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VGJ: Visualizing Graphs Through Java

  • Carolyn McCreary
  • Larry Barowski
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 1547)

Abstract

VGJ is an automated system capable of converting a textual description or a drawing of a graph into a well organized and readable layout of the graph. VGJ (visualizing graphs with Java), includes a graph editor and a set of algorithms that will automatically layout and draw a graph. The graph drawing package can be accessed through the web at: www.tufts.edu/ mccreary/graph_drawing.html.

Keywords

Directed Graph Undirected Graph Parse Tree Edge Label Graph Grammar 
These keywords were added by machine and not by the authors. This process is experimental and the keywords may be updated as the learning algorithm improves.

References

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    McCreary, C., Chapman, R., and Shieh, Fwu-Shan Using Graph Parsing for Automatic Graph Drawing IEEE Trans. on Systems, Man and Cybernetics, Sept. 1998.Google Scholar
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    Walker, J.Q.: A Node-positioning Algorithm for General Trees. Software Practice and Experience 20, 7 (1990) 685–705CrossRefGoogle Scholar

Copyright information

© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1998

Authors and Affiliations

  • Carolyn McCreary
    • 1
  • Larry Barowski
    • 2
  1. 1.Tufts UniversityMedfordUSA
  2. 2.Auburn UniversityAuburn

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