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

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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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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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How can I get GridEmbedding for my graph? [duplicate]

I evaluate the following s = Import["hello.mat"]; t = GraphEmbedding[s[[1]], "GridEmbedding"]; and I get the these error messages GraphPlot::mthd: The value ...
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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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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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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 ...
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Citation of the algorithms used in FindGraphCommunities [closed]

For my research work I need to put a comparison of different community detection algorithms. Instead of implementing all those algorithms once again, I would like to use the methods already provided ...
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How to create a planar graph from a set of random points

Question Given a set of points in the plane, how can you create a planar graph in the standard graph representation of Mathematica (version 9 or higher), from these points? Background A planar ...
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Coordinate extraction and manipulating graphs as graphics objects

Consider the image below: GraphData[{"Wheel", 7}] Is it possible in Mathematica to lay several of these Graph along each ...
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Importing additional custom data in DIMACS format

I have graphs in DIMACS format, with vertex colors specified. The vertex colors are denoted by lines n u c, where u is the ...
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How can one draw a network with nodes and links in a grid shape?

I'd like to be able to use MMa's graphics to make something like this which I know must absolutely be possible (and probably easy) with MMa. I don't actually even need different colors (though ...
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Using FindGraphCommunities, write community membership for each vertex to CSV

I have a network that I've loaded into Mathematica, and I've used FindGraphCommunitites[network,Method->"Hierarchical"] to identify the communities in the ...
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Expected graph distance in random graph

I am trying to use the functionality of Expectation and Probability for random graphs, in particular for percolation models. ...
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Positioning Vertices in a Graph

I made a graph that has a given number at each vertex: I want to place vertex 1 above vertex 2 if value of vertex 1 is larger than of vertex 2. And also, vertices with same value should be located ...
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Vertex labels versus vertex names in VertexRenderingFunction

The VertexRenderingFunction seems to only use names, not labels. For example: ...
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Plotting attributes of vertices in WattsStrogatzGraphDistribution[n, p, k]

I have a graph WS = RandomGraph[WattsStrogatzGraphDistribution[n, p, k]]. I need to plot several characteristics of each v: the ...
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Want to label vertices of a graph and manually move them around

I would like to plot a graph in such a way that The vertices are labeled using labels that I've given them, rather than just their number, I can manually move the vertices around. In the code ...
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Plot “number of triples at each v in V(G)” [closed]

For a uni assignment, I need to plot the "number of triples at each v in V(G)". I tried to find relevant information in the Mathematica documentation through Google, but I'm lost. How do I get the set ...
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Fix the size of vertices and arrow in graphs

I defined an option to draw nicely the graph. But I have a problem with the different size obtained. For example, the layout of the first graph is what I want to have for all other graphs I will ...
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How to get all leaves from a graph's specific node

Let's say I have this graph (The code to generate the graph is at the end) How can I extract all the leaves comming from, let's say "cluster3"?, i.e. {100, 92, 87, 89} I guess I have to first ...
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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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Mathematica 10 Graph issue

Please try to evaluate this code in Mathematica 10. ...
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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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Hungarian Algorithm using BipartiteMatchingAndCover Function

I have a bipartite graph with two sets of vertices. ...
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Manipulate graphs in 3D

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