Empirical evaluation of information visualizations: An introduction

Chaomei Chen, Mary P. Czerwinski

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A timely and unifying forum for researchers and practitioners to tackle some of the fundamental and practical issues concerning empirical evaluation of information visualization is presented. Two thematic aspects are discussed namely, evaluating well known information visualization techniques and analyzing the use of information visualization technique in a practical context. A meta-analysis was conducted which presented an initial synthesis of empirical findings across individual studies found in the contemporary literature of information visualization.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)631-635
Number of pages5
JournalInternational Journal of Human Computer Studies
Issue number5
Publication statusPublished - 2000 Nov

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Software
  • Human Factors and Ergonomics
  • Education
  • Engineering(all)
  • Human-Computer Interaction
  • Hardware and Architecture


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