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Movement as an Aid to Understanding Graphs

Bovey, J., Rodgers, P., Benoy, F. (2003) Movement as an Aid to Understanding Graphs. In: Seventh International Conference on Information Visualization (IV03). IEEE International Conference on Information Visualisation . pp. 472-478. IEEE ISBN 0-7695-1988-1. (doi:10.1109/IV.2003.1218027) (KAR id:13947)

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Abstract

This paper describes a graph visualization method that attempts to aid the understanding of graphs by adding continuous local movement to graph diagrams. The paper includes a discussion of some of the many different kinds of potential graph movement and then describes an empirical trial that was conducted to investigate whether one kind of movement helps with a particular graph comprehension task. Although the results of the trial are promising, the degree of benefit afforded by the movement varies between graphs and the paper includes a discussion about graph features which may account for this discrepancy.

Item Type: Conference or workshop item (Paper)
DOI/Identification number: 10.1109/IV.2003.1218027
Uncontrolled keywords: Graph Visualization, Graph Movement
Subjects: Q Science > QA Mathematics (inc Computing science) > QA 76 Software, computer programming,
Divisions: Divisions > Division of Computing, Engineering and Mathematical Sciences > School of Computing
Depositing User: Peter Rodgers
Date Deposited: 24 Nov 2008 18:00 UTC
Last Modified: 16 Feb 2021 12:24 UTC
Resource URI: https://kar.kent.ac.uk/id/eprint/13947 (The current URI for this page, for reference purposes)
Rodgers, P.: https://orcid.org/0000-0002-4100-3596
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