The Community for Technology Leaders
Visualization Symposium, IEEE Pacific (2009)
Beijing, China
Apr. 20, 2009 to Apr. 23, 2009
ISBN: 978-1-4244-4404-5
TABLE OF CONTENTS
Papers

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pp. 152

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pp. xii
Papers

Title page (PDF)

pp. i

Preface (PDF)

pp. vi

Committee (PDF)

pp. viii

Keynote address Knots, maps, and tiles: Three visual puzzles (PDF)

Jarke J. van Wijk , Eindhoven University of Technology, Netherlands
pp. x

Visualizing time-varying features with TAC-based distance fields (Abstract)

Teng-Yok Lee , The Ohio State University, USA
Han-Wei Shen , The Ohio State University, USA
pp. 1-8

Dual streamline seeding (Abstract)

Christoph Petz , Zuse Institute Berlin, Germany
Ingrid Hotz , Zuse Institute Berlin, Germany
Hans-Christian Hege , Zuse Institute Berlin, Germany
Steffen Prohaska , Zuse Institute Berlin, Germany
Olufemi Rosanwo , Zuse Institute Berlin, Germany
pp. 9-16

Interactive feature extraction and tracking by utilizing region coherency (Abstract)

Chris Muelder , University of California, Davis, USA
Kwan-Liu Ma , University of California, Davis, USA
pp. 17-24

An organization topographic map for visualizing business hierarchical relationships (Abstract)

Nobuo Sato , Hitachi, Ltd., Advanced Research Laboratory, Japan
Kazuo Yano , Central Research Laboratory, Japan
Rieko Otsuka , Hitachi, Ltd., Advanced Research Laboratory, Japan
pp. 25-32

Visualizing metrics on areas of interest in software architecture diagrams (Abstract)

Alexandru Telea , Institute of Mathematics and Computer Science, University of Groningen, the Netherlands
Heorhiy Byelas , Institute of Mathematics and Computer Science, University of Groningen, the Netherlands
pp. 33-40

HiMap: Adaptive visualization of large-scale online social networks (Abstract)

Weihong Qian , IBM China Research Laboratory, China
Jimeng Sun , IBM T. J. Watson Research Center, USA
Shixia Liu , IBM China Research Laboratory, China
Nan Cao , IBM China Research Laboratory, China
Ching-Yung Lin , IBM T. J. Watson Research Center, USA
Lei Shi , IBM China Research Laboratory, China
Li Tan , IBM China Research Laboratory, China
Guodong Wang , Tsinghua University, China
pp. 41-48

Toward effective insight management in visual analytics systems (Abstract)

Yang Chen , Department of Computer Science, UNC Charlotte, USA
Jing Yang , Department of Computer Science, UNC Charlotte, USA
William Ribarsky , Department of Computer Science, UNC Charlotte, USA
pp. 49-56

Visual support for the understanding of simulation processes (Abstract)

Heidrun Schumann , University of Rostock, Germany
Andrea Unger , University of Rostock, Germany
pp. 57-64

Optimized data transfer for time-dependent, GPU-based glyphs (Abstract)

T. Ertl , Institute for Visualization and Interactive Systems, Universität Stuttgart, Germany
S. Grottel , Institute for Visualization and Interactive Systems, Universität Stuttgart, Germany
G. Reina , Institute for Visualization and Interactive Systems, Universität Stuttgart, Germany
pp. 65-72

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pp. xiii-xiv

A visual canonical adjacency matrix for graphs (Abstract)

Georges Grinstein , University of Massachusetts Lowell, USA
Loura Costello , University of Massachusetts Lowell, USA
Hongli Li , Pfizer Research Technology Center, USA
pp. 89-96

Evaluation of symbol contrast in scatterplots (Abstract)

Jarke J. van Wijk , Eindhoven University of Technology, The Netherlands
Jean-Bernard Martens , Eindhoven University of Technology, The Netherlands
Jing Li , Eindhoven University of Technology, The Netherlands
pp. 97-104

A self-adaptive treemap-based technique for visualizing hierarchical data in 3D (Abstract)

Abon Chaudhuri , Computer Science&Engineering, The Ohio State University, USA
Han-Wei Shen , Computer Science&Engineering, The Ohio State University, USA
pp. 105-112

TugGraph: Path-preserving hierarchies for browsing proximity and paths in graphs (Abstract)

Tamara Munzner , University of British Columbia, Canada
David Auber , University of Bordeaux, France
Daniel Archambault , University of British Columbia&INRIA Bordeaux Sud-Ouest, Canada
pp. 113-120

A hybrid space-filling and force-directed layout method for visualizing multiple-category graphs (Abstract)

Chris Muelder , University of California, Davis, USA
Takayuki Itoh , Ochanomizu University, Japan
Kwan-Liu Ma , University of California, Davis, USA
Jun Sese , Ochanomizu University, Japan
pp. 121-128

Extending the spring-electrical model to overcome warping effects (Abstract)

Yehuda Koren , Yahoo! Research, Haifa 31905, Israel
Yifan Hu , AT&T Labs - Research, 180 Park Ave, Florham Park, NJ 07932, USA
pp. 129-136

A graph reading behavior: Geodesic-path tendency (Abstract)

Seok-Hee Hong , University of Sydney, Australia
Weidong Huang , Australian Council for Educational Research, Australia
Peter Eades , University of Sydney, Australia
pp. 137-144

Visualizing diffusion tensor imaging data with merging ellipsoids (Abstract)

Song Zhang , Mississippi State University, USA
Stephen Correia , Brown University, USA
David F. Tate , Brigham and Women's Hospital, USA
Wei Chen , State Key Lab of CAD&CG, ZJU, China
pp. 145-151

Correlation study of time-varying multivariate climate data sets (Abstract)

Jeffrey Sukharev , University of California, Davis, USA
Chaoli Wang , University of California, Davis, USA
Kwan-Liu Ma , University of California, Davis, USA
Andrew T. Wittenberg , National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, USA
pp. 161-168

Visualization of signal transduction processes in the crowded environment of the cell (Abstract)

Martin Falk , VISUS - Visualization Research Center, Universität Stuttgart, Germany
Thomas Ertl , VISUS - Visualization Research Center, Universität Stuttgart, Germany
Michael Klann , Institute of Biochemical Engineering and Center Systems Biology, Universität Stuttgart, Germany
Matthias Reuss , Institute of Biochemical Engineering and Center Systems Biology, Universität Stuttgart, Germany
pp. 169-176

Visibility-driven transfer functions (Abstract)

Carlos D. Correa , University of California, Davis, USA
Kwan-Liu Ma , University of California, Davis, USA
pp. 177-184

Contextual picking of volumetric structures (Abstract)

Armin Kanitsar , AGFA HealthCare, Austria
Stefan Bruckner , Vienna University of Technology, Austria
Peter Kohlmann , Vienna University of Technology, Austria
M. Eduard Groller , Vienna University of Technology, Austria
pp. 185-192

Structure-aware viewpoint selection for volume visualization (Abstract)

Feng Dong , University of Bedfordshire, UK
Hai Lin , State Key Lab of CAD&CG, Zhejiang University, China
Gordon Clapworthy , University of Bedfordshire, UK
Yubo Tao , State Key Lab of CAD&CG, Zhejiang University, China
Hujun Bao , State Key Lab of CAD&CG, Zhejiang University, China
pp. 193-200

Moment curves (Abstract)

Eduard M. Groller , Institute of Computer Graphics and Algorithms, Vienna University of Technology, Austria
Martin Haidacher , Institute of Computer Graphics and Algorithms, Vienna University of Technology, Austria
Daniel Patel , Christian Michelsen Research, Bergen, Norway
Jean-Paul Balabanian , Department of Informatics, University of Bergen, Norway
pp. 201-208
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