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How can I specify a minimum length for my graph's edges?

I've just started to use the (new?) graphdrawing library (see section 27 of the TikZ & PGF 3.0.0). It's awesome! However, I can't seem to effect a minimum length for my graph's edges. That's ...
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Classroom Seating Chart in TikZ?

I would like to make a random classroom seating chart starting from a numbered list of students. I would also like to specify the number of seats per row (as it varies in my classroom) and the number ...
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Fitting TikZ graphs into a small space

I am trying to produce a graph of the kind at the end of Kanamori's textbook - "The Higher Infinite": It would be nice to have a method that extends to any graph of implications, so rather than put ...
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Organizational Chart / Family Tree using tikz drawing library

Previous questions showed how this can be done with plain tikz. I wonder if it is possible to use tikz drawing library for this purpose. Here are two previous questions that do this without the use ...
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How to highlight a path in Tikz with two different colours?

I have a small graph drawn in Tikz with two paths through it highlighted in different colours. However, these paths are going to share an arrow. What I would like is to highlight this arrow with both ...
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Is there an easy way to generate weighted vertices in graphs?

There are several ways to include edge weights in graphs, but what about node/vertex weights? I need each vertex to be labelled with a letter and weighted with a number; I cannot find code that does ...
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Drawing Graph of Markov Chain with “Patches” using Tikz

First time using Tikz. Haven't found any documentation on drawing graphs like these, so I have been reading other examples and trying to modify their code to fit my example. I am trying to reproduce ...
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Draw graphical model with many nodes

So I tried to follow the answer in http://stats.stackexchange.com/questions/16750/software-for-drawing-bayesian-networks-graphical-models with limited success. My problem is How do I incorporate ...
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Subgraph node overlaps with regular - tikz

I'd like to have beautiful state machine without any thinking of it's layout. I also need some node grouping with description of the group. So, I wrote the following: \documentclass{article} ...
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Close a cycle in a TikZ graph with a loop

Consider the following simple flow diagram. I like using the graph drawing library in TikZ for its simplicity and semantics: \documentclass{standalone} \usepackage{tikz} ...
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Automatic edge placement / avoid collisions in generated graph

I have the following graph, whose labels are generated in a for-loop: \documentclass[tikz,margin=5mm]{standalone} \usetikzlibrary{graphs,graphs.standard,quotes} \usepackage{ifthen} \begin{document} ...
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How to draw RDF graphs in LaTeX? [duplicate]

Is there any solution for drawing simple graphs in LaTeX like the following? I came across tikz but couldn't figure out how to do it. Are there also possibilities to extend such graphs without caring ...
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Axis Environment Tick Labels as Text (Including a $)

I am attempting to use the axis environment to build a simple plot line. Is it possible for tick labels to be renamed as text? Instead of numbers I would like the month on the x-axis, and in ...
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Fork down edge style with Tikz 3.0 tree graph

When node/child style is used, it is possible to achieve fork down edge style picured here: What would be the syntax for the similar edge style, but using graph? The below MWE produces sloped ...
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Are the line breaks allowed in the PGF 3.0 tree graph nodes?

The node/child layout of the trees allows to break node text into multiple lines. I tried the same with graph but luaLatex compilation never completed (using Texmaker) and I had to stop it, which ...
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How can I easily draw gene regulation pathways in Latex?

It is very common in biology to draw diagrams like the one below to show regulatory interactions between genes: You can see that this is essentially a graph, with 3 key elements: Nodes, which can ...
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How can I draw nomograms in LaTeX?

What is a nomogram “A nomogram, also called a nomograph, alignment chart or abaque, is a graphical calculating device, a two-dimensional diagram designed to allow the approximate graphical ...
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Mendelian Inheritence Chart

I would like to be able to create a simple chart that depicts Mendelian Inheritence, like this one: I'm not too picky about how it looks, as long as it depicts it accurately. Thanks!
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title in graphic with pgfplots

I have the following code: \documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{article} \newcounter{conto} \setcounter{conto}{\time} \usepackage{lmodern} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} ...
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How to draw a graph on a sphere using tikz

I'm trying to make some TiKz graphics for a project I am working on and I am a little stuck. What I am looking for is to be able to draw some planar graphs on a sphere's surface? Any help would be ...
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Use “layered layout” with user-specified node ordering (i.e., without crossing minimization)

If and when someone answers this question in a way that demonstrates lua programming for TikZ graph algorithms, I will guarantee a 500-point bounty to that person. According to the PGF 3.0 manual, ...
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Simplest way to create a grid with colored squares and labels

I am trying to create a grid with colored squares, multi-line labels within the squares, and labels on the axes. Is there a simple and easy way to achieve this? This question is the closest I could ...
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Why does PGF/TikZ 3.0 draw my simple layered graph as non-planar by default?

I have two questions: If I’m reading §30.4 “Crossing Minimization” of the PGF/TikZ 3.0 manual correctly, the layered graph drawing algorithm should have crossing minimization enabled by default. So ...
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pgfplots: how to add a label to a graph with the option clip=true?

Question I would like to add a label to my graph, on the right of it or at any other place, for instance somewhere above my graph. Is it possible? I want to use the option clip=true, because of the ...
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how to draw a cut through a graph in latex

I want to draw a cut through the graph, like a line passing through the edges from the source to gamma, source to alpha and source to omega. I am doing that to demonstrate a minimum cut in a network ...
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draw side by side graphs and make them more clear

I have two problems and sincerely I am trying to resolve them, but unfortunately I am not able...That is why I will appreciate very much your help. 1) My article architecture consists of two columns ...
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How to arbitrarily center these drawings?

I have adapted the following to draw lines from the center of a circle out to n equally spaced points on a circle (the n th roots of unity, or the points of an n-gon, or a star graph). I need to be ...
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Draw string with linking numbers or no linking number?

How can I use LaTex (p.s. I use Mac OS 10.5.8 with TexShop 2.47) to draw strings with linking numbers or no linking numbers? If any experts know any examples below, please feel free to comment. The ...
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How can I produce such a graph of my piecewise function?

I am writing my thesis in behavioural economics and have to draw individual discount functions, I did the following graph with stata, but would love to have it with tikz. I played around in tikz ...
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Drawing directed hyperedges with TikZ

I'm currently working with modelchecking of symbolic dependecy graphs for my semester project in Computer Science, and am dire need of an easy way to draw dependency graphs preferably using TikZ. My ...
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Automatically define domain of function

I use the following code to depict mathematical functions. This is my coordinate system: \newenvironment{graph}[2]{\begin{tikzpicture}[scale=0.6] \draw[->] (0,0) -- (10,0) node[right] {$#1$}; ...
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How to plot a graph from its adjacency matrix?

For example, I want to plot a graph whose adjacency matrix is [0,1,0;1,0,1;0,1,0]. I first plot three points labeled by p1,p2,p3, and link the points p1,p2, p2,p3. For a general case, how to link the ...
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2D and 3D vectors in Tikz

I would like to draw some 2D and 3D vectors in Tikz with certain properties. The following primitive graph sums what I desire: I just need the first quadrant of the Cartesian coordinate system for ...
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Problems with the `graphs` library

According to the documentation for version 3.0.0 of PGF/TikZ (Section 19 Specifying Graphs, page 258), the powerful graphs library: [...] offers a powerful path command for specifying how the ...
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Creating a directed graph with some cosmetic structure

Via utilizing Tikz, I would like to create a graph such as the following : So I would like to have a classical directed graph, where there is some text in each node. Moreover there is a single ...
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Circular graph with many nodes

I have a simple circular graph with N nodes. However N could be arbitrarily large, so I use an ellipsis between nodes. I use the following code: \documentclass[a4paper,10pt]{article} ...
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Ellipsis positioning when drawing large graphs in Tikz

I tried to use Tikz to draw large graphs with specific toologies and I am running into some problems. Since not all nodes can be represented explicitly, I am forced to use an ellipsis. I tried to ...
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controlling the angle of line/curve endings

Is there a way to control the line endings of a line/curve to be vertical. It is easier to explain with a picture. Here I have drawn a curve, but as you can see the lines end at the angle equal to the ...
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Tikz edge label position

Is there a way to set the location of the position of edge label when using the tikz graph package? I attempted to look for samples of this being done in the manual, but was unable to find any ...
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Change distance between nodes in tikz graph

I am attempting to do this, but I cannot seem to find the correct syntax for it in LaTeX. Here is what I have: \documentclass[12pt]{article} \usepackage[english]{babel} \usepackage{tikz} ...
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How to give a label to nodes which already contain a tikzpicture with nodes.

I am a beginner at TikZ and LaTeX. This is what I currently have: I would like to label each of these rectangles (i.e. graphs) with a single letter, i.e. G. This is the code for a single graph in ...
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Plot 2-D data point in just one plan

everyone! I have got a little problem trying to draw in LaTeX. Let me try to explain: I have a xyz-axis, as you can see on the figure below. Plotting any 2-D data point graph in the xy-axis: ...
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Bent paths via relative point from node to node

I'm trying to draw a network flow diagram in tikz, and am having some problems. Here is what I have so far: However I'm having 2 problems with it currently. First of all, for some reason, arrow ...
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Tikz paths not starting/ending at edges of nodes

I'm trying to draw a graph with directed arcs. There will be quite a few arcs, so I'll need to bend them in various ways so the diagram is legible. Here is what I have so far: \begin{tikzpicture} ...
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Import selected rows without header in pgfplots

Import of selected rows of a data set (without header line) The import should make use of the column numbers instead of row headers. The pgfplots' manual presents the possibility to use the command ...
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Move graph nodes on a circular path while keeping the circle

I would like to show nodes on a graph. The graph shape should be a circle. I would like to move the nodes while keep the circular shape. The following is what I can create with four nodes and it ...
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Overwrite TikZ auto placement of weights in graph

So I have the following graph: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage{tikz} \usepackage[english]{babel} \begin{document} ...
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Emphasize labels in a graph

I've got a graph with nodes and arcs between them. Then I added labels to the nodes. My problem now: The labels are partially unreadable because the arcs disturb. Do I have an opportunity to ...
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Draw edge on arc

I would like to draw an edge between two nodes which lies on a clip of an circle. For small angles I was able to get some more or less realistic appearance by using bend left and bend right, but for ...
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Making Tikz automatic node placement relative to the quantity of nodes

This is a follow-up question to this one: Making Tikz automatic node placement work Especially to the post of Mark Wibrow (second one). His solution works with 16 nodes, but I'm looking for a ...