderingFunction question

Bug introduced in 9.0 and fixed in 10.0.0 (Edit 1 : I added this paragraph after the original post, for context) Some context for this question can be found in another post ...
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Finding all paths of certain length between vertices in path graph, non-simple ones too

First I will tell you what my ultimate goal is, because maybe there's another way of doing it other than what I am trying. I need a list of all $(a_1, a_2, \ldots, a_N)$ tuples that satisfy certain ...
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Multiple Forms of Transportation Between Cities

I want to be able to show different connections between cities based on modes of transportation. For instance, you could walk to any city, but it would take a long time, you could take a train, but ...
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Creating an Adjacency Matrix to connect an undirected network

I used the locator pane to map a network, specifically the Maryland Power Grid. What I would like is to have some sort of numbering of the vertices on the unconnected network, how to make an adjacency ...
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How to use DegreeGraphDistribution with directed graphs?

DegreeGraphDistribution supports directed graphs because it has a DirectedEdges option. How can I specify the in-degree ...
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How to convert a sparsearray to a graph?

s = Import["hello.mat"]; t = GraphEmbedding[Graph[s[[1]]], "GridEmbedding"]; I get the following error: GraphEmbedding::graph: A graph object is expected ...
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Graph embedding and edge weights [duplicate]

Does functions like GraphPlot take in to account edge weights in case of springelectrical embedding? In case of spring electrical embedding I expect the vertices connected by heavy edges to be pulled ...
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Binary decision diagrams (BDD)

I would like to use Mathematica to help me simplify a given Binary Decision Diagram (i.e. pick the optimal variable ordering). I don't seem to find anything at all on the topic, although it is ...
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Request: Create a planar graph using Mathematica (at least v9) [closed]

Can someone please copy/paste the planar Graph given by Mathematica (at least v9) for this graph: ...
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How to draw block diagrams as Graph objects?

In the documentation ClosedLoopResponsesWithAPIDController, There is a very nice block diagram. I want to create my own block diagrams similar to this. I clicked on the diagram and pressed ...
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How can I construct and visualize a hypergraph?

A hypergraph is a generalization of a graph, in which an edge can connect more than two vertices. Thus you can think of an edge in an hypergraph as a subset of nodes. Since version 8, Mathematica has ...
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Coloring edges of a graph according to their weight?

What's the simplest way to plot a graph with weighted edges, such that the color of the edge corresponds to the weight of the edge?
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Graph and Markov Chain

I have the following code: proc = DiscreteMarkovProcess[1, {{0.6, 0.4}, {0.3, 0.7}}] Graph[{"A", "E"}, proc, GraphStyle -> "DiagramBlue"] How can I 'force' ...
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Finding the likeliest path in a Markov process

With Mathematica 9, we have the addition of various processes, among which the discrete Markov process. Given a transition probability matrix m, such a process is ...
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How to create a 'shortest-path link matrix'?

I am currently struggling with a problem in Mathematica. I have a randomly generated weighted Barabasi-Albert graph and a corresponding demand matrix of the same size. I'm generating the graph with ...
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Replacing graph nodes with matrices

I would like to label a graph with matrices. Suppose the graph is simple: And I have an array mats that contains the labels for vertices 1,2,3,4 (these are just random 0-1 matrices; ignore the ...
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Turning sound into a graph

I'm writing a comprehensive text on graphs and Mathematica and in this context I have this, let's call it, creative gap between sound and graphs. There are plenty of ways one can create graphs from ...
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Ordering the Boundary points of a Polygon

I feel like this should be simple, but I keep running into walls. Say someone gives you the coordinates of the vertices of a pentagon and the center point of the hexagon. Is there any way to get an ...