Cart (Loading....) | Create Account
Close category search window
 

A multiple-focus graph browsing technique using heat models and force-directed layout

Sign In

Cookies must be enabled to login.After enabling cookies , please use refresh or reload or ctrl+f5 on the browser for the login options.

Formats Non-Member Member
$31 $13
Learn how you can qualify for the best price for this item!
Become an IEEE Member or Subscribe to
IEEE Xplore for exclusive pricing!
close button

puzzle piece

IEEE membership options for an individual and IEEE Xplore subscriptions for an organization offer the most affordable access to essential journal articles, conference papers, standards, eBooks, and eLearning courses.

Learn more about:

IEEE membership

IEEE Xplore subscriptions

1 Author(s)

Describes a multiple-focus graph visualization and navigation technique using two heat models: a heat conduction model and a thermal radiation model. The proposed technique integrates force-directed layout techniques with the heat models. It provides virtual heat energy to focus nodes or a focus region. The heat influences the temperatures of link and other nodes, and then the temperatures determine the attributes, such as the sizes and lengths, of the nodes and links. A prototype browser using the proposed technique has been implemented with the Java programming language and the Java3D class library. The browser can visualize a general graph structure interactively in a 2D or 3D view. It allows us to have both multiple positive foci and negative foci, and enables us to navigate in a graph by using a heat-radiating pointer

Published in:

Information Visualisation, 2001. Proceedings. Fifth International Conference on

Date of Conference:

2001

Need Help?


IEEE Advancing Technology for Humanity About IEEE Xplore | Contact | Help | Terms of Use | Nondiscrimination Policy | Site Map | Privacy & Opting Out of Cookies

A not-for-profit organization, IEEE is the world's largest professional association for the advancement of technology.
© Copyright 2014 IEEE - All rights reserved. Use of this web site signifies your agreement to the terms and conditions.