EuroVis 2018 - 20th EG/VGTC Conference on Visualization
Brno, Czech Republic 4-8 June 2018


Multiple Fields and Time
Hierarchical Correlation Clustering in Multiple 2D Scalar Fields
Tom Liebmann, Gunther H. Weber, and Gerik Scheuermann
Representative Consensus from Limited-Size Ensembles
Mahsa Mirzargar and Ross T. Whitaker
Time Lattice: A Data Structure for the Interactive Visual Analysis of Large Time Series
Fabio Miranda, Marcos Lage, Harish Doraiswamy, Charlie Mydlarz, Justin Salamon, Yitzchak Lockerman, Juliana Freire, and Claudio T. Silva
Key Time Steps Selection for Large-Scale Time-Varying Volume Datasets Using an Information-Theoretic Storyboard
Bo Zhou and Yi-Jen Chiang
Comparative and Collaborative
ChangeCatcher: Increasing Inter-author Awareness for Visualization Development
Mona Hosseinkhani Loorak, Melanie Tory, and Sheelagh Carpendale
Towards Easy Comparison of Local Businesses Using Online Reviews
Yong Wang, Hammad Haleem, Conglei Shi, Yanhong Wu, Xun Zhao, Siwei Fu, and Huamin Qu
Chart Constellations: Effective Chart Summarization for Collaborative and Multi-User Analyses
Shenyu Xu, Chris Bryan, Jianping Kelvin Li, Jian Zhao, and Kwan-Liu Ma
Visualizing Expanded Query Results
Michael Mazurek and Manuela Waldner
High-dimensional Data
Interactive Visual Exploration of Local Patterns in Large Scatterplot Spaces
Mohammad Chegini, Lin Shao, Robert Gregor, Dirk Joachim Lehmann, Keith Andrews, and Tobias Schreck
Fast and Accurate CNN-based Brushing in Scatterplots
Chaoran Fan and Helwig Hauser
Towards User-Centered Active Learning Algorithms
Jürgen Bernard, Matthias Zeppelzauer, Markus Lehmann, Martin Müller, and Michael Sedlmair
Visualization Design
Exploring the Visualization Design Space with Repertory Grids
Kuno Kurzhals and Daniel Weiskopf
Design Factors for Summary Visualization in Visual Analytics
Alper Sarikaya, Michael Gleicher, and Danielle Albers Szafir
Assessing Effects of Task and Data Distribution on the Effectiveness of Visual Encodings
Younghoon Kim and Jeffrey Heer
The Perception of Graph Properties in Graph Layouts
Utkarsh Soni, Yafeng Lu, Brett Hansen, Helen C. Purchase, Stephen Kobourov, and Ross Maciejewski
Medical Visualization
Explorative Blood Flow Visualization using Dynamic Line Filtering based on Surface Features
Benjamin Behrendt, Philipp Berg, Oliver Beuing, Bernhard Preim, and Sylvia Saalfeld
Visual and Quantitative Analysis of Great Arteries' Blood Flow Jets in Cardiac 4D PC-MRI Data
Benjamin Köhler, Matthias Grothoff, Matthias Gutberlet, and Bernhard Preim
Bladder Runner: Visual Analytics for the Exploration of RT-Induced Bladder Toxicity in a Cohort Study
Renata Georgia Raidou, Oscar Casares-Magaz, Aleksandr Amirkhanov, Vitali Moiseenko, Ludvig P. Muren, John P. Einck, Anna Vilanova, and Eduard Gröller
Structure and Shape
ConcaveCubes: Supporting Cluster-based Geographical Visualization in Large Data Scale
Mingzhao Li, Farhana Choudhury, Zhifeng Bao, Hanan Samet, and Timos Sellis
Hypersliceplorer: Interactive Visualization of Shapes in Multiple Dimensions
Thomas Torsney-Weir, Torsten Möller, Michael Sedlmair, and R. Mike Kirby
Exploring High-Dimensional Structure via Axis-Aligned Decomposition of Linear Projections
Jayaraman J. Thiagarajan, Shusen Liu, Karthikeyan Natesan Ramamurthy, and Peer-Timo Bremer
Embeddings
Interactive Analysis of Word Vector Embeddings
Florian Heimerl and Michael Gleicher
PixelSNE: Pixel-Aligned Stochastic Neighbor Embedding for Efficient 2D Visualization with Screen-Resolution Precision
Minjeong Kim, Minsuk Choi, Sunwoong Lee, Jian Tang, Haesun Park, and Jaegul Choo
Visualizing Multidimensional Data with Order Statistics
Mukund Raj and Ross T. Whitaker
Vector and Tensor Fields
Visualizing the Phase Space of Heterogeneous Inertial Particles in 2D Flows
Irene Baeza Rojo, Markus Gross, and Tobias Günther
Visualization of 4D Vector Field Topology
Lutz Hofmann, Bastian Rieck, and Filip Sadlo
An Approximate Parallel Vectors Operator for Multiple Vector Fields
Tim Gerrits, Christian Rössl, and Holger Theisel
Core Lines in 3D Second-Order Tensor Fields
Timo Oster, Christian Rössl, and Holger Theisel
Visual Analytics
Track Xplorer: A System for Visual Analysis of Sensor-based Motor Activity Predictions
Marco Cavallo and Çağatay Demiralp
ThreadReconstructor: Modeling Reply-Chains to Untangle Conversational Text through Visual Analytics
Mennatallah El-Assady, Rita Sevastjanova, Daniel Keim, and Christopher Collins
Biological Visualization
A General Illumination Model for Molecular Visualization
Pedro Hermosilla Casajus, Pere-Pau Vázquez, Àlvar Vinacua, and Timo Ropinski
Analyzing Residue Surface Proximity to Interpret Molecular Dynamics
Nils Lichtenberg, Raphael Menges, Vladimir Ageev, Ajay Abisheck Paul George, Pascal Heimer, Diana Imhof, and Kai Lawonn
Visual Analysis of Protein-ligand Interactions
Pere-Pau Vázquez, Pedro Hermosilla Casajus, Victor Guallar, Jorge Estrada, and Àlvar Vinacua
DimSUM: Dimension and Scale Unifying Map for Visual Abstraction of DNA Origami Structures
Haichao Miao, Elisa De Llano, Tobias Isenberg, Eduard Gröller, Ivan Barišic, and Ivan Viola
VR and Workflows
VirtualDesk: A Comfortable and Efficient Immersive Information Visualization Approach
Jorge A. Wagner Filho, Carla M.D.S. Freitas, and Luciana Nedel
Maps and Globes in Virtual Reality
Yalong Yang, Bernhard Jenny, Tim Dwyer, Kim Marriott, Haohui Chen, and Maxime Cordeil
Landscaper: A Modeling System for 3D Printing Scale Models of Landscapes
Kamyar Allahverdi, Hessam Djavaherpour, Ali Mahdavi-Amiri, and Faramarz Samavati
CFGExplorer: Designing a Visual Control Flow Analytics System around Basic Program Analysis Operations
Sabin Devkota and Katherine E. Isaacs
Applications
Illustrative Multivariate Visualization for Geological Modelling
Allan Rocha, Roberta Cabral Ramos Mota, Hamidreza Hamdi, Usman R. Alim, and Mario Costa Sousa
Hunting High and Low: Visualising Shifting Correlations in Financial Markets
Peter M. Simon and Cagatay Turkay
Baseball Timeline: Summarizing Baseball Plays Into a Static Visualization
Jorge H. Piazentin Ono, Carlos Dietrich, and Claudio T. Silva
Scalar Fields
Cosine-Weighted B-Spline Interpolation on the Face-Centered Cubic Lattice
Gergely Ferenc Rácz and Balázs Csébfalvi
Spatio-Temporal Contours from Deep Volume Raycasting
Steffen Frey
Rendering and Extracting Extremal Features in 3D Fields
Gordon L. Kindlmann, Charisee Chiw, Tri Huynh, Attila Gyulassy, John Reppy, and Peer-Timo Bremer
Trees and Graphs
SetCoLa: High-Level Constraints for Graph Layout
Jane Hoffswell, Alan Borning, and Jeffrey Heer
Multiscale Visualization and Exploration of Large Bipartite Graphs
Nicola Pezzotti, Jean-Daniel Fekete, Thomas Höllt, Boudewijn P. F. Lelieveldt, Elmar Eisemann, and Anna Vilanova
Interactive Investigation of Traffic Congestion on Fat-Tree Networks Using TREESCOPE
Harsh Bhatia, Nikhil Jain, Abhinav Bhatele, Yarden Livnat, Jens Domke, Valerio Pascucci, and Peer-Timo Bremer

Recent Submissions

  • Multiscale Visualization and Exploration of Large Bipartite Graphs 

    Pezzotti, Nicola; Fekete, Jean-Daniel; Höllt, Thomas; Lelieveldt, Boudewijn P. F.; Eisemann, Elmar; Vilanova, Anna (The Eurographics Association and John Wiley & Sons Ltd., 2018)
    A bipartite graph is a powerful abstraction for modeling relationships between two collections. Visualizations of bipartite graphs allow users to understand the mutual relationships between the elements in the two collections, ...
  • SetCoLa: High-Level Constraints for Graph Layout 

    Hoffswell, Jane; Borning, Alan; Heer, Jeffrey (The Eurographics Association and John Wiley & Sons Ltd., 2018)
    Constraints enable flexible graph layout by combining the ease of automatic layout with customizations for a particular domain. However, constraint-based layout often requires many individual constraints defined over ...
  • Rendering and Extracting Extremal Features in 3D Fields 

    Kindlmann, Gordon L.; Chiw, Charisee; Huynh, Tri; Gyulassy, Attila; Reppy, John; Bremer, Peer-Timo (The Eurographics Association and John Wiley & Sons Ltd., 2018)
    Visualizing and extracting three-dimensional features is important for many computational science applications, each with their own feature definitions and data types. While some are simple to state and implement (e.g. ...
  • Spatio-Temporal Contours from Deep Volume Raycasting 

    Frey, Steffen (The Eurographics Association and John Wiley & Sons Ltd., 2018)
    We visualize contours for spatio-temporal processes to indicate where and when non-continuous changes occur or spatial bounds are encountered. All time steps are comprised densely in one visualization, with contours allowing ...
  • Cosine-Weighted B-Spline Interpolation on the Face-Centered Cubic Lattice 

    Rácz, Gergely Ferenc; Csébfalvi, Balázs (The Eurographics Association and John Wiley & Sons Ltd., 2018)
    Cosine-Weighted B-spline (CWB) interpolation [Csé13] has been originally proposed for volumetric data sampled on the Body-Centered Cubic (BCC) lattice. The BCC lattice is well known to be optimal for sampling isotropically ...
  • Baseball Timeline: Summarizing Baseball Plays Into a Static Visualization 

    Ono, Jorge H. Piazentin; Dietrich, Carlos; Silva, Claudio T. (The Eurographics Association and John Wiley & Sons Ltd., 2018)
    In sports, Play Diagrams are the standard way to represent and convey information. They are widely used by coaches, managers, journalists and fans in general. There are situations where diagrams may be hard to understand, ...
  • Hunting High and Low: Visualising Shifting Correlations in Financial Markets 

    Simon, Peter M.; Turkay, Cagatay (The Eurographics Association and John Wiley & Sons Ltd., 2018)
    The analysis of financial assets' correlations is fundamental to many aspects of finance theory and practice, especially modern portfolio theory and the study of risk. In order to manage investment risk, in-depth analysis ...
  • Illustrative Multivariate Visualization for Geological Modelling 

    Rocha, Allan; Mota, Roberta Cabral Ramos; Hamdi, Hamidreza; Alim, Usman R.; Sousa, Mario Costa (The Eurographics Association and John Wiley & Sons Ltd., 2018)
    In this paper, we present a novel illustrative multivariate visualization for geological modelling to assist geologists and reservoir engineers in visualizing multivariate datasets in superimposed representations, in ...
  • CFGExplorer: Designing a Visual Control Flow Analytics System around Basic Program Analysis Operations 

    Devkota, Sabin; Isaacs, Katherine E. (The Eurographics Association and John Wiley & Sons Ltd., 2018)
    To develop new compilation and optimization techniques, computer scientists frequently consult program analysis artifacts such as control flow graphs (CFGs) and traces of executed instructions. A CFG is a directed graph ...
  • Landscaper: A Modeling System for 3D Printing Scale Models of Landscapes 

    Allahverdi, Kamyar; Djavaherpour, Hessam; Mahdavi-Amiri, Ali; Samavati, Faramarz (The Eurographics Association and John Wiley & Sons Ltd., 2018)
    Landscape models of geospatial regions provide an intuitive mechanism for exploring complex geospatial information. However, the methods currently used to create these scale models require a large amount of resources, which ...
  • Maps and Globes in Virtual Reality 

    Yang, Yalong; Jenny, Bernhard; Dwyer, Tim; Marriott, Kim; Chen, Haohui; Cordeil, Maxime (The Eurographics Association and John Wiley & Sons Ltd., 2018)
    This paper explores different ways to render world-wide geographic maps in virtual reality (VR). We compare: (a) a 3D exocentric globe, where the user's viewpoint is outside the globe; (b) a flat map (rendered to a plane ...
  • VirtualDesk: A Comfortable and Efficient Immersive Information Visualization Approach 

    Filho, Jorge A. Wagner; Freitas, Carla M.D.S.; Nedel, Luciana (The Eurographics Association and John Wiley & Sons Ltd., 2018)
    3D representations are potentially useful under many circumstances, but suffer from long known perception and interaction challenges. Current immersive technologies, which combine stereoscopic displays and natural interaction, ...
  • DimSUM: Dimension and Scale Unifying Map for Visual Abstraction of DNA Origami Structures 

    Miao, Haichao; Llano, Elisa De; Isenberg, Tobias; Gröller, Eduard; Barišic, Ivan; Viola, Ivan (The Eurographics Association and John Wiley & Sons Ltd., 2018)
    We present a novel visualization concept for DNA origami structures that integrates a multitude of representations into a Dimension and Scale Unifying Map (DimSUM). This novel abstraction map provides means to analyze, ...
  • Visual Analysis of Protein-ligand Interactions 

    Vázquez, Pere-Pau; Casajus, Pedro Hermosilla; Guallar, Victor; Estrada, Jorge; Vinacua, Àlvar (The Eurographics Association and John Wiley & Sons Ltd., 2018)
    The analysis of protein-ligand interactions is complex because of the many factors at play. Most current methods for visual analysis provide this information in the form of simple 2D plots, which, besides being quite space ...
  • Analyzing Residue Surface Proximity to Interpret Molecular Dynamics 

    Lichtenberg, Nils; Menges, Raphael; Ageev, Vladimir; George, Ajay Abisheck Paul; Heimer, Pascal; Imhof, Diana; Lawonn, Kai (The Eurographics Association and John Wiley & Sons Ltd., 2018)
    The surface of a molecule holds important information about the interaction behavior with other molecules. In dynamic folding or docking processes, residues of amino acids with different properties change their position ...
  • A General Illumination Model for Molecular Visualization 

    Casajus, Pedro Hermosilla; Vázquez, Pere-Pau; Vinacua, Àlvar; Ropinski, Timo (The Eurographics Association and John Wiley & Sons Ltd., 2018)
    Several visual representations have been developed over the years to visualize molecular structures, and to enable a better understanding of their underlying chemical processes. Today, the most frequently used atom-based ...
  • ThreadReconstructor: Modeling Reply-Chains to Untangle Conversational Text through Visual Analytics 

    El-Assady, Mennatallah; Sevastjanova, Rita; Keim, Daniel; Collins, Christopher (The Eurographics Association and John Wiley & Sons Ltd., 2018)
    We present ThreadReconstructor, a visual analytics approach for detecting and analyzing the implicit conversational structure of discussions, e.g., in political debates and forums. Our work is motivated by the need to ...
  • Track Xplorer: A System for Visual Analysis of Sensor-based Motor Activity Predictions 

    Cavallo, Marco; Demiralp, Çağatay (The Eurographics Association and John Wiley & Sons Ltd., 2018)
    With the rapid commoditization of wearable sensors, detecting human movements from sensor datasets has become increasingly common over a wide range of applications. To detect activities, data scientists iteratively experiment ...
  • Core Lines in 3D Second-Order Tensor Fields 

    Oster, Timo; Rössl, Christian; Theisel, Holger (The Eurographics Association and John Wiley & Sons Ltd., 2018)
    Vortices are important features in vector fields that show a swirling behavior around a common core. The concept of a vortex core line describes the center of this swirling behavior. In this work, we examine the extension ...
  • An Approximate Parallel Vectors Operator for Multiple Vector Fields 

    Gerrits, Tim; Rössl, Christian; Theisel, Holger (The Eurographics Association and John Wiley & Sons Ltd., 2018)
    The Parallel Vectors (PV) Operator extracts the locations of points where two vector fields are parallel. In general, these features are line structures. The PV operator has been used successfully for a variety of problems, ...

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