In this paper author provides description of the original approach for visual analysis of data represented with general graphs, based on modification of magnetic-spring model and color-coded cognitive manipulation with graph elements. The theoretical background of magnetic fields in application to graph drawing is presented along with discussion of appropriate visualization techniques for improved information analysis and comprehension. Usage of other existing graph layout strategies (e.g. hierarchical, circular) in conjunction with magnetic-spring approach are also considered for improved data representation capabilities. A concept of integrated virtual workshop for graph visualization is introduced which relies on aforementioned model and can be used in GVS (Graph Visualization Systems). A case study of application of proposed approach is presented along with conclusions of its usability and potential future work in this field.
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