# Theory and Publications

## Graphviz Papers

Graphviz and Dynagraph - Static and Dynamic Graph Drawing Tools - a condensed overview (cite)

An open graph visualization system and its applications to software engineering - longer overview, preferred for citation (cite)

Graph Drawing by Stress Majorization - an improved algorithm for neato (cite)

Topological Fisheye Views for Visualizing Large Graphs - topological-based distorted views for large graphs

A method for drawing directed graphs - dot’s algorithm (1993) (cite)

Efficient and high quality force-directed graph drawing - sfdp’s algorithm (2005)

Improved Circular Layouts - crossing reduction and edge bundling for circular layouts (cite)

Efficient and High Quality Force-Directed Graph Drawing - the multiscale algorithm used in sfdp (cite)

Implementing a General-Purpose Edge Router - edge routing in Graphviz (cite)

Improved Force-Directed Layouts - Voronoi-based node overlap removal (cite)

GMap: Visualizing graphs and clusters as maps - displaying graphs as maps (cite)

Efficient Node Overlap Removal Using a Proximity Stress Model - Prism node overlap removal (cite)

On-line Hierarchical Graph Drawing - dynadag algorithm

## Graph Drawing

Wikipedia entry. They also have a short article on Graphviz.

graphdrawing.org - annual symposia, books, data, open problems and more

**Open Directory Project** Graph Drawing entry.

Survey (Franz Brandenburg talk notes in Powerpoint)

Marks et al note on history of graph drawing

David Eppstein's Geometry in Action, Graph Drawing section

**Graph Drawing: Algorithms for the Visualization of Graphs** by Ioannis G. Tollis, Giuseppe Di Battista, Peter Eades, Roberto Tamassia

**Graph Drawing Software (Mathematics and Visualization)** by M. Junger, Petra Mutzel, (Symposium on Graph Drawing 2001, Vienna)

**Drawing Graphs: Methods and Models** by Michael Kaufmann, Dorothea Wagner

**Handbook of Graph Drawing and Visualization** Roberto Tamassia, ed. (On-line version)

## Information Visualization

IEEE Infovis Symposia: current, past

Information Visualization Journal

**FlowingData **Infothestics

York U. Gallery of Visualization (see also Statistics and Statistical Graphics Resources).

Stanford University course bilbiography

Stanford University Data Journalism

Xerox PARC projects

Software Visualization at Georgia Tech</p>