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

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Implementing local complements of graphs

I'm trying to write a routine which generates the local complement of a graph at a vertex. For those who don't know, the local complement for a singly-connected, undirected graph is defined as the ...
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Graph plotting: specify layers for layered drawing

Mathematica can do layered graph drawing with LayeredGraphPlot or GraphLayout -> "LayeredEmbedding". Is it possible to ...
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Undirected Network and its Monte Carlo Simulation

So I have this array of points, in the form {x, {y,z}}, where x is the node number assigned when I used the locator pane to make a network, and y and z are its unitary coordinates. The graph is made ...
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Agglomerate output to Graph

I'm using the HierarchicalClustering package to cluster some data. So let's say I have this: ...
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Cellular Automata Neighborhood as Node connections

Can I use the CellularAutomation[] function where the neighborhood is defined by the connections between nodes? For example, if 1 -> 2, 1 -> 3, 1 -> 8, 1 ->1, then the neighborhood of node 1 is the ...
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Does anyone know the options for “HierarchicalEdgeBundling” in Mathematica?

I'm looking to reproduce the types of graph layout that are possible in D3 (http://bl.ocks.org/mbostock/7607999) in Mathematica. Since Mathematica doesn't explicitly support force directed edge ...
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Harmonious graph labeling

Is it possible to harmoniously label a graph in Mathematica? I would like a function, that when given a graph, would return a harmonious labeling. If not, is there other software that can do it? A ...
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How to plot a graph from it's incidence matrix?

I'm using Mathematica v9 and am trying to draw a graph by using it's incidence graph, but it won't draw it, which occurs an error "is not a valid incidence matrix.". But I've checked my matrix, and ...
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How to color edges of a graph which has multiple edges connecting certain vertices

I'm studying BIBD(Balanced Incomplete Block Design) and want to draw some graphs by coloring their blocks in different colors, respectively. A block is a collection of edges (or vertices). For ...
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Manipulate graphs in 3D

Is it possible to Manipulate Graphs (e.g. a ...
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How can I replace bi-directional DirectedEdge pairs in a Graph with a single UndirectedEdge?

The Cayley graphs produced by Mathematica 8.0's CayleyGraph function represent actions that are their own inverses in an unconventional way: rather than using a ...
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Finding all simple paths between two vertices in a graph

There are built-in methods to find a shortest path between two vertices in a graph, and the question on finding all shortest paths between two vertices has gathered quite a bit of attention. A path ...
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How to draw a combinatorial graph with different colors of edges?

For example, like above. I've read some examples and descriptions in here, but couldn't figured it out.
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Make AdjacencyGraph hide single unconnected elements

Is there a way to force AdjacencyGraph to hide single unconnected or self connected elements? ...
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Dual graph of an arbitrary (planar) graph

Every planar graph has a dual. How can I obtain it with Mathematica? I know that GraphData provides the DualGraph property for ...
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Converting expressions to “edges” for use in TreePlot, Graph

This question is similar to this: Nested list to graph. How to "flatten" an arbitrary expression, eg expr = a[b[c, d[e][f], g], h] to a list of key-value pairs ...
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Creating a Network from a Output

So I used the locator pane to derive the positions of a vertex on a picture. The picture was the Maryland Power Grid and the vertices were the generators and loads of the power system. When I clicked ...
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How can I speed up the export of graphs in DIMACS format?

I'm creating random graphs with suitable properties and exporting them in the DIMACS format. Already, for rather small graphs with, say, ~60k vertices and ~240k edges, ...
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Can TreeForm be displayed “sideways”?

One recurrent problem I'm having with displays generated with TreeForm is that the expressions to be so displayed often at least one level with many (> 20) nodes ...
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Longest path in 0/1 matrix

I have a matrix of 0's and 1's forming a number of disjoint paths:   I would like to find the lengths of the paths, and from that "spectrum," the longest length (in the above example: 27, ...
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How to obtain all the distinct De Bruijn sequences?

In combinatorial mathematics, a $k$-ary De Bruijn sequence $B(k, n)$ of order $n$ is a cyclic sequence of a given alphabet $A$ with size $k$ for which every possible subsequence of length $n$ in $A$ ...
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Why the Mouse dragging response not as smooth as Locator

I am experimenting to use MouseDragged eventhandler to change the vertices positions of a triangle, it works, but not as smooth as using Locators. Is this the ...
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Nested list to graph

The following nested list can be regarded as a representation of a (tree) graph: ...
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The algorithm of ListGraphs[n,m]

I'm not sure if this is a Mathematica problem, math problem or a CS problem, so if this is off-topic please transfer it. In the package Combinatorica there is a ...
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Vertex Names of Subgraph in Order of Connectivity

I extract path subgraphs $P_4$ of an undirected graph $G$. And want to list the VertexNames of the subgraphs in the same order as they are connected. Here is an example: ...
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Sequence of binary trees with different source nodes and with the same Strahler hierarchical order

I would like to create a picture which contains a sequence of binary trees with the same Strahler hierarchical order (for example equal to 2) e with a sequence of different source nodes "i" (from 1 to ...
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How to generate and draw simple bipartite graphs?

A bipartite graph is a graph whose vertices can be divided into two disjoint sets. Given two lists: {1, 2, 3} and {x, y, z}, ...
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Rendering of a HighlightGraph in a Manipulate content pane distorted by changing the highlighted edge

A HighlightGraph inside a Manipulate initially displays correct however after approximately 2 seconds, the layout changes and ...
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Labeling vertices by number in Graph: Getting text to display at the right size

Minor aesthetic question here. I was playing around with Graph's and decided to render a cute-looking family of directed graphs, with the vertices being the number ...
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Understanding performance: graph connected components

I need to analyze directed graphs with 10M edges, 1M vertices, and 300K strongly connected components, so that the largest one contains 400K vertices. I read some explanations of Leonid Shifrin here, ...
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Using Combinatorica`ListNecklaces in v9

I am using Mathematica for visualization of DeBruijn graphs. However, I am having a bit of trouble using ListNecklaces. I want to know how many cyclic shifts of ...
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distance between each vertex of a graph and its output

I have a question regarding this Q&A. Let's call a vertex that is not the tail of any directed edge an output of the graph. The graph below has only one output (at the far right). If I want the ...
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Graph from binary matrix (not adjacency) respecting the original matrix positions

I have a binary matrix. My objective is to connect every close (without "jump") elements with value equal to 1, but I must keep the point positions, just like it's shown at the image. Can somebody ...
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Centrality measures and normalisation

Are centrality measures normalised in Mathematica 9? Only ClosenessCentrality is normalised. How I can normalise other centrality measures notably ...
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Graphing a network with state transition flows (of varying size)

In one of Stephen Wolfram's recent blog posts (http://blog.stephenwolfram.com/2013/04/data-science-of-the-facebook-world/#more-5350) he provides the network plot below. The size of the arrows that ...
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Triangular lattice with periodic boundary conditions

I am trying to generate an equilateral triangular lattice with fixed vertices and periodic boundary conditions. I am supposed to assign an index (starting from 0) to each vertex in my lattice and then ...
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Error changing edge thickness in a GraphPlot

I'm having some problems with the Mathematica graphics inspector. I want to make a graph with the following code: ...
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TreePlot with centered vertexes

I want to draw a tree plot for Euler totient function for this question like the following: I generate the EulerPhi for first 20 numbers into a list: ...
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find cycle in directed graph

Given a digraph G in the form of a list of edges, is there implemented some command that returns a directed cycle in G of ...
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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 ...
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How do I get a different (random) independent edge set each time I run FindIndependentEdgeSet?

I'd like to use FindIndependentEdgeSet[g] repeatedly to get random maximal matchings of a fixed graph, but each time I call this function it gives me the same answer (i.e. the same list of edges). ...
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How to draw a network from a dataset reporting the labels of nodes of every link?

I have a dataset in format .txt of a directed network, containing a matrix A of dimension ...
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Get subgraphs: communities of graph g

I have a graph g. I want a set of graphs c which holds the community subgraphs of g. I ...
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How to draw hypercube graphs

I'd like to draw hypercube projections like those on the Wikipedia page: I tried with HypercubeGraph[6] but the graph does not look right; it is not ...
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Export Graph to PDF

I know that I exported Graphs to PDFs before but it doesn't seem to work any more. I tried K5 = GraphData[{"Complete", 5}] Export["K5.PDF", K5] And I get a PDF ...
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How to get a list of 3-connected graphs?

I'd like to use GraphData to get a list of graphs with vertex connectivity at least 3. I know GraphData["Nonplanar", 6] gives ...