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Visual Languages and Human-Centric Computing, IEEE Symposium on (2006)
Brighton, United Kingdom
Sept. 4, 2006 to Sept. 8, 2006
ISBN: 0-7695-2586-5
TABLE OF CONTENTS
Introduction

Preface (PDF)

pp. x

Extra reviewers (PDF)

pp. xii
Introduction
EU Development

Pair Collaboration in End-User Debugging (Abstract)

Thippaya Chintakovid , Drexel University
Margaret Burnett , Oregon State University
Valentina Grigoreanu , Oregon State University
Susan Wiedenbeck , Drexel University
pp. 3-10

Code Thumbnails: Using Spatial Memory to Navigate Source Code (Abstract)

George Robertson , Microsoft Research, Microsoft Corporation, Redmond, USA
Steven Drucker , Microsoft Research, Microsoft Corporation, Redmond, USA
Brian Meyers , Microsoft Research, Microsoft Corporation, Redmond, USA
Gina Venolia , Microsoft Research, Microsoft Corporation, Redmond, USA
Robert DeLine , Microsoft Research, Microsoft Corporation, Redmond, USA
Mary Czerwinski , Microsoft Research, Microsoft Corporation, Redmond, USA
pp. 11-18

Gender Differences in End-User Debugging, Revisited: What the Miners Found (Abstract)

Margaret Burnett , Oregon State University, Corvallis, Oregon
Vaishnavi Narayanan , Oregon State University, Corvallis, Oregon
Sherry Yang , Oregon Institute of Technology, Klamath Falls, Oregon
Xiaoli Fern , Oregon State University, Corvallis, Oregon
Chaitanya Komireddy , Oregon State University, Corvallis, Oregon
Curtis Cook , Oregon State University, Corvallis, Oregon
Laura Beckwith , Oregon State University, Corvallis, Oregon
Valentina Grigoreanu , Oregon State University, Corvallis, Oregon
pp. 19-26
Testing

Sharing reasoning about faults in spreadsheets: An empirical study (Abstract)

Joseph Lawrance , Oregon State University
Robin Abraham , Oregon State University
Margaret Burnett , Oregon State University
Martin Erwig , Oregon State University
pp. 35-42

AutoTest: A Tool for Automatic Test Case Generation in Spreadsheets (Abstract)

Robin Abraham , School of EECS, Oregon State University
Martin Erwig , School of EECS, Oregon State University
pp. 43-50

Using Visual Momentum to Explain Disorientation in the Eclipse IDE (Abstract)

Gail C. Murphy , University of British Columbia
Brian de Alwis , University of British Columbia
pp. 51-54

VizEval: An Experimental System for the Study of Program Visualization Quality (Abstract)

Philippa Rhodes , University of Georgia
Sujith Thomas , University of Georgia
Matthew Ross , University of Georgia
Keith Main , Georgia Institute of Technology
Ashley Hamilton-Taylor , University of Georgia
Elizabeth Davis , Georgia Institute of Technology
Eileen Kraemer , University of Georgia
Kenneth Hailston , Georgia Institute of Technology
pp. 55-58

Dimensions Characterizing Programming Feature Usage by Information Workers (Abstract)

Mary Shaw , Carnegie Mellon University
Andrew Ko , Carnegie Mellon University
Christopher Scaffidi , Carnegie Mellon University
Brad Myers , Carnegie Mellon University
pp. 59-64
Visual Languages

Specification and Construction of Control Flow Semantics (Abstract)

Harmen Kastenberg , University of Twente, The Netherlands
Ruben Smelik , University of Twente, The Netherlands
Arend Rensink , University of Twente, The Netherlands
pp. 65-72

An Agent-Based Framework for Context-Driven Interpretation of Symbols in Diagrammatic Sketches (Abstract)

Maurizio Martelli , Universit? di Genova, Italy
Giovanni Casella , Universit? di Genova, Italy
Viviana Mascardi , Universit? di Genova, Italy
Vincenzo Deufemia , Universit? di Salerno, Italy
Gennaro Costagliola , Universit? di Salerno, Italy
pp. 73-80

MOSL: Composing a Visual Language for a Metamodeling Framework (Abstract)

Tobias Rotschke , Darmstadt University of Technology
Alexander Konigs , Darmstadt University of Technology
Carsten Amelunxen , Darmstadt University of Technology
pp. 81-84

Constraining Concrete Syntax via Metamodel Information (Abstract)

Paolo Bottoni , University of Rome
Paolo Quattrocchi , University of Rome
Domenico Ventriglia , Kataweb - Divisione Internet Elemedia Spa, Italy
pp. 85-88

Guided Model Creation: A Task-Driven Approach (Abstract)

Kai Koskimies , Tampere University of Technology
Imed Hammouda , Tampere University of Technology
Samuel Lahtinen , Tampere University of Technology
Jari Peltonen , Tampere University of Technology
pp. 89-94
Interaction

Sketching with Conceptual Metaphors to Explain Computational Processes (Abstract)

David G. Hendry , University of Washington, Seattle, WA
pp. 95-102

A Multi-layer Parsing Strategy for On-line Recognition of Hand-drawn Diagrams (Abstract)

Michele Risi , Universit? di Salerno, Italy
Gennaro Costagliola , Universit? di Salerno, Italy
Vincenzo Deufemia , Universit? di Salerno, Italy
pp. 103-110

Inking in the IDE: Experiences with Pen-based Design and Annotatio (Abstract)

John Hosking , University of Auckland, Private Bag 92019 Auckland, New Zealand
Beryl Plimmer , University of Auckland, Private Bag 92019 Auckland, New Zealand
John Grundy , University of Auckland, Private Bag 92019 Auckland, New Zealand
Richard Priest , University of Auckland, Private Bag 92019 Auckland, New Zealand
pp. 111-115

An Assessment of a Speech-Based Programming Environment (Abstract)

Andrew Begel , Microsoft Research One Microsoft Way Redmond, WA
Susan L. Graham , University of California, Berkeley
pp. 116-120
Process

A Linguistic Analysis of How People Describe Software Problems (Abstract)

Duen Horng Chau , Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh PA
Andrew J. Ko , Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh PA
Brad A. Myers , Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh PA
pp. 127-134

A Pattern-driven Development Process for Quality Standard-conforming Business Process Models (Abstract)

Alexander Forster , University of Paderborn
Gregor Engels , University of Paderborn
Ragnhild Van Der Straeten , Vrije Universiteit Brussel
Tim Schattkowsky , University of Paderborn
pp. 135-142

DAE: a Visualization-Based System for Data Analysis (Abstract)

Rosa Lanzilotti , Universita di Bari, 70125 Bari, Italy
Maria Francesca Costabile , Universita di Bari, 70125 Bari, Italy
Antonio Piccinno , Universita di Bari, 70125 Bari, Italy
Paolo Buono , Universita di Bari, 70125 Bari, Italy
Carmelo Ardito , Universita di Bari, 70125 Bari, Italy
pp. 147-150
Learning Programming

Lessons Learned from Designing a Programming System to Support Middle School Girls Creating Animated Stories (Abstract)

Caitlin Kelleher , Carnegie Mellon University Pittsburgh, PA
Randy Pausch , Carnegie Mellon University Pittsburgh, PA
pp. 165-172

Representing Parallelism in a Control Language Designed for Young Children (Abstract)

Peter Whalley , KMi, The Open University, Walton Hall, Milton Keynes, MK7 6AA, UK
pp. 173-176

Script Cards: A Visual Programming Language for Games Authoring by Young People (Abstract)

Judy Robertson , Glasgow Caledonian University, UK
Katherine Howland , University of Sussex, UK
Judith Good , University of Sussex, UK
pp. 181-186
Visualization

Relo: Helping Users Manage Context during Interactive Exploratory Visualization of Large Codebases (Abstract)

Rob Miller , MIT Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory
David Karger , MIT Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory
Vineet Sinha , MIT Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory
pp. 187-194

Mica: A Web-Search Tool for Finding API Components and Examples (Abstract)

Jeffrey Stylos , Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh PA
Brad A. Myers , Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh PA
pp. 195-202

Visual Communication in Virtual 3D Learning Environments (Abstract)

Caterina Poggi , Politecnico di Milano, Italy
Nicoletta Di Blas , Politecnico di Milano, Italy
pp. 207-211

Visual Snippet Editor - Success With Less (Abstract)

K. McGuire , IBM Ottawa Labs
G. Adams , IBM Ottawa Labs
H. Hoffman , IBM Ottawa Labs
P.R. Giffen , IBM Ottawa Labs
R. Tsui , IBM Ottawa Labs
pp. 212-218
Graduate Student Symposium

Multiple Structure Analysis To Support Multi-Level User Feedback (Abstract)

Robin Abraham , School of EECS, Oregon State Univer
pp. 220-221

Visual Querying on Human Motion for the Disabled (Abstract)

Kevin L. Ates , University of Texas at Dallas
Kang Zhang , University of Texas at Dallas
B. Prabhakaran , University of Texas at Dallas
pp. 222-223

Lorisa Dubuc (Abstract)

Lorisa Dubuc , University of Cambridge
pp. 226-227

Darren Edge (Abstract)

Darren Edge , University of Cambridge
pp. 228-229

Pragmatic Lighting Transition Design for Virtual Environments (Abstract)

Joshua B. Gross , University Park, PA 16801, U.S.A.
pp. 230-231

Infinite Infants (Abstract)

Katina Hazelden , University of Plymouth, UK.
pp. 232-233

Crossmodal Interaction with Mobile Devices (Abstract)

Eve E. Hoggan , University of Glasgow, Glasgow G12 8QQ, UK
Stephen A. Brewster , University of Glasgow, Glasgow G12 8QQ, UK
pp. 234-235

A flexible architecture for multimodal applications using federated devices (Abstract)

Kay Kadner , Technische Universitat Dresden, Germany
pp. 236-237

A Visual Language for Programming Reality-Based Interaction (Abstract)

Orit Shaer , Tufts University
Robert J.K. Jacob , Tufts University
pp. 244-245

Multimedia, Multimodal Effects, and Universally Designed Instruction (Abstract)

Jesse S. Zolna , Georgia Institute of Technology
pp. 248-250
Author Index

Author Index (PDF)

pp. 251
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