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

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Separating disconnected graph objects without losing vertex coordinate assignments

Say I have a graph Gtest, which has multiple disconnected components. I found that I can isolate individual components while retaining vertex coordinate ...
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FindHamiltonianCycle is not invariant to edge permutation

Found this bug-like behaviour today: if the order of edges is changed so that VertexList does not return the vertices in canonical order, ...
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Parsing output from FindHamiltonianCycle to recover an ordered list of vertex positions for a discovered path

After applying FindHamiltonianCycle to a graph, one generates output that looks like the following: ...
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Generating a graph object where vertices are pixel coordinates and edges represent two pixels being in the same Moore neighborhood

I have a list of integer pixel positions, pts, and I wish to create one or more graph objects where vertices at these pixel positions share an edge if they are ...
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Manipulate graphs in 3D

Is it possible to Manipulate Graphs (e.g. a ...
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LineGraph Labels

I have a graph with labels on the edges: ...
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Keeping vertexcoordinates after adding a new vertex

I want to add a new vertex to a graph, with fixed VertexCoordinates but when I use VertexAdd, the new graph does not have the VertexCoordinates of the previous one. ...
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How to add new nodes to an existing graph with fixed (coordinates) nodes?

I'm ultimately trying to create a directed graph with some of the nodes in fixed positions and the other nodes placed around them in "acceptable" positions. It's better if I ask the question by ...
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Sierpinski carpet with GraphData

Is this graph in the list among the so-called "standard" structures used in GraphData? However, I have not found, yet, anything like "Carpet" or "Sponge" in the ...
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Find size of vertex image relative to the graph coordinate system

I am trying to define a graph using my own VertexShapeFunction with an ActionMenu button being the vertex and a custom ...
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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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Graph with $\{a,b\}$ as Vertex Instead of Number

I'm trying to create a graph which has $\{a,b\}$ as labels: ...
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Drawing Zonotopes from Adjacency Matrix

This is crossposted in cs.stackexchange.com, but I have been trying to use Mathematica do this and figured it might be more appropriate to ask here. Define a "simple zonotope" to be a regular ...
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Graph Creation in Mathematica: TSP

I'm trying to create the following graph in Mathematica Where do I start? I'm specifically trying to make a graph so that I can use it in TravelingSalesman[g], ...
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How to scale edge length and keep layout of edge-weighted Graph?

I love using Graph as structure to store and visualize my data in Mathematica. Consider the following simple example for creating a ...
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Network problem of visualization of vertex

I have a question about visualization of network in Mathematica: for example: for this network g = ExampleData[{"NetworkGraph", "Friendship"}]; when we ...
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Building graph based on the cities connection?

I built a Graph based on the permutations of city's connections from : ...
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Colorize and the Four-Color Theorem

We can write: MorphologicalComponents[image] // Colorize To assign a random set of colors to each component in some image. The example used for reference by ...
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Graph rendering not working as expected

I'm running the older Mathematica v6 which seems to go through the edges of graphs twice. Is this a bug? Is it fixed on the latest version? Please just try this command: ...
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Adding an image background to a graph that uses vertexposition

Hello Mathematica stackexchange community! I need your help on a research project. I'm looking to create a graph g with vertices in specifies places and then use an image I have as the background of ...
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How to set FindGraphCommunities Modularity's method option

It is possible to set 2 options for one of FindGraphCommunities's methods "Modularity". They are "Weighted" and "StopTest". The question is how can one use the second option "StopTest"? What ...
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Adding Dynamic functionality to a Graph

I would like to make the edges and vertices of a Graph interactive, a simple demonstration is to change their colors: ...
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Efficiently determining the largest minimum cost to travel from a fixed source to an arbitrary sink in a weighted graph

Let $v_i$ be a vertex in a graph $G$ with vertices $(v_1,...,v_N) \in V$ and edges $(e_1,...,e_M) \in E$ with associated weights $(w_1,...,w_M)$. Let $v_s \in V$ be specified vertex in the graph. In ...
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Get path to end nodes in directed (partially cyclic) graph

I have a large directed graph containing small loops. I would like to extract all paths to all end nodes (no VertexOutComponent) with a given path length $n$. I ...
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I can't understand FindShortest Tour

I can't understand the function FindShortestTour because of the result: FindShortestTour[{ {0, 1}, {5, 1}, {2, 1}, {10, 1}}] ...
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How to find the Shortest Path, visiting ALL vertices, without coming back to the start (Hamiltonian Path, minimum distance)

A car has to pick up each person and take them to their destination. I am trying to find the shortest tour that will do this. How can I find the shortest path between any s and t.... visiting all ...
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Efficient Generation of Subgraphs (or, unfriend a friend a day)

NB: If you're not interested in the back-story, you could simply jump forward to the code which I'm seeking to optimize. Also, I believe this code would only work for MMA 8.0 and above. My friends ...
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Plotting a network or a graph with given coordinates for vertices

I'm new to Mathematica yet have coded a lot in MATLAB. Currently I'm working on a network simulation. My model is implemented in MATLAB, but I need to port it to Mathematica. Here is my question: ...
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FindShortestTour for charity (or: How can I optimize meal delivery with FindShortestTour?)

I've been wondering about this for a while - but never got around to asking - until I saw faleichik's incredible answer to Mathematica Minecraft. I did some work at a not-for-profit a little while ...
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Subset of edges with a different color

I want to color a subset of the edges of my graph with a different color. My graph currently has a large number of edges, so the following is just a toy example ...
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Basic question on producing non-overlapping graph nodes in a graph

I am plotting a graph which has about 196 nodes. ...
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How do I change the Head of Graph into List?

I am trying to change the Head of b (a NeighborhoodGraph) from Graph into List but Apply seems to fail. I start with a list of connected vertices: ...
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Is there a function to generate a minimal clique cover?

This is a graph problem known as the "Clique Edge Cover" or "Intersection Number" problem, and the goal is to find, from a given graph like $E=\{\{a,b\},\{a,c\},\{b,c\},\{b,d\},\{c,d\}\}$ and ...
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How can I preserve the properties of edges of the original graph $g$ in a subgraph that doesn't include every edge of $g$?

The closest question to the following I could find was Preserving labels when using graph functions, but it doesn't seem to cover this. Consider a graph g where ...
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How can I get precisely the subgraph corresponding to a set of edges?

Consider the complete graph on 3 vertices. Then, a method gives me a list of interesting edges, say $\{(1,2),(2,3)\}$. I want to get a subgraph of $g$ that corresponds to precisely the given ...
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PermuteSubgraph not working? (Combinatorica)

I am trying to write a code to perform the QAP partialling analysis (here's a paper to know more) but the part in which I "scramble" the graph with PermuteSubgraph does nothing, I am actually not ...
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How can I construct “better” block graphs?

A graph is a block graph if it can be constructed from an undirected tree by replacing each edge with a clique. My method of generating "random" block graphs is as follows. The parameters are the ...
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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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Converting polygon to graph in V7

I've unsuccessfully tried many ways of converting polygon points into a graph using Mathematica 7, and I am frustrated. I looked at this post, but it doesn't work: ...
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Dynamic graph visualisation using JLink/Java and GraphStream

Visualising the addition of new nodes and edges to a graph to 'watch it grow' is to something Mathematica is not suited to by default. However this type of animation really helps convey the emergence ...
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I want to draw a graph using a weighted Adjacency matrix

I have a weighted adjacency matrix as follows: ...
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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 draw a polygon from a set of angles?

In recreational mathematics, polytans are polygons formed by edge-connecting isosceles right triangles. Order-n polytans are those constructed from n such triangles. My question is this: Given a ...
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How can I change the Graph required data such as EdgeWeight,VertexWeight,EdgeCapacity,VertexCapacity in the Graph?

I asked this question in different form and because I couldn't receive the proper answer so I have to change my question.I know that was my fault sorry.I need to change the Matrix Data of nodes and ...
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How can I give graph required data with GUI?

Consider that I have the simple graph of ...
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Convert Graph to Graphics

In Mathematica 9, a graph is returned as an object with head Graph: In[8]:= CompleteGraph[8] // Head Out[8]= Graph ...
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How can I conveniently call igraph through RLink?

Mathematica has lots of functions for working with graphs, but this functionality is not yet as mature as the igraph library. It is useful to have access to igraph from Mathematica, both for ...