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Designing a Visualization Framework for Multidimensional Data
November/December 2005 (vol. 25 no. 6)
pp. 10-15
Brent Dennis, North Carolina State University
Sarat Kocherlakota, North Carolina State University
Amit Sawant, North Carolina State University
Laura Tateosian, North Carolina State University
Christopher G. Healey, North Carolina State University
Interest in visualization has grown in recent years, producing rapid advances in the diversity of research being conducted, and in the scope of the techniques being proposed. Although display algorithms are a critical component in the visualization process, they are not the only issue to consider. More and more, researchers see visualization as a path from data to understanding. From this perspective, two obvious questions arise, What should we do before we display the data? and What can we do after the user views the data? This article describes one possible system that starts with data management and continues through assisted visualization design, display, navigation, and user interaction.

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Index Terms:
data management, e-commerce, framework, interaction, meteorology, navigation, nonphotorealism, oceanography, perception, visualization
Citation:
Brent Dennis, Sarat Kocherlakota, Amit Sawant, Laura Tateosian, Christopher G. Healey, "Designing a Visualization Framework for Multidimensional Data," IEEE Computer Graphics and Applications, vol. 25, no. 6, pp. 10-15, Nov.-Dec. 2005, doi:10.1109/MCG.2005.128
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