Visualization Design Lab Data visualization research lab at SCI, SoC, University of Utah http://vdl.sci.utah.edu/ Fri, 19 May 2017 16:59:01 +0000 Fri, 19 May 2017 16:59:01 +0000 Jekyll v3.4.3 VDL at EuroVis <p>Two VDL members will be at the EG/VGTC EuroVis conference in Barcelona. Be sure to say hello, come to our talks, and we look forward to connecting with everyone at the conference!</p> <p>Our talks:</p> <ul> <li>Ethan Kerzner is presenting <a href="http://vdl.sci.utah.edu/publications/2017_eurovis_graffinity/">his paper on new techniques for visualizing connectivity in large graphs</a> . Be sure to check out his nice walkthrough video of the technique and the <a href="https://github.com/visdesignlab/graffinity">open-source implementation</a>.</li> <li>Sean McKenna is presenting <a href="http://vdl.sci.utah.edu/publications/2017_eurovis_narrative-flow/">his work on a design space of visual narrative flow for how people read stories</a>. We will show off example stories from our corpus, user studies, and our own <a href="https://narrative-flow.github.io/bar-chart-story/">example story showcasing story variations</a>.</li> </ul> Thu, 30 Mar 2017 12:00:00 +0000 http://vdl.sci.utah.edu/event/2017/03/30/VDL_at_eurovis/ http://vdl.sci.utah.edu/event/2017/03/30/VDL_at_eurovis/ event VDL back at IEEE Vis <p>We’ll be back at IEEE VIS this time in Baltimore. Our students will be presenting multiple papers and also host a party together with other SCI members! Make sure to say hi, come to our talks and to the Party.</p> <p>Our activities are:</p> <ul> <li>Alex Bigelow is presenting <a href="http://vdl.sci.utah.edu/publications/2016_infovis_hanpuku/">his paper on bridging between drawing tools and generative tools</a> in InfoVis. Check out the nice demos on a bridge between Adobe Illustrator on D3.</li> <li>Lace Padilla is presenting joint work with Sam Quinan and Miriah Meyer on Evaluating the Impact of Binning 2D Scalar Fields in InfoVis.</li> <li>Alex Bigelow shows his work on <a href="http://vdl.sci.utah.edu/publications/2016_vip_resonant_lab/">Resonant Lab</a> for creating visualization components at the Workshop on Visualization in Practice.</li> <li>Nina McCurdy is presenting at BELIV on Action Design Research and Visualization Design.</li> <li>Sean McKenna presents his poster in the meet the candidate session. Get in touch with <a href="http://mckennapsean.com/">Sean</a> if you want to learn more.</li> <li>Alex Lex is hosting the <a href="http://visualdatascience.org">Visualization in Data Science Workshop</a> on Monday.</li> </ul> Tue, 25 Oct 2016 20:00:00 +0000 http://vdl.sci.utah.edu/event/2016/10/25/VDL_at_vis/ http://vdl.sci.utah.edu/event/2016/10/25/VDL_at_vis/ event VDL at IEEE Vis <p>Members of VDL will be at IEEE VIS in Chicago. We will be presenting multiple papers and also host a party together with other SCI members! Make sure to say hi, come to our talks and to the Party.</p> <p>Our papers are:</p> <ul> <li><a href="/publications/2015_vdmu_ecological-validity/">Towards Ecological Validity in Evaluating Uncertainty</a>, Monday, 3:20-3:40pm, Visualization for Decision Making Under Uncertainty Workshop, Room: Empire</li> <li><a href="/publications/2015_vizsec_design-methods/">Unlocking User-Centered Design Methods for Building Cyber Security Visualizations</a>, Monday, 4:15-5:05pm Session (~4:30pm), VizSec, Room: State</li> <li><a href="/publications/2015_infovis_weaver/">Visually Comparing Weather Features in Forecasts</a>, Wednesday, 8:30-10:10 Session (~9:10), InfoVis, Room: Grand</li> <li><a href="/publications/2015_infovis_vials/">Vials: Visualizing Alternative Splicing of Genes</a>, Wednesday, 8:30-10:10 Session (~9:30), InfoVis, Room: Grand</li> </ul> Wed, 14 Oct 2015 20:00:00 +0000 http://vdl.sci.utah.edu/event/2015/10/14/VDL_at_vis/ http://vdl.sci.utah.edu/event/2015/10/14/VDL_at_vis/ event Open PostDoc and PhD Student Position @ University of Utah <p>We are seeking a <b>postdoctoral fellow</b> and <b>multiple PhD students</b> to join the Vis Design Lab and the Caleydo Team at the University of Utah. For the postdoctoral position, please refer to <a href="http://www.sci.utah.edu/75-sci-opportunities/post-doc/536-post-doc-lex.html">this announcement</a>. If you are interested in joining the lab through the University of Utah PhD program, please get in touch with Alexander Lex at <a href="mailto:alex@sci.utah.edu">alex@sci.utah.edu</a>.</p> Fri, 19 Jun 2015 20:00:00 +0000 http://vdl.sci.utah.edu/event/2015/06/19/open_positions_utah/ http://vdl.sci.utah.edu/event/2015/06/19/open_positions_utah/ event