Issues in Interactive Orthogonal Graph Drawing

Papakostas, Achilleas and Tollis, Ioannis G. (1996) Issues in Interactive Orthogonal Graph Drawing. In: Symposium on Graph Drawing, GD 1995, September 20-22, 1995, Passau, Germany , pp. 419-430 (Official URL:

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Several applications require human interaction during the design process. The user is given the ability to alter the graph as the design progresses. Interactive Graph Drawing gives the user the ability to dynamically interact with the drawing. In this paper we discuss features that are essential for an interactive drawing system. We also describe some possible interactive drawing scenaria and present results on two of them. In these results we assume that the underline drawing is always orthogonal and the maximum degree of any vertex is at most four at the end of any update operation.

Item Type:Conference Paper
Additional Information:10.1007/BFb0021825
Classifications:J Applications > J.999 Others
M Methods > M.300 Dynamic / Incremental / Online
G Algorithms and Complexity > G.999 Others
P Styles > P.600 Poly-line > P.600.700 Orthogonal
S Software and Systems > S.999 Others
ID Code:185

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