Text2Landscape: Visualize a Text in Multiple Spaces with R — Force-directed networks, Biofabric, Word Embeddings, Principal Component Analysis and Self-Organizing Maps

You will find no realistic landscapes prior to the Renaissance. The saints of medieval murals float in a conceptual space informed by hierarchies and symbolic relations; so do those of the Prajñāpāramitā Sūtras. The word “landscape” appears with the Dutch painters of the 15th century. A landscape is a part of the world perceived by […]

Create a subgraph from the neighborhood of specific vertices in igraph

Many user of igraph for R expect the functions ego() and make_ego_graph() , that take a list of vertices as input, to generate a new graph composed of the neighbors of these vertices. Unfortunately, these functions do no such thing. They generate a list of igraph.vs objects, which cannot be further treated as an igraph […]