Balanced Circle Packings for Planar Graphs

Alam, Muhammed Jawaherul and Eppstein, David and Goodrich, Michael T. and Kobourov, Stephen G. and Pupyrev, Sergey (2014) Balanced Circle Packings for Planar Graphs. In: Graph Drawing 22nd International Symposium, GD 2014, September 24-26, 2014, Würzburg, Germany , pp. 125-136 (Official URL:

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We study balanced circle packings and circle-contact representations for planar graphs, where the ratio of the largest circle’s diameter to the smallest circle’s diameter is polynomial in the number of circles. We provide a number of positive and negative results for the existence of such balanced configurations.

Item Type:Conference Paper
Additional Information:10.1007/978-3-662-45803-7_11
Classifications:G Algorithms and Complexity > G.560 Geometry
P Styles > P.999 Others
Z Theory > Z.500 Representations
ID Code:1427

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