Re: Slightly off-topic - digraph layout algorithms

Hans-Peter Diettrich <DrDiettrich1@aol.com>
Tue, 14 Apr 2009 12:47:23 +0200

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From: Hans-Peter Diettrich <DrDiettrich1@aol.com>
Newsgroups: comp.compilers
Date: Tue, 14 Apr 2009 12:47:23 +0200
Organization: Compilers Central
References: 09-04-017
Keywords: tools

Stephen Horne schrieb:


> I'm interested in digraph layout algorithms for presentation of
> digraphs in 2D - the kind of things that GraphViz (and particularly
> Dot) do. Can anyone point me to some free downloadable papers that
> explain in relatively human-friendly language how to do efficient
> automatic layout?


I don't know about specific papers, but I think that recursive graph
reduction may be helpful, as described e.g. in the thesis of Cristina
Cifuentes. AFAIR the name is not spelled correctly this way, but Google
will accept it.


DoDi



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