Sponsored by the IEEE Computer Society Technical Committee on Visualization and Graphics

IEEE Symposium on Information Visualization 2001
(InfoVis 2001)

October 22-23, 2001
Paradise Point Hotel
San Diego, California


InfoVis 2001 Final Program

Monday 22 October
8:30 - 8:45 Opening Remarks
Chair: Keith Andrews
8:45 - 9:45 Keynote Address
Chair: Pak Chung Wong
To Draw A Tree, Pat Hanrahan, Stanford University
9:45 - 10:15 Coffee Break
10:15 - 11:30 Papers 1: Time, Change, and Clustering
Chair: Daniel Keim
Visualizing Time-Series on Spirals, Marc Weber, crcp, Marc Alexa, TU Darmstadt, and Wolfgang Mueller, e4ib.com
Change Blindness in Information Visualization: A Case Study Lucy Nowell, Elizabeth Hetzler, and Ted Tanasse, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
Cluster Stability and the Use of Noise in Interpretation of Clustering, George Davidson, Brian Wylie, and Kevin Boyack, Sandia National Laboratories
11:30 - 11:45 Break
11:45 - 12:15 Technical Notes 1: Software Testing and Focus Zooming
Chair: Tamara Munzner
Technical Note: Visually Encoding Program Test Information to Find Faults in Software, James Eagan, Mary Jean Harrold, James Jones, and John Stasko, Georgia Institute of Technology
Technical Note: Getting Along: Composition of Visualization Paradigms, Alan Keahey, Visual Insights
12:15 - 13:45 Lunch
13:45 - 15:15 Papers 2 + Technical Note 2: Graph Visualisation
Chair: Stephen North
Animated Exploration of Graphs with Radial Layout, Ka-Ping Yee, Danyel Fisher, Rachna Dhamija, and Marti Hearst, University of California, Berkeley
Effective Graph Visualization Via Node Grouping, Janet Six and Ioannis Tollis, University of Texas as Dallas
Visualization of State Transition Graphs, Frank van Ham, Huub van de Wetering, and Jarke van Wijk, Eindhoven University of Technology
Technical Note: Graph Sketches, James Abello, AT&T Labs, Irene Finocchi, University of Rome, and Jeffrey Korn, AT&T Labs
15:15 - 15:45 coffee break
15:45 - 17:00 Papers 3: Hierarchical Visualisation
Chair: George Robertson
Ordered Treemap Layouts, Ben Shneiderman, University of Maryland, and Martin Wattenberg, Dow Jones
Collapsible Cylindrical Trees: A Fast Hierarchical Navigation Technique, Raimund Dachselt and Juergen Ebert, Dresden University of Technology
Botanical Visualization of Huge Hierarchies, Ernst Kleiberg, Huub van de Wetering, and Jarke van Wijk, Eindhoven University of Technology
17:00 - 18:45 Break
18:45 - 19:30 Interactive Posters (co-located with symposium reception)
Chair: Tamara Munzner
Visualizing Hierarchies Using a Modified Focus+Context Technique, Ricardo Cava, UCPel-CEFET, and Carla Freitas, UFRGS
Utilization of Wireless Technology in Immersive Visualization to Facilitate International NGO Disaster, Eric Frost, Mark Bellows, Teddy Bunyapanasarn, Kelly Hazen, John O'Hara, Christopher Reel, Gia Truong, and Dawn Wise, San Diego State University
Interactive Visualization of Prices and Earnings around the Globe, Luc Girardin and Dominique Brodbeck, Macrofocus
Visualization for Energy Efficient Building Design, Daniel Glaser, Susan Ubbelohde, University of California, Berkeley
Visualizing the Patent Document Collection as a Graph of Inventors and their Inventions, Douglas Gordin and Robert Farrell, IBM T.J. Watson Research Center
AS Graph: a Macroscopic Visualization of the Internet, Bradley Huffaker, Margaret Murray, Young Hyun, kc claffy, and David Moore, CAIDA
A Component-based Framework for Uniform Resource Visualization, Kukjin Lee, Michigan State University
Visualizing Time related events for Intrusion Detection, Kovalan Muniandy, ORINCON Corporation
19:30 - Symposium Reception

Tuesday 23 October
8:30 - 9:45 Papers 4: Blurring, Queries, and Bar Charts
Chair: Jim Thomas
Semantic Depth of Field, Robert Kosara, Silvia Miksch, Vienna University of Technoogy and Helwig Hauser, VRVis Research Center
Interactive Visualization of Multiple Query Results, Susan Havre, Elisabeth Hetzler, Ken Perrine, Elizabeth Jurrus, and Nancy Miller, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
Pixel Bar Charts: A New Technique for Visualizing Large Multi-Attribute Data Sets without Aggregation, Daniel Keim, University of Constance, Ming Hao, HP Labs, Julian Ladisch, University of Constance, Meichun Hsu, and Umeshwar Dayal, HP Labs
9:45 - 10:15 Coffee Break
10:15 - 11:30 Papers 5: Empirical Studies
Chair: Stuart Card
An Empirical Comparison of Three Commercial Information Visualization Systems, Alfred Kobsa, University of California, Irvine
A Comparison of 2-D Visualization of Hierarchies, Todd Barlow and Padraic Neville, SAS Institute
2D vs 3D, Implications on Spatial Memory, Monica Tavanti and Mats Lind, Uppsala University
11:30 - 11:45 Break
11:45 - 12:15 Case Studies 1: Decision Trees and Clickstreams
Chair: Nahum Gershon
Case Study: Visualization for Decision Tree Analysis in Data Mining, Todd Barlow and Padraic Neville, SAS Institute
Case Study: E-Commerce Clickstream Visualization, Jeffrey Brainerd and Barry Becker, Blue Martini Software
12:15 - 13:45 Lunch
13:45 - 14:15 Case Studies 2: GIS and Medicine
Chair: Bob Spence
Case Study: Design and Assessment of an Enhanced Geographic Information System for Exploration of Multivariate Health Statistics, Robert Edsall, Arizona State University, Alan MacEachren, Pennsylvania State University, and Linda Pickle, National Cancer Institute
Case Study: Graphic Data Display for Cardiovascular System, James Agutter, Noah Syroid, Frank Drews, Dwayne Westenskow, Julio Bermudez, and David Strayer, University of Utah
14:15 - 14:30 Break
14:30 - 15:30 Late Breaking Hot Topics
Chair: John Dill
DataWear: Revealing Trends of Dynamic Data in Visualizations, Chris North, Umer Farooq, and Dilshad Akhter, Virginia Tech
Email Visualizations to Aid Communications, Steven Rohall, Daniel Gruen, Paul Moody, and Seymour Kellerman, IBM Research at Lotus Development
Visualizing Comunication Timelines Containing Sparsely Distributed Clusters, Marcus Beale, Marty Einstein, Scott McCrickard, Chris North, and Purvi Sariya, Virginia Tech
Exploring the Video Reality: 3D Approaches to Video Visualization and Browsing, Rune Hjelsvold, Siemens Corporate Research
15:30 - 16:00 Coffee Break
16:00 - 17:30 Capstone Panel Battlespace Visualization: A Grand Challenge
Moderator: Jeffrey Posdamer, Sarnoff Corporation. Panelists: Jack Dantone, National Imagery and Mapping Agency, Nahum Gershon, MITRE Corporation, Jon Dale, National Imagery and Mapping Agency, Trish Hamburger, Naval Surface Warfare Center, Ward Page, DARPA
17:30 Closing Remarks
Chair: Steven Feiner

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