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Issue No.07 - July (2013 vol.46)
pp: 30-38
Carsten Gorg , University of Colorado
Youn-ah Kang , Google
Zhicheng Liu , Stanford University
John Stasko , Georgia Tech
ABSTRACT
Intelligence analysts must explore and evaluate volumes of data, from narrative recordings of field agents to open source news articles. Insights from visual analytics projects and a hypothetical scenario show the potential of visual analytics to aid these investigations. The Web extra at http://youtu.be/omdcECs5_uA is a video segment showing exploration of a 9/11 report using the Jigsaw visual analytics system.
INDEX TERMS
Visual analytics, Data visualization, Analytical models, Artificial intelligence, Text analysis, Information analysis, information visualization, visual analytics, investigative analysis, intelligence analysis
CITATION
Carsten Gorg, Youn-ah Kang, Zhicheng Liu, John Stasko, "Visual Analytics Support for Intelligence Analysis", Computer, vol.46, no. 7, pp. 30-38, July 2013, doi:10.1109/MC.2013.76
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