Poster: Force-Directed Layout for Euler Diagrams

Micallef, Luana and Rodgers, Peter (2009) Poster: Force-Directed Layout for Euler Diagrams. In: IEEE Information Visualization 2009 (IEEE InfoVis 2009), October 2009, Atlantic City, NJ, USA. (Full text available)

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Euler diagrams are the only diagrams that intuitively represent containment, intersection and exclusion of data, but none of the current automatic diagram layout techniques produce good layouts in a reasonable time. We adopt a force-directed approach to automatically layout aesthetically pleasing Euler diagrams in a relatively fast time. A Java prototype demonstrates our novel force model.

Item Type: Conference or workshop item (Poster)
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Uncontrolled keywords: Euler diagrams, Venn diagrams, diagram layout
Subjects: Q Science > QA Mathematics (inc Computing science) > QA 76 Software, computer programming,
Divisions: Faculties > Science Technology and Medical Studies > School of Computing > Computational Intelligence Group
Depositing User: L. Micallef
Date Deposited: 21 Sep 2012 09:49
Last Modified: 30 Sep 2013 10:11
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