Graph Drawing: 16th International Symposium, GD 2008, Heraklion, Crete, Greece, September 21-24, 2008, Revised Pap by Ioannis G. TollisGraph Drawing: 16th International Symposium, GD 2008, Heraklion, Crete, Greece, September 21-24, 2008, Revised Pap by Ioannis G. Tollis

Graph Drawing: 16th International Symposium, GD 2008, Heraklion, Crete, Greece, September 21-24…

byIoannis G. Tollis

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The 16th International Symposium on Graph Drawing (GD 2008) was held in Hersonissos, near Heraklion, Crete, Greece, September 21-24, 2008, and was attended by 91 participants from 19 countries. In response to the call for papers the Program Committee received 83 s- missions,eachdescribing originalresearchand/or a systemdemonstration.Each submissionwasreviewedbyatleastthreeProgramCommitteemembersandthe reviewer's comments were returned to the authors. Following extensive disc- sions, the committee accepted 31 long papers and 8 short papers. In addition, 10 posters were accepted and displayed at the conference site. Each poster was granted a two-page description in the conference proceedings. Two invited speakers, Jesper Tegn´ er from Karolinska Institute (Monday) and Roberto Tamassia from Brown University (Tuesday), gave fascinating talks during the conference. Professor Tegn´ er focused on the challenges and oppor- nities posed by the discovery, analysis, and interpretation of biological networks to information visualization, while Prof. Tamassia showed how graph drawing techniques can be used as an e?ective tool in computer security and pointed to future research directions in this area. Following what is now a tradition, the 15th Annual Graph Drawing Contest was held during the conference, also including a Graph Drawing Challenge to the conference attendees. A report is included in the conference proceedings.
Title:Graph Drawing: 16th International Symposium, GD 2008, Heraklion, Crete, Greece, September 21-24…Format:PaperbackDimensions:460 pages, 23.5 × 15.5 × 1.73 inPublished:February 13, 2009Publisher:Springer-Verlag/Sci-Tech/TradeLanguage:English

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ISBN - 13:9783642002182


Table of Contents

Invited Talks.- Networks in Biology - From Identification, Analysis to Interpretation.- Graph Drawing for Security Visualization.- Papers.- Succinct Greedy Graph Drawing in the Hyperbolic Plane.- An Algorithm to Construct Greedy Drawings of Triangulations.- Crossing and Weighted Crossing Number of Near-Planar Graphs.- Cubic Graphs Have Bounded Slope Parameter.- Unimaximal Sequences of Pairs in Rectangle Visibility Drawing.- Visibility Representations of Four-Connected Plane Graphs with Near Optimal Heights.- The Topology of Bendless Three-Dimensional Orthogonal Graph Drawing.- Rapid Multipole Graph Drawing on the GPU.- Clustered Planarity: Clusters with Few Outgoing Edges.- Computing Maximum C-Planar Subgraphs.- Clustered Planarity: Embedded Clustered Graphs with Two-Component Clusters.- Visual Analysis of One-to-Many Matched Graphs.- Topological Morphing of Planar Graphs.- An SPQR-Tree Approach to Decide Special Cases of Simultaneous Embedding with Fixed Edges.- Graph Simultaneous Embedding Tool, GraphSET.- Hamiltonian Alternating Paths on Bicolored Double-Chains.- The Binary Stress Model for Graph Drawing.- Efficient Node Overlap Removal Using a Proximity Stress Model.- An Experimental Study on Distance-Based Graph Drawing.- Topology Preserving Constrained Graph Layout.- Embeddability Problems for Upward Planar Digraphs.- A Fully Dynamic Algorithm to Test the Upward Planarity of Single-Source Embedded Digraphs.- On the Hardness of Orthogonal-Order Preserving Graph Drawing.- Generalizing the Shift Method for Rectangular Shaped Vertices with Visibility Constraints.- Placing Text Boxes on Graphs.- Removing Node Overlaps Using Multi-sphere Scheme.- Minimal Obstructions for 1-Immersions and Hardness of 1-Planarity Testing.- Connected Rectilinear Graphs on Point Sets.- 3-Regular Non 3-Edge-Colorable Graphs with Polyhedral Embeddings in Orientable Surfaces.- Drawing (Complete) Binary Tanglegrams.- Two Polynomial Time Algorithms for the Metro-line Crossing Minimization Problem.- Cyclic Leveling of Directed Graphs.- Constrained Point-Set Embeddability of Planar Graphs.- Tree Drawings on the Hexagonal Grid.- Isometric Diamond Subgraphs.- Non-convex Representations of Graphs.- Subdivision Drawings of Hypergraphs.- Minimum Segment Drawings of Series-Parallel Graphs with the Maximum Degree Three.- Dunnart: A Constraint-Based Network Diagram Authoring Tool.- Posters.- Approximating the Crossing Number of Apex Graphs.- Policy-Aware Visualization of Internet Dynamics.- Enhancing Visualizations of Business Processes.- A Robust Biclustering Method Based on Crossing Minimization in Bipartite Graphs.- Visualizing the Results of Metabolic Pathway Queries.- Visual Specification of Layout.- Spine Crossing Minimization in Upward Topological Book Embeddings.- ILOG Elixir.- DAGmap View.- Brain Network Analyzer.- Graph Drawing Contest.- Graph Drawing Contest Report.