FabelierGephiWorkshop by by Sébastien Heymann, 12/01/2011 at 6pm

#Fabelier on Twitter, identi.ca, TwitterStreamGraphs, Collecta, flickr

Own objectives

  1. improve my social network viz
  2. compare with tools I know
  3. first hands on bibliometry/scientometry

this very wiki with Yifan Hu layout (large svg file)
note that the set on the upper left is the wiki documentation

Attended activities


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Overall remarks and conclusions

  • glad I prepared before hand
  • should have checked the timetable and see that most of the things I knew were at the beginning
  • sees tricky to make headless equivalent, heavy as requiring JVM

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Other reviews or coverage

  • here

To do

  1. consider other own datasets
    1. browsing habits
      1. e.g. Firefox SQLite logs
        1. done via shell_scripts/browser_queries
      2. HTTP Graph -- A Gephi plugin analyze the web as you browse
      3. see Wandering Wikipedia: Datamining My Firefox History by Adam Fletcher, The Simple Logic
    2. Visualization
    3. Person
      1. add and link logs, e.g. edge weight = number of shared links
    4. bibliometry
      1. Seedea:Research/Bibliography
      2. Path:/ with all links overall, cf earlier exporter done for GM script
      3. also proposed in Epistemetrics
  2. links to explore
    1. http://infosthetics.com/archives/2010/07/review_gephi_graph_exploration_software.html
    2. http://www.youtube.com/user/GephiOrg
    3. http://vimeo.com/channels/gephi
    4. http://ateliercartographie.com/
    5. discovered before
  3. share the PmWiki recipe on http://PmWiki.org
    1. then share also on http://netwiki.amath.unc.edu/ since it is based on PmWiki
  4. see also http://cgi.cse.unsw.edu.au/~wyos/skyrails/ in 3D but without layout feature
    1. using Path:/pub/graph.van
  5. useful tools
    1. Gephi an open source graph visualization and manipulation software
  6. do another visualization but without generated indexes
    1. thus removing *.*RecentChanges esp. Site.AllRecentChanges