Issue No. 07 - July (2013 vol. 46)
DOI Bookmark: http://doi.ieeecomputersociety.org/10.1109/MC.2013.151
Jarke J. van Wijk , Dept. of Math. & Comput. Sci., Eindhoven Univ. of Technol., Eindhoven, Netherlands
Because visual analytics has a broad scope and aims at knowledge discovery, evaluating the methods used in this field is challenging. Successful solutions are often found through trial and error, with solid guidelines and findings still lagging. The Web Extra document contains links with further information on visual analytics challenges and repositories.
Visual analytics, Data visualization, Knowledge discovery, Information analysis
J. J. van Wijk, "Evaluation: A Challenge for Visual Analytics," in Computer, vol. 46, no. 7, pp. 56-60, 2013.