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

learn more… | top users | synonyms (2)

1
vote
1answer
72 views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
80 views

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 ...
2
votes
1answer
119 views

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: ...
2
votes
0answers
53 views

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 ...
3
votes
2answers
207 views

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 ...
2
votes
1answer
54 views

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 ...
1
vote
1answer
34 views

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 ...
2
votes
2answers
117 views

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. ...
0
votes
0answers
46 views

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 ...
1
vote
1answer
75 views

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 ...
3
votes
1answer
153 views

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, ...
6
votes
2answers
302 views
0
votes
1answer
86 views
4
votes
1answer
132 views

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 ...
5
votes
3answers
379 views

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 ...
1
vote
1answer
175 views

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 ...
2
votes
0answers
90 views

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 ...
1
vote
1answer
61 views

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 ...
1
vote
1answer
113 views

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 ...
1
vote
0answers
113 views

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 ...
6
votes
3answers
187 views

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 ...
5
votes
3answers
234 views

Nested list to graph

The following nested list can be regarded as a representation of a (tree) graph: ...
4
votes
1answer
54 views
4
votes
1answer
451 views

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 ...
2
votes
1answer
150 views

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 ...
5
votes
2answers
126 views

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 ...
2
votes
0answers
96 views

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 ...
3
votes
0answers
207 views

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 ...
6
votes
2answers
206 views

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 ...
3
votes
1answer
176 views

Writing results directly to file

I am trying to find all simple paths in a large directed graph (542 vertex, density ~ 5%) between two nodes. For this purpose, I use the algorithm from this thread. Unfortunately, my computer is ...
6
votes
1answer
194 views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
60 views
2
votes
2answers
83 views

Checking connectedness of a graph

I am trying to use the Combinatorica package in a Mathematica version 8 in the following code: ...
7
votes
1answer
231 views

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: ...
1
vote
1answer
95 views

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 ...
4
votes
1answer
107 views

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 ...
2
votes
1answer
82 views

Signed Graph from positive and negative correlations

I want to create a signed graph where the edges of my graph are either green (for a positive correlation) or red (for a negative correlation). I only managed to create a graph from a tresholded ...
0
votes
1answer
157 views

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. ...
8
votes
3answers
255 views

Pairwise distances of points and classification using GraphDistanceMatrix

The challenge Given $n$ points in $\mathbf{R}^3$ and a cutoff distance, $d$, I would like to determine all pairs of points that are separated by less than the given cutoff distance, $d$, and all ...
2
votes
1answer
122 views

GridGraph layout with added edges

I noticed that the nice symmetric layout of a grid graph gets distorted when additional edges are added to the graph. Is there way to prevent that from happening and to keep the rectangular, grid-like ...
2
votes
2answers
361 views

Generating social network graph from a CSV file

I am new to Mathematica and wanted to generate undirected graph for data sets that show the relationships of organizations with each other. The data is in a square matrix. The cells of the matrix ...
0
votes
2answers
195 views

Generating a random tree of given cardinality, depth, and labeling

For demo, exploration and teaching purposes, I would like to be able (and asking you for help) to generate these special instances of trees: For given: N - number of nodes in the tree D - depth of ...
2
votes
2answers
140 views

Assigning weights to edges of a hypercube based on the Gray code labels for vertices being connected

Say I want to construct an $n$-dimensional hypercube graph $G$ using the command: G = HypercubeGraph[n]. I'd like to assign edge weights to the $2^{(n-1)}n$ edges ...
2
votes
1answer
257 views

Create a graph from KML file

I'm wondering how I can take a .KML (Keyhole Markup Language) file and convert/express it as a graph for use in Mathematica. Even just in general, is it possible to convert a KML file to a graph? I'm ...
1
vote
2answers
201 views

Fast randomization of a graph, while keeping the graph connected

I'm looking for a very efficient method for randomizing graph of a given size (N nodes, L links), but keeping them connected. Assume you have the adjacency matrix A of a given connected graph. You ...
1
vote
0answers
174 views

How to extract connected bipartite graph from incidence matrix

I'm trying to extract a connected bipartite graph Bconn from the a given incidence matrix B- I have a matrix representing a bipartite graph - the incidence matrix B (weighted or not is unimportant). ...
1
vote
1answer
105 views

Reflecting the Polya-Aeppli distribution

How would I go about reflecting the Polya-Aeppli distribution in Mathematica about a y-axis (switching left and right) while keeping the command. The distribution will not allow negative parameters ...
7
votes
1answer
341 views

How to visualize the structure of this dynamic programming code

I am studying Mr. Wizard's answer to this question which tries to identify elementary circles in a graph. That answer uses dynamic programming technique to simplify the code. The underlying guideline ...
1
vote
3answers
133 views

Deleting Vertices in GridGraph

Take a simple GridGraph: g = GridGraph[{3, 3}, VertexLabels -> "Name", ImageSize -> 150, ImagePadding -> 10] I am ...
2
votes
1answer
236 views

Nicely illustrating the evolution and end-state of a discrete-time Markov chain

I'm simulating a discrete time Markov process on a finite state space corresponding to a linear interval $(x_1, x_2, ..., x_N) \in X$, where each time step $t_i$ involves updating the state of some ...