CS Dept at UMD
CMSC838S - Information Visualization
Dr. Ben Shneiderman
University of Maryland
University of Maryland



static display reports
application reports
semester projects




additional readings

Special Issue on Visual Analytics: IEEE Computer Graphics and Applications, 24, Sept-Oct 2004. http://csdl.computer.org/comp/mags/cg/2004/05/g5toc.htm

information visualization applications

information visualization resources

Human-Computer Interaction Lab (HCIL) — http://www.cs.umd.edu/hcil/

Info Vis Resources — http://www.infovis.org
Info Vis Reports — http://www.infovis.net
Info Vis Journals & Conferences — http://www.dcs.napier.ac.uk/~marting/linksFrame.html
Information Esthetics — http://informationesthetics.org
Information Aesthetics (form follows data towards creative information visualization) — http://infosthetics.com
Open Directory: Information Visualization — http://search.dmoz.org/cgi-bin/search?search=information+visualization

Online Library of Info Vis Environments (1997) — http://www.otal.umd.edu/Olive/
ATT Info Vis — http://www.research.att.com/areas/visualization/
Pacific Northwest National Labs — http://www.pnl.gov/infoviz/
National Visualization & Analytics Center — http://nvac.pnl.gov
Chaomei Chen’s Home page — http://www.pages.drexel.edu/~cc345/
Information Visualization Journal — http://www.palgrave-journals.com/ivs/
Newsmap (Weskamp) — http://www.marumushi.com/apps/newsmap/

Hearst’s Berkeley InfoVis (2000) — http://www.sims.berkeley.edu/courses/is247/f00/resources.html
Dodge’s Cyberspace Atlas — http://www.geog.ucl.ac.uk/casa/martin/atlas/atlas.html
Friendly’s Gallery of Data Visualization — http://www.math.yorku.ca/SCS/Gallery/
Fekete’s InfoVis toolkit — http://ivtk.sourceforge.net
Ward’s Xmdv tool — http://www.cs.wpi.edu/~matt/research/
Borner’s InfoVis CyberInfrastructure — http://iv.slis.indiana.edu
John Goodall’s Resources — http://iv.homeunix.org
Munzner’s Information Visualization Class Page — http://www.cs.ubc.ca/~tmm/courses/cpsc533c-04-spr/
ILOG Discovery — http://www2.ilog.com/preview/Discovery/
HCIL Products — http://www.cs.umd.edu/hcil/pubs/products.shtml
CMU StatLib — http://lib.stat.cmu.edu
National Center for Health Statistics — http://www.cdc.gov/nchs/

SPIE Visual Data Analysis — http://vw.indiana.edu/vda2005/
PNAS Mapping Knowledge Domains — http://www.pnas.org/content/vol101/suppl_1/
IEEE Info Vis 2004 — http://infovis.org/infovis2004/
IEEE Info Vis Contest 2004 — http://www.cs.umd.edu/hcil/iv04contest/
London Int’l Conf. on Info Vis 2004 — http://www.graphicslink.demon.co.uk/IV04/
London Int’l Conf. on Info Vis 2005 — http://www.graphicslink.demon.co.uk/IV05/

Spotfire — http://www.spotfire.com
HiveGroup — http://www.hivegroup.com
Panopticon — http://www.panopticon.com
Visual Analytics — http://www.visualanalytics.com
Tableau Software — http://www.tableausoftware.com
Corda — http://www.corda.com
Macrofocus — http://www.macrofocus.com
InfoZoom-JacoZoom — http://www.infozoom.de/en_home.shtml
Inxight — http://www.inxight.com/
ILOG — http://www.ilog.com/products/visualization/
NetViz — http://www.netviz.com
I2 Investigative Analysis — http://www.i2inc.com
SAS (SAS/GRAPH etc.) — http://www.sas.com
SPSS — http://www.spss.com
DataDescription Inc. — http://www.datadesk.com

book bibliography

  1. Bederson, B. and Shneiderman, B., The Craft of Information Visualization: Readings and Reflections, Morgan Kaufmann Publ., San Francisco, CA (2003). http://www.mkp.com/craft
  2. Borner, Katy and Chen, Chaomei, Visual Interfaces to Digital Libraries, Springer Verlag (2002).
  3. Card, S., Mackinlay, J., and Shneiderman, B., Readings in Information Visualization: Using Vision to Think, Morgan Kaufmann Publ., San Francisco, CA (1999).
  4. Chen, Chaomei, Information Visualisation and Virtual Environments, Springer Verlag, Berlin (1999).
  5. Chen, Chaomei, Mapping Scientific Frontiers: The Quest for Knowledge Visualisation, Springer Verlag (2003).
  6. Chen, Chaomei, Information Visualization: Beyond the Horizon, Springer Verlag (2004).
  7. Fayyad, Usama, Grinstein, Georges and Wierse, Andreas, Information Visualization in Data Mining and Knowledge Discovery, Morgan Kaufmann Publ., San Francisco, CA (2001).
  8. Spence, Robert, Information Visualisation, Addison-Wesley Publ. Co., Reading, MA (2001).
  9. Tufte, Edward, The Visual Display of Quantitative Information, Graphics Press, Cheshire, CT (1983).
  10. Tufte, Edward, Envisioning Information, Graphics Press, Cheshire, CT (1990).
  11. Tufte, Edward, Visual Explanations, Graphics Press, Cheshire, CT (1997).
  12. Wainer, Howard, Visual Revelations, Copernicus-Springer Verlag, New York (1997).
  13. Wainer, Howard, Graphic Discoveries, Princeton University Press, Princeton, NJ (2004).
  14. Ware, Colin, Information Visualization: Perception for Design: Second Edition, Morgan Kaufmann Publ., San Francisco, CA (2004).
  15. Wilkinson, Leland, The Grammar of Graphics (Statistics and Computing), Springer Verlag (August 1999).

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