Layout of Directed Hypergraphs with Orthogonal Hyperedges (Extended Abstract)

Sander, Georg (2004) Layout of Directed Hypergraphs with Orthogonal Hyperedges (Extended Abstract). In: Graph Drawing, 2003, Perugia , pp. 381-386 .

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We present a layout algorithm for directed hypergraphs. A hypergraph contains hyperedges that have multiple source and target nodes. Hyperedges are drawn with orthogonal segments. Nodes are organized in layers, so that for the majority of hyperedges the source nodes are placed in a higher layer than the target nodes, similar to traditional hierarchical layout [8,11]. The algorithm was implemented using ILOG JViews [10] for a project that targeted electrical signal visualization.

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