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

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Horizontal Tree Layout? [duplicate]

I need to display arbitrary Expressions in TreeForm, but the standard vertical layout produces too many horizontally overlapping boxes. Am I doomed to rewriting ...
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Graph layout on a grid

Is it possible for Mathematica to layout a graph so that the connections lie on a grid? Furthermore, for graphs with multiple edges per vertex, is it possible to specify the location on the vertex ...
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How to sort the adjecency matrix of bipartite graph so to have two off-diagonal blocks

In a bipartite graphs there are two class of nodes, say A and B. Each node of class A may interact only with nodes of the class B, and viceversa. The corresponding adjecency matrix is thus composed by ...
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Combinatorica Graph from Edge List

Can someone provide an example of a Combinatorica-based graph which uses ShowGraph and Graph and takes in an explicitly defined list of edges (not some auto-generated graph). I have not been able to ...
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How do I visualize the result of EdgeColoring[g]?

Combinatorica has a heuristic edge-coloring function EdgeColoring. When I execute it on a graph, the result is a list of integers. My guess is that an integer $i$ ...
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Why does Network`GraphPlot`wrapper appear in my GraphPlot?

I'm making a GraphPlot of data similar to this: ...
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HighlightGraph and Hyperlink

In the documentation of Mathematica it is mentioned that you can use Hyperlink and Tooltip as wrapper in a similar manner as ...
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How do I use Subgraph to sample the $n$ vertices of a graph with the greatest connectivity?

Let $G$ be an arbitrary graph with some number of vertices $||V||$ and some number of edges $||E||$. We can use Subgraph to generate, well, a subgraph of ...
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How to efficiently distinguish the rewired edges in WattsStrogatzGraphDistribution?

The WattsStrogatzGraphDistribution function is a way to construct random graphs based on Watts and Strogatz small world model. The ...
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Plotting Network with LayeredGraphPlot with specific order

I have a network and want to plot it. I use LayeredGraphPlot, and the network is described as: ...
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How can I recover a graph from a graphical output in a notebook after resetting the kernel?

I have an old Mathematica notebook with an output for a graph structure $G$ I would like to recover. However, the routine for building up the graph is stochastic, so I can't simply rerun the code. ...
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Can BreadthFirstScan be modified?

I would like to obtain a "slick" implementation of A*-search algorithm on Graph objects, using the built-in BreadthFirstScan (if that is possible at all). I noticed that BreadthFirstScan is static in ...
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Reversibly abstracting a list of strings as a graph object where vertices represent strings and edge connect pairs of strings based on various tests

Imagine I provide you a list of arbitrary strings, say: Map[StringJoin, Tuples[{"0", "1", "2"}, 4]]. I'd like to abstract these strings as a graph object in ...
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Check Specific Connections within Graph

Say you have the skeleton of a graph: fullSkele = PolyhedronData["GreatRhombicosidodecahedron", "SkeletonRules"] and you've an arbitrary list of some fraction of ...
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How to make a recursive code from this iterative code? (drawing tree graph)

I have a question about drawing tree graph. I use my iterative code to build a tree graph. Here it is. ...
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Get correlation matrix when using FindGraphCommunities

Does somebody know how to get the correlation matrix when using FindGraphCommunities (Social Network analysis) using the "Spectra" option? Can somebody tell me as ...
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Social Network Analysis - Get the List of InBoundEdges for Directed Graph

I wish to get the list of inwards edges for a node. IncidenceList provides both inwards and outwards list. I can of course filter with ...
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Fast code to generate large random graph with fixed degree sequence

I'm trying to create a function so to generate large random graph with a fixed degree sequence $\{v_1,v_2,\dots,v_N\}$, where $N$ is the number of vertices in the graph. The Mathematica function that ...
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Social Network Analysis - Get the End Points of an Edge

I want to get the end points of an Edge of a Graph. For example see the following source, ...
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Katz Centrality [closed]

I want to calculate the Katz Centrality of large graphs. The Mathematica command to do that is KatzCentrality[g, $\alpha$] and it is also fast. However I realized that there is a mismatch between ...
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Display a labeled multigraph

Despite the integration of graphs and networks, multigraphs are not supported in Mathematica 8+. In Mathematica 9+, GraphPlot misbehaves for multigraphs having ...
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Generating a (random) 2-dimensional cellular network

I want to generate a network of random cells like the following picture: The general idea is to generate some random points (x,y) as coordinate of a vertex and then randomly choose some of these ...
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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. Is there a way to find rings by BreadthFirstScan function. For ...
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Flow/graph-based programming in Mathematica?

Is it possible in Mathematica to write a program inside a graph? For example if you have a bunch of different If[] statements that you need to embed within one ...
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Extracting a single weakly connected component from a network of many weakly connected components?

Hello Mathematica friends! I've got a network with thousands of edges and vertices, but not all in one connected component. I'm trying to extract specific connected components from the network, and ...
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How to make Layer Directed Graphs (LDG) in mathematica?

I am wondering if I can make a graph like that somehow: I am new to mathematica, I tried to play with Creating a graph with variable size of vertices and variable thickness of edges . I figured if I ...
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Why my Mathematica 9.0.1 wont work with some samples of Mathematica in Graph Theory?

I updated my Mathematica recently to 9.0.1 cause the previous version was giving me freaky result especially in FindMinimumCostFlow and ...
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How can I display a multigraph with different colored edges?

I'm new to Mathematica(version 9) and I'm trying to display a multigraph with different colored edges. Here's my code so far: ...
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Using EdgeList on a once empty Graph crashes the kernel

Note: this is fixed in version 9. Calling EdgeList on a non-empty graph which was previously empty causes the math kernel to crash. For example, ...
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How to export and import Graphs with additional data?

I'm trying to export and then later import graphs with additional data added such as VertexLabels and EdgeLabels. When I export ...
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How to import and visualize a network stored as an edge list in CSV file? [closed]

I'm extremely new to Mathematica, and I'm trying to import an edgelist representing a network, but I think I'm missing something major. Here is my process so far just to import and visualize the ...
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Analysis of Facebook group

I am the admin of a Facebook group for our year at university and wanted to graph the members of the group like you can with your own friends so we can find the isolated people and get rid of them (as ...
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Enumerate the 1-factors (perfect matchings) of $K_n$

Introduction I would like to enumerate the 1-factors, or (near-)perfect matchings, of the complete graph Kn. The adjacency list representation for Kn is basically { (x, y) | 1 ≤ x < y ≤ n }. For ...
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Combinatorica vs Built-in functions: Use of MinimumSpanningTree

What kind of argument is expected by MinimumSpanningTree (from the package Combinatorica`)? Is it possible that I am providing ...
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GraphPath: *all* shortest paths for 2 vertices, edge lengths negative

Mathematica uses Bellman-Ford to find a shortest path between two vertices when the edge lengths are negative: ...
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How can I draw the transition diagram of a Markov chain?

I apologize for my heaviness as I am a Mathematica novice. Is there a kind soul who can tell me how to draw diagrams like those shown on page 158, 160 and 161 of this document.Chaine de Markov I ...
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Connecting a vertex to middle of an edge with GraphPlot?

using GraphPlot I'd like to make directed arrow connecting a vertex (node) to the middle of an edge but couldn't find a way. Is this even possible using GraphPlot or other graphics-related commands in ...
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Saving a graph of a great number of nodes

I'm developing a code where I get graphs with over 10K nodes. These graphs have a particular relationship between clustering and degree that I need to save for future analysis. The problem is when I ...
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Improving performance in the generation of random (directed acyclic) graphs

I need to generate large (directed, acyclic, transitive) graphs. My code in Mathematica gets very slow for large numbers of vertices. I've tried a number of approaches and I can't find any significant ...
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Using Graph to cull correlated lists

I have a set of lists that represent molecular descriptors. I need to identify which descriptors are highly correlated and eliminate the correlated pairs. I can represent the connectivity by ...
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A* algorithm for finding shortest path in a graph

FindShortestPath finds the shortest path between two vertices in an edge-weighted graph, allowing a choice between the Dijkstra and Bellman-Ford algorithms. In my (limited) understanding, both of ...
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Why is my PageRank result in Mathematica converging this way?

I am using this technique to find the PR of these 3 pages. It converges to something it shouldn't be. I tried the same iteration in Java and 2 pages come up with 1.333 and the other one as 0.666. ...
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Packed Graph or GraphPlot output with non-square layout?

Graph or GraphPlot produce square layouts for disconnected graphs: Graph[Table[i -> Mod[i^3, 100], {i, 1, 100}]] I´d like to get a rectangular layout with ...
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Checking connectedness of a graph

I am trying to use the Combinatorica package in a Mathematica version 8 in the following code: ...
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Visualize a tree structure using TreeGraph

I have a code that generates a tree of graphics objects. The structure can be visualized like this, with each Rule constituting a parent child relationship: ...
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How to display each step of an A star algorithm?

I wrote a pathfinding program: A*, which is an extension of Dijkstra. I want to see the result of each step at a time. Which function should I use? The main program is the notebook Astar, which is ...
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How to impose control over vertex-to-vertex Graph edges?

I’m working on a Markov Chain and hope there is a way to impose control over how Mathematica places edges to connect vertices in a Graph. My Markov Chain currently consists of 4 vertices with 2 of the ...