IEEE Information Visualization 2013: papers on the web

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Submitted: 151 Accepted: 38 Acceptance Rate: 25%

Ordinal & Categorical Data

[BEST PAPER] LineUp: Visual Analysis of Multi-Attribute Rankings
Samuel Gratzl(Johannes Kepler University), Alexander Lex, Nils Gehlenborg, Hanspeter Pfister (Harvard University),Marc Streit( Johannes Kepler University)

A Model for Structure-based Comparison of Many Categories in Small-Multiple Displays
Johannes Kehrer(University of Bergen), Harald Piringer, Wolfgang Berger, M. Eduard Groller (Vienna University of Technology)

Common Angle Plots as Perception-True Visualizations of Categorical Associations
Heike Hofmann (Iowa State University), Marie Vendettuoli (Iowa State University)

Perception & Cognition

What Makes a Visualization Memorable?
Michelle A. Borkin(Harvard University), Azalea A. Vo(Harvard University), Zoya Bylinskii, Phillip Isola ,Shashank Sunkavalli,Aude Oliva,Ha

Perception of Average Value in Multiclass Scatterplots
Michael Gleicher(University of Wisconsin), Michael Correll, Christine Nothelfer, Steven Franconeri (Northwestern University)

Selecting the Aspect Ratio of a Scatter Plot Based on Its Delaunay Triangulation
Martin Fink, Jan-Henrik Haunert (University of Würzburg), Joachim Spoerhase,Alexander Wolff(University of Würzburg)

Interactive Visualizations on Large and Small Displays: The Interrelation of Display Size, Information Space, and Scale
Mikkel R. Jakobsen (University of Copenhagen), Kasper Hornbaek( University of Copenhagen)

Hybrid-Image Visualization for Large Viewing Environments
Petra Isenberg( INRIA ),Pierre Dragicevic,Wesley Willett ,Anastasia Bezerianos(LRI-Université Paris-Sud 11),Jean-Daniel Fekete

Defining the Design Space

An Empirically-Derived Taxonomy of Interaction Primitives for Interactive Cartography and Geovisualization
Robert E. Roth(Penn State GeoVISTA Center)

A Design Space of Visualization Tasks
Hans-Jorg Schulz(Graz University of Technology), Thomas Nocke, Magnus Heitzler, Heidrun Schumann (Universität Rostock)

Information Visualization and Proxemics: Design Opportunities and Empirical Findings
Mikkel R. Jakobsen (University of Copenhagen), Yonas Sahlemariam Haile, Soren Knudsen,Kasper Hornbæk(University of Copenhagen)

An Interaction Model for Visualizations Beyond The Desktop
Yvonne Jansen(INRIA & Université Paris Sud),Pierre Dragicevic(INRIA)

A Multi-Level Typology of Abstract Visualization Tasks
Matthew Brehmer(University of British Columbia),Tamara Munzner (University of British Columbia)

Storytelling & Presentation

Visual Sedimentation
Samuel Huron(INRIA), Romain Vuillemot(INRIA), Jean-Daniel Fekete(INRIA)

Using Concrete Scales: A Practical Framework for Effective Visual Depiction of Complex Measures
Fanny Chevalier(INRIA), Romain Vuillemot, Guia Gali (OCAD University)

StoryFlow: Tracking the Evolution of Stories
Shixia Liu (MSRA), Yingcai Wu (MSRA), Enxun Wei,Mengchen Liu, Yang Liu

SketchStory: Telling More Engaging Stories with Data through Freeform Sketching
Bongshin Lee(Microsoft Research),Rubaiat Habib Kazi,Greg Smith

A Deeper Understanding of Sequence in Narrative Visualization
Jessica Hullman( University of Michigan ),Steven Drucker,Nathalie Henry Riche ,Bongshin Lee(Microsoft Research),Danyel Fisher,Eytan Adar(University of Michigan)

Systems & Sets

[HONORABLE MENTION] Nanocubes for Real-Time Exploration of Spatiotemporal Datasets
Lauro Lins(Polytechnic Institute of New York University), James T. Klosowski(IBM), Carlos Scheidegger

Visualizing Request-Flow Comparison to Aid Performance Diagnosis in Distributed Systems
Raja R. Sambasivan(Carnegie Mellon University), Ilari Shafer, Michelle L. Mazurek, Gregory R. Ganger (Carnegie Mellon University)

Evaluation of Filesystem Provenance Visualization Tools
Michelle A. Borkin (Harvard University), Chelsea S. Yeh , Madelaine Boyd,Peter Macko, Krzysztof Z. Gajos,Margo Seltzer(Harvard University)

Visualizing Fuzzy Overlapping Communities in Networks
Corinna Vehlow(Universität Stuttgart),Thomas Reinhardt, Daniel Weiskopf (Universität Stuttgart)

Radial Sets: Interactive Visual Analysis of Large Overlapping Sets
Bilal Alsallakh(Vienna University of Technology),Wolfgang Aigner(Danube University Krems),Silvia Miksch,Helwig Hauser(Vienna University of Technology)

Application Areas

[HONORABLE MENTION]SoccerStories: A Kick-off for Visual Soccer Analysis
Charles Perin(INRIA), Romain Vuillemot(Harvard University), Jean-Daniel Fekete(INRIA)

Understanding Interfirm Relationships in Business Ecosystems with Interactive Visualization
Rahul C. Basole(Georgia Institute of Technology), Trustin Clear, Mengdie Hu, Harshit Mehrotra (Georgia Institute of Technology),John Stasko(Georgia Institute of Technology)

Creative User-Centered Visualization Design for Energy Analysts and Modelers
Sarah Goodwin, Jason Dykes (City University London), Sara Jones,Iain Dillingham, Graham Dove,Alison Duffy,Alexander Kachka

Entourage: Visualizing Relationships between Biological Pathways using Contextual Subsets
Alexander Lex(Harvard University),Christian Partl, Denis Kalkofen,Marc Streit,Samuel Gratzl,Anne Mai Wassermann,Die

Variant View: Visualizing Sequence Variants in their Gene Context
Joel A. Ferstay(University of British Columbia),Cydney B Nielsen,Tamara Munzner (University of British Columbia)

Time, Trees & Graphs

DiffAni: Visualizing Dynamic Graphs with a Hybrid of Difference Maps and Animation
Sebastien Rufiange(INRIA), Michael J. McGuffin (Ecole de technologie superieure)

Visualizing Change over Time Using Dynamic Hierarchies: TreeVersity2 and the StemView
John Alexis Guerra-Gomez, Michael L. Pack, Catherine Plaisant, Ben Shneiderman (University of Maryland)

Visual Compression of Workflow Visualizations with Automated Detection of Macro Motifs
Eamonn Maguire (University of Oxford), Philippe Rocca-Serra (University of Oxford), Susanna-Assunta Sansone,Jim Davies, Min Chen(University of Oxford)

Automatic Layout of Structured Hierarchical Reports
Eirik Bakke(MIT),David R. Karger(MIT), Robert C. Miller (MIT)

Edge Compression Techniques for Visualization of Dense Directed Graphs
Tim Dwyer(Monash University),Nathalie Henry Riche(Microsoft Research),Kim Marriott,Christopher Mears(Monash University)

High-Dimensional Data

GPLOM: The Generalized Plot Matrix for Visualizing Multidimensional Multivariate Data
Jean-Francois Im, Michael J. McGuffin(Ecole de technologie superieure ), Rock Leung

Orthographic Star Coordinates
Dirk J. Lehmann(University Magdeburg), Holger Theisel (University Magdeburg)

Dimension Projection Matrix/Tree: Interactive Subspace Visual Exploration and Analysis of High Dimensional Data
Xiaoru Yuan (Peking University), Donghao Ren, Zuchao Wang,Cong Guo

Empirical Guidance on Scatterplot and Dimension Reduction Technique Choices
Michael Sedlmair(University of Vienna),Tamara Munzner (University of British Columbia), Melanie Tory (University of Victoria)

Visualization of Shape Motions in Shape Space
Vahid Taimouri(Harvard University),Jing Hua (Wayne State University)

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