Octilinear layouts for metro map visualization

@article{Claudio2014OctilinearLF,
  title={Octilinear layouts for metro map visualization},
  author={Pio Claudio and Sung-Eui Yoon},
  journal={2014 International Conference on Big Data and Smart Computing (BIGCOMP)},
  year={2014},
  pages={19-21}
}
Octilinear design has been a feature of metro maps since the last century. However, it is only recent that layout of metro maps has been automated. In this paper, we explore ways to automate the layout of metro maps. In addition, we review another trend of integrating annotations for aiding travelers, while maintaining the octilinear layout. Finally, as… CONTINUE READING