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# CliqueΒΆ

Find and manipulate cliques of graphs.

Note that finding the largest clique of a graph has been shown to be an NP-complete problem; the algorithms here could take a long time to run.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Clique_problem

 find_cliques(G) Search for all maximal cliques in a graph. make_max_clique_graph(G[, create_using, name]) Create the maximal clique graph of a graph. make_clique_bipartite(G[, fpos, ...]) Create a bipartite clique graph from a graph G. graph_clique_number(G[, cliques]) Return the clique number (size of the largest clique) for G. graph_number_of_cliques(G[, cliques]) Returns the number of maximal cliques in G. node_clique_number(G[, nodes, cliques]) Returns the size of the largest maximal clique containing each given node. number_of_cliques(G[, nodes, cliques]) Returns the number of maximal cliques for each node. cliques_containing_node(G[, nodes, cliques]) Returns a list of cliques containing the given node.