Several scientific works about yFiles or projects that successfully use yFiles have been published. Here is a selection of them.

About yFiles

  • R. Wiese, M. Eiglsperger, M. Kaufmann: yFiles: Visualization and Automatic Layout of Graphs, Proceedings of the 9th International Symposium on Graph Drawing (GD 2001), pp. 453 ff., © Springer-Verlag, 2001.

yFiles and Graph Drawing

  • B. Diebold, M. Kaufmann: Usage-based Visualization of Web Localities, Proc. Information Visualisation 2001, (, Australian Computer Society, pp. 159-164.
  • M. Kaufmann, T. Kraetschmer: Electronic Brainstorming With Graphical Structures of Ideas, ECIS 2002
  • M. Kaufmann, R. Wiese: Maintaining the Mental Map for Circular Drawings, Proceedings of the 10th International Symposium on Graph Drawing (GD 2002), pp. 12-22, LNCS 2528, 2002.
  • U. Brandes, M. Eiglsperger, M. Kaufmann, D. Wagner: Sketch-Driven Orthogonal Graph Drawing, Proceedings of the 10th International Symposium on Graph Drawing (GD 2002), pp. 1-11, LNCS series. © Springer-Verlag, 2002.

yFiles in Bioinformatics

  • M. Y. Becker, I. Rojas: A Graph Layout Algorithm for Drawing Metabolic Pathways, Bioinformatics 17(5): 461-467 (2001)
  • M. Sirava, T. Schäfer, M. Eiglsperger, M. Kaufmann, O. Kohlbacher, E. Bornberg-Bauer, H.-P. Lenhof: BioMiner - Modeling, Analysing and Visualizing Biochemical Pathways and Networks, Bioinformatics, 19(10), S219.
  • M. Eiglsperger, M. Kaufmann: Visualization of Biodegradation Pathways in the UM-BBD, Currents in Computational Molecular Biology 2001, Les Publications CRM, Montreal, 2001, pp. 223-224

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