Publications By Type


Journal Articles

  • M. H. Loorak, C. Perin, C. Collins, and S. Carpendale, ” Exploring the Possibilities of Embedding Heterogeneous Data Attributes in Familiar Visualizations ,” IEEE Transactions on Visualization and Computer Graphics , vol. 23 , iss. 1 , pp. 581-590, 2017.
    [Bibtex] [PDF] [DOI]
    @Article{loo2016,
    Author = { Mona Hosseinkhani Loorak and Charles Perin and Christopher Collins and Sheelagh Carpendale },
    Journal= {IEEE Transactions on Visualization and Computer Graphics },
    Title= { Exploring the Possibilities of Embedding Heterogeneous Data Attributes in Familiar Visualizations },
    Year= {2017},
    Volume = { 23 },
    Number = { 1 },
    Pages= { 581--590},
    Keywords = { Context;Data visualization;Encoding;Joining processes;Layout;Space exploration;Visualization;Hybrid visualization;Multi-dimensional data },
    DOI = { 10.1109/TVCG.2016.2598586 },
    ISSN = { 1077-2626 },
    Month = jan,
    }
  • R. Veras and C. Collins, ” Optimizing Hierarchical Visualizations with the Minimum Description Length Principle ,” IEEE Transactions on Visualization and Computer Graphics , vol. 23 , iss. 1 , pp. 631-640, 2017.
    [Bibtex] [PDF] [DOI]
    @Article{ver2017,
    Author = { Rafael Veras and Christopher Collins },
    Journal= {IEEE Transactions on Visualization and Computer Graphics },
    Title= { Optimizing Hierarchical Visualizations with the Minimum Description Length Principle },
    Year= {2017},
    Volume = { 23 },
    Number = { 1 },
    Pages= { 631--640},
    Keywords = { Hierarchy data, data aggregation, multiscale visualization, tree cut, antichain },
    DOI = { 10.1109/TVCG.2016.2598591 },
    ISSN = { 1077-2626 },
    Month = jan,
    }
  • M. El-Assady, V. Gold, C. Acevedo, C. Collins, and D. Keim, “ConToVi: Multi-Party Conversation Exploration using Topic-Space Views,” Computer Graphics Forum, vol. 35, iss. 3, pp. 431-440, 2016.
    [Bibtex] [PDF]
    @Article{ElA2016a,
      author =    {Mennatallah El-Assady and Valentin Gold and Carmela Acevedo and Christopher Collins and Daniel Keim},
      title =    {ConToVi: Multi-Party Conversation Exploration using Topic-Space Views},
     journal = {Computer Graphics Forum},
     volume = 35,
    number = 3,
      year =   2016,
     pages = {431-440 }
    }
  • R. Kamaleswaran, C. Collins, A. James, and C. McGregor, “PhysioEx: Visual Analysis of Physiological Event Streams,” Computer Graphics Forum, vol. 35, iss. 3, pp. 331-340, 2016.
    [Bibtex] [PDF]
    @Article{Kam2016a,
      author =    {Rishikesan Kamaleswaran and Christopher Collins and Andrew James and Carolyn McGregor},
      title =    {PhysioEx: Visual Analysis of Physiological Event Streams},
      journal =    {Computer Graphics Forum},
      volume = 35,
      number = 3,
      year =   2016,
      pages = {331-340}
    }
  • J. Zhao, N. Cao, Z. Wen, Y. Song, Y. Lin, and C. Collins, “#FluxFlow: Visual Analysis of Anomalous Information Spreading on Social Media,” IEEE Trans. on Visualization and Computer Graphics (Proc. of the IEEE Conf. on Visual Analytics Science and Technology (VAST)), vol. 20, pp. 1773-1782, 2014. Honorable Mention Award.
    [Bibtex] [PDF] [DOI]
    @Article{zha2014a,
      author = {Jian Zhao and Nan Cao and Zhen Wen and Yale Song and Yu-Ru Lin and Christopher Collins},
      title = {#FluxFlow: Visual Analysis of Anomalous Information Spreading on Social Media},
      journal = {IEEE Trans. on Visualization and Computer Graphics (Proc. of the IEEE Conf. on Visual Analytics Science and Technology (VAST))},
      year = 2014,
      volume = 20,
      issue = 12,
      month = dec,
      pages = {1773 - 1782},
      note = {Honorable Mention Award},
      doi = {10.1109/TVCG.2014.2346922}
    }
  • B. Kondo and C. Collins, “DimpVis: Exploring Time-varying Information Visualizations by Direct Manipulation,” IEEE Trans. on Visualization and Computer Graphics (Proc. of the IEEE Conf. on Information Visualization), vol. 20, iss. 12, pp. 2003-2012, 2014.
    [Bibtex] [PDF] [DOI]
    @Article{Kon2014b,
      title={DimpVis: Exploring Time-varying Information Visualizations by Direct Manipulation},
      author={Kondo, Brittany and Collins, Christopher},
      journal={IEEE Trans. on Visualization and Computer Graphics (Proc. of the IEEE Conf. on Information Visualization)},
      month = dec, 
      volume = 20, 
      number = 12,
      year = 2014,
     pages = {2003 - 2012},
     doi = {10.1109/TVCG.2014.2346250}
    }
  • J. Zhao, C. Collins, F. Chevalier, and R. Balakrishnan, “Interactive Exploration of Implicit and Explicit Relations in Faceted Datasets,” IEEE Trans. on Visualization and Computer Graphics (Proc. of the IEEE Conf. on Visual Analytics Science and Technology (VAST)), vol. 19, iss. 12, pp. 2080-2089, 2013.
    [Bibtex] [PDF] [DOI]
    @Article{zha2013a,
      author = {Jian Zhao and Christopher Collins and Fanny Chevalier and Ravin Balakrishnan},
      title = {Interactive Exploration of Implicit and Explicit Relations in Faceted Datasets},
      journal = {IEEE Trans. on Visualization and Computer Graphics (Proc. of the IEEE Conf. on Visual Analytics Science and Technology (VAST))},
      volume = 19, 
      number = 12,
      month = dec, 
      year = 2013,
      pages = {2080 - 2089},
      doi = {10.1109/TVCG.2013.167}
    }
  • J. Zhao, F. Chevalier, C. Collins, and R. Balakrishnan, “Facilitating Discourse Analysis with Interactive Visualization,” IEEE Trans. on Visualization and Computer Graphics (Proc. of the IEEE Conf. on Information Visualization (InfoVis), vol. 18, iss. 12, pp. 2639-2648, 2012.
    [Bibtex] [PDF] [DOI]
    @article{ZHA2012a,
      author = {Jian Zhao and Fanny Chevalier and Christopher Collins and Ravin Balakrishnan},
      title = {Facilitating Discourse Analysis with Interactive Visualization},
      journal = {IEEE Trans. on Visualization and Computer Graphics (Proc. of the IEEE Conf. on Information Visualization (InfoVis)},
      volume = 18, 
      number = 12,
      month = dec, 
      year = 2012,
      pages = {2639 - 2648},
      doi = {10.1109/TVCG.2012.226}
    }
  • C. Collins, G. Penn, and S. Carpendale, “Bubble Sets: Revealing Set Relations with Isocontours over Existing Visualizations,” IEEE Trans. on Visualization and Computer Graphics (Proc. of the IEEE Conf. on Information Visualization), vol. 15, iss. 6, p. 1009,1016, 2009.
    [Bibtex] [PDF] [DOI]
    @Article{COL2009c,
      author =    {Christopher Collins and Gerald Penn and Sheelagh Carpendale},
      title =    {Bubble Sets: Revealing Set Relations with Isocontours over Existing Visualizations},
      journal =  {IEEE Trans. on Visualization and Computer Graphics (Proc. of the IEEE Conf. on Information Visualization)},
      year =    2009,
      volume =   15,
      number =  6,
     pages = {1009,1016},
      doi = {10.1109/TVCG.2009.122}
    }
  • C. Collins, S. Carpendale, and G. Penn, “DocuBurst: Visualizing Document Content Using Language Structure,” Computer Graphics Forum (Proc. of the Eurographics/IEEE-VGTC Symposium on Visualization (EuroVis)), vol. 28, iss. 3, pp. 1039-1046, 2009.
    [Bibtex] [PDF] [DOI]
    @Article{COL2009a,
      key =     {COL2009a},
      author =   {Christopher Collins and Sheelagh Carpendale and Gerald Penn},
      title =   {DocuBurst: Visualizing Document Content Using Language Structure},
      journal =   {Computer Graphics Forum (Proc. of the Eurographics/IEEE-VGTC Symposium on Visualization (EuroVis))},
      year =   2009,
      volume =   28,
      number =   3,
      pages =   {1039 - 1046},
      doi = {10.1111/j.1467-8659.2009.01439.x}
    }
  • M. Dörk, S. Carpendale, C. Collins, and C. Williamson, “VisGets: Coordinated Visualizations for Web-based Information Exploration and Discovery,” IEEE Trans. on Visualization and Computer Graphics (Proc. of the IEEE Conf. on Information Visualization), vol. 14, iss. 6, pp. 1205-1213, 2008.
    [Bibtex] [PDF] [DOI]
    @Article{DOR2008a,
      key =     {DOR2008a},
      author =   {Marian D\"{o}rk and Sheelagh Carpendale and Christopher Collins and Carey Williamson},
      title =   {Vis{G}ets: Coordinated Visualizations for Web-based Information Exploration and Discovery},
      journal =   {IEEE Trans. on Visualization and Computer Graphics (Proc. of the IEEE Conf. on Information Visualization)},
      year =   2008,
      volume =   14,
      number =   6,
      pages =   {1205 - 1213},
      month =   {Nov./Dec.},
      doi = {10.1109/TVCG.2008.175}
    }
  • C. Collins and S. Carpendale, “VisLink: Revealing Relationships Amongst Visualizations,” IEEE Trans. on Visualization and Computer Graphics (Proc. of the IEEE Conf. on Information Visualization (InfoVis)), vol. 13, iss. 6, 2007.
    [Bibtex] [PDF] [DOI]
    @article{COL2007c,
      author =  {Christopher Collins and Sheelagh Carpendale},
      title =      {VisLink: Revealing Relationships Amongst Visualizations},
      journal =  {IEEE Trans. on Visualization and Computer Graphics (Proc. of the IEEE Conf. on Information Visualization (InfoVis))},
      year = 2007,
      volume = 13,
      number = 6,
      month =   {Nov./Dec.},
      publisher =   {IEEE},
      doi = {10.1109/TVCG.2007.70521}
    }

In Proceedings

  • A. J. Bradley, H. Mehta, Mark Hancock, and C. Collins, “Visualization, Digital Humanities, and the Problem of Instrumentalism,” in IEEE VIS Workshop on Visualization for the Digital Humanities, 2016.
    [Bibtex] [PDF]
    @InProceedings{bra2016,
      author = {Adam James Bradley and Hrim Mehta and Mark Hancock, and Christopher Collins},
      title = {Visualization, Digital Humanities, and the Problem of Instrumentalism},
      booktitle = {IEEE VIS Workshop on Visualization for the Digital Humanities},
      year = 2016,
      venue = {Baltimore, USA},
      eventdate = {2016-10-24}
    }
  • S. McIntyre, M. J. Eklund, and C. Collins, “Using Visual Analytics of Heart Rate Variation to Aid in Diagnostics,” in AVI Workshop on Valuable Visualization of Healthcare Information: From the Quantified Self Data to Conversations, 2016, pp. 20-27.
    [Bibtex] [PDF] [URL]
    @inproceedings{mci2016a,
      title = {Using Visual Analytics of Heart Rate Variation to Aid in Diagnostics},
      author = {Stephen McIntyre and J. Mikael Eklund and Christopher Collins},
      pages = {20 - 27},
      booktitle = {AVI Workshop on Valuable Visualization of Healthcare Information: From the Quantified Self Data to Conversations},
      year = 2016,
      editor = {Federico Cabitza and Daniela Fogli and Massimiliano Giacomin and Angela Locoro},
      number = 1658,
      url = {ceur-ws.org/Vol-1658},
      organization = {CEUR Workshop Proceedings},
      issn = {1613-0073},
      venue = {Bari, Italy},
      eventdate = {2016-06-07},
    }
  • M. H. Loorak, C. Perin, N. Kamal, M. Hill, and S. Carpendale, “TimeSpan: Using Visualization to Explore Temporal Multi-dimensional Data of Stroke Patients,” in IEEE Transactions on Visualization and Computer Graphics (TVCG), 22(1):409-418, 2016.
    [Bibtex]
    @InProceedings{Loo2015a,
      author =    {Mona Hosseinkhani Loorak and Charles Perin and Noreen Kamal and Michael Hill and Sheelagh Carpendale},
      title =    {TimeSpan: Using Visualization to Explore Temporal Multi-dimensional Data of Stroke Patients},
      booktitle =    {IEEE Transactions on Visualization and Computer Graphics (TVCG), 22(1):409-418},
      year =   2016
    }
  • E. Paluka and C. Collins, “SpatialVis: Visualization of Spatial Gesture Interaction Logs,” in Logging Interactive Visualizations & Visualizing Interaction Logs, 2016.
    [Bibtex] [PDF]
    @InProceedings{pal2016,
      author = {Erik Paluka and Christopher Collins},
      title = {SpatialVis: Visualization of Spatial Gesture Interaction Logs},
      booktitle = {Logging Interactive Visualizations & Visualizing Interaction Logs},
      year = 2016,
      eventdate = {2016-10-23}
    }
  • R. Kamaleswaran, A. James, C. Collins, and C. McGregor, “CoRAD: Visual Analytics for Cohort Analysis,” in IEEE International Conference on Healthcare Informatics, 2016.
    [Bibtex] [PDF]
    @InProceedings{kam2016b,
      author =    {Rishikesan Kamaleswaran and Andrew James and Christopher Collins and Carolyn McGregor},
      title =    {CoRAD: Visual Analytics for Cohort Analysis},
      booktitle =    {IEEE International Conference on Healthcare Informatics},
      year =   2016,
      venue = {Chicago, USA},
      eventdate = {2016-10-4}
    }
  • S. Bonada, R. Veras, and C. Collins, “Personalized Views for Immersive Analytics,” in Proc. of the ACM ISS Workshop on Immersive Analytics, 2016.
    [Bibtex] [PDF] [DOI]
    @InProceedings{bon2016a,
      author = {Santiago Bonada and Rafael Veras and Christopher Collins},
      title = {Personalized Views for Immersive Analytics},
      booktitle = {Proc. of the ACM ISS Workshop on Immersive Analytics},
      series = {ISS},
      year = {2016},
      publisher = {ACM},
     doi = {10.1145/3009939.3009953}
    }
  • E. Paluka and C. Collins, “TandemTable: Supporting Conversations and Language Learning Using a Multi-Touch Digital Table,” in Proceedings of the 2015 Graphics Interface Conference (GI ’15), 2015, pp. 139-146.
    [Bibtex] [PDF]
    @InProceedings{pal2015a,
      author = {Erik Paluka and Christopher Collins},
      title = {TandemTable: Supporting Conversations and Language Learning Using a Multi-Touch Digital Table},
      booktitle = {Proceedings of the 2015 Graphics Interface Conference (GI '15)},
      series = {GI '15},
      year = {2015},
      publisher = {ACM},
     pages = {139-146}
    }
  • M. H. Loorak, P. W. L. Fong, and S. Carpendale, “Papilio: Visualizing Android Application Permissions,” in Computer Graphics Forum, 33(3):391-400, 2014, 2015.
    [Bibtex]
    @InProceedings{Loo2015b,
      author =    {Mona Hosseinkhani Loorak and Philip W.L. Fong and Sheelagh Carpendale},
      title =    {Papilio: Visualizing Android Application Permissions},
      booktitle =    {Computer Graphics Forum, 33(3):391-400, 2014},
      year =   2015
    }
  • M. H. Loorak, “Visualizing Complex Data: Exploring New Ways for Visualizing Structural and Multidimensional Data,” in IEEE VIS Doctoral Colloquium, 2015, 2015.
    [Bibtex]
    @InProceedings{Loo2015c,
      author =    {Mona Hosseinkhani Loorak},
      title =    {Visualizing Complex Data: Exploring New Ways for Visualizing Structural and Multidimensional Data},
      booktitle =    {IEEE VIS Doctoral Colloquium, 2015},
      year =   2015
    }
  • M. Shimabukuro and R. Pegoraro, “Simulador do Ambiente Educacional Didático de Robôs Móveis – AEDROMO,” in Anais do 5o Workshop de Robótica Educacional – WRE 2014, 2014, p. 73,78.
    [Bibtex] [PDF]
    @InProceedings{Shi2014,
        author = {Mariana Shimabukuro and Rene Pegoraro},
        title = {Simulador do Ambiente Educacional Didático de Robôs Móveis - {AEDROMO}},
        booktitle = {Anais do 5o Workshop de Robótica Educacional - {WRE} 2014},
        month = oct,
        year = 2014,
        ISBN = 978-85-7669-292-8,
        publisher = {Sociedade Brasileira de Computação - {SBC}},
        editor = {Luiz Marcos Garcia Gonçalves and Rafael Vidal Aroca},
        pages = {73,78}
    }
  • R. Veras, E. Paluka, M. Chang, V. Tsang, F. Shein, and C. Collins, “Interaction for Reading Comprehension on Mobile Devices,” in Proc. of the 16th International Conference on Human-Computer Interaction with Mobile Devices and Services (MobileHCI ’14), 2014, pp. 157-161.
    [Bibtex] [PDF] [DOI]
    @InProceedings{ver2014c,
      author = {Rafael Veras and Erik Paluka and Meng-Wei Chang and Vivian Tsang and Fraser Shein and Christopher Collins},
      title = {Interaction for Reading Comprehension on Mobile Devices},
      booktitle = {Proc. of the 16th International Conference on Human-Computer Interaction with Mobile Devices and Services (MobileHCI '14)},
      series = {MobileHCI '14},
      year = {2014},
      isbn = {978-1-4503-3004-6},
      location = {Toronto, ON, Canada},
      pages = {157 - 161},
      numpages = {5},
      doi = {10.1145/2628363.2628387},
      acmid = {2628387},
      publisher = {ACM},
    }
  • R. Veras, C. Collins, and J. Thorpe, “On Semantic Patterns of Passwords and their Security Impact,” in Proceedings of the Network and Distributed System Security Symposium (NDSS’14), 2014.
    [Bibtex] [PDF]
    @InProceedings{VER2014a,
      author =    {Rafael Veras and Christopher Collins and Julie Thorpe},
      title =    {On Semantic Patterns of Passwords and their Security Impact},
      booktitle =    {Proceedings of the Network and Distributed System Security Symposium (NDSS’14)},
      year =   2014
    }
  • M. Chang and C. Collins, “Exploring Entities in Text with Descriptive Non-photorealistic Rendering,” in Proc. of the 2013 IEEE Pacific Visualization Symposium (PACIFICVIS ’13), 2013.
    [Bibtex] [PDF]
    @InProceedings{CHA2013a,
      author = {Meng-Wei Chang and Christopher Collins},
      title = {Exploring Entities in Text with Descriptive Non-photorealistic Rendering},
      booktitle = {Proc. of the 2013 IEEE Pacific Visualization Symposium (PACIFICVIS '13)},
      year = 2013
    }
  • M. Dörk, P. Feng, C. Collins, and S. Carpendale, “Critical InfoVis: Exploring the Politics of Visualization,” in alt.chi 2013: Extended Abstracts of the SIGCHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems, 2013.
    [Bibtex] [PDF]
    @InProceedings{dor2013a,
      author = {Marian D\"{o}rk and Patrick Feng and Christopher Collins and Sheelagh Carpendale},
      title = {Critical InfoVis: Exploring the Politics of Visualization},
      booktitle = {alt.chi 2013: Extended Abstracts of the SIGCHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems},
      publisher = {ACM},
      year = 2013}
  • R. Veras, J. Thorpe, and C. Collins, “Visualizing Semantics in Passwords: The Role of Dates,” in Proc. of the IEEE Symposium on Visualization for Cyber Security (VizSec), 2012, pp. 88-95.
    [Bibtex] [PDF] [DOI]
    @InProceedings{VER2012a,
       author = {Rafael Veras and Julie Thorpe and Christopher Collins},
       title = {Visualizing Semantics in Passwords: The Role of Dates},
       booktitle = {Proc. of the IEEE Symposium on Visualization for Cyber Security (VizSec)},
       year = 2012,
       pages = {88 - 95},
       doi = {10.1145/2379690.2379702}
    }
  • J. Lam, C. Collins, B. Kapralos, A. Hogue, and M. A. Garcia-Ruiz, “Wiimote-Controlled Stereoscopic MRI Visualization with Sonic Augmentation,” in Proc. of ACM FuturePlay Int. Conf. on the Future of Games Design and Technology, 2010, pp. 261-262.
    [Bibtex] [PDF] [DOI]
    @InProceedings{LAM2010a,
      author =    {Jonathan Lam and Christopher Collins and Bill Kapralos and Andrew Hogue and Miguel A. Garcia-Ruiz},
      title =    {Wiimote-Controlled Stereoscopic MRI Visualization with Sonic Augmentation},
      booktitle =    {Proc. of ACM FuturePlay Int. Conf. on the Future of Games Design and Technology},
      year =   2010,
      pages = {261 - 262},
      doi = {10.1145/1920778.1920825}
    }
  • L. Vlaming, C. Collins, M. Hancock, M. Nacenta, T. Isenberg, and S. Carpendale, “Integrating 2D Mouse Emulation with 3D Manipulation for Visualizations on a Multi-Touch Table,” in Proc. of the ACM Int. Conf. on Interactive Tabletops and Surfaces, 2010, pp. 221-230.
    [Bibtex] [PDF] [DOI]
    @InProceedings{VLA2010a,
      author =    {Luc Vlaming and Christopher Collins and Mark Hancock and Miguel Nacenta and Tobias Isenberg and Sheelagh Carpendale},
      title =    {Integrating 2D Mouse Emulation with 3D Manipulation for Visualizations on a Multi-Touch Table},
      booktitle = {Proc. of the ACM Int. Conf. on Interactive Tabletops and Surfaces},
      year =   2010,
      pages = {221 - 230},
      doi = {10.1145/1936652.1936693}
    }
  • L. Blume, R. Baecker, C. Collins, and A. Donohue, “A Communication Skills for Computer Scientists Course,” in Proc. of the ACM Conf. on Innovation and Technology in Computer Science Education, 2009.
    [Bibtex] [PDF] [DOI]
    @InProceedings{BLU2009a,
      author =    {Lil Blume and Ronald Baecker and Christopher Collins and Aran Donohue},
      title =    {A Communication Skills for Computer Scientists Course},
      booktitle =    {Proc. of the ACM Conf. on Innovation and Technology in Computer Science Education},
      year =   2009,
      page = {65 - 69},
      doi = {10.1145/1562877.1562903}
    }
  • C. Collins, F. B. Viégas, and M. Wattenberg, “Parallel Tag Clouds to Explore and Analyze Facted Text Corpora,” in Proc. of the IEEE Symp. on Visual Analytics Science and Technology (VAST), 2009.
    [Bibtex] [PDF] [DOI]
    @InProceedings{COL2009b,
      key =     {COL2009b},
      author =   {Christopher Collins and Fernanda B. Vi\'egas and Martin Wattenberg},
      title =   {Parallel Tag Clouds to Explore and Analyze Facted Text Corpora},
      booktitle =   {Proc. of the IEEE Symp. on Visual Analytics Science and Technology (VAST)},
      year =   2009,
      page = {91 - 98},
      doi = {10.1109/VAST.2009.5333443}
    }
  • M. Hancock, O. Hilliges, C. Collins, D. Baur, and S. Carpendale, “Exploring Tangible and Direct Touch Interfaces for Manipulating 2D and 3D Information on a Digital Table,” in Proc. of the ACM Int. Conf. on Interactive Tabletops and Surfaces, 2009.
    [Bibtex] [PDF] [DOI]
    @InProceedings{HAN2009a,
      key =     {HAN2009a},
      author =   {Mark Hancock and Otmar Hilliges and Christopher Collins and Diminikus Baur and Sheelagh Carpendale},
      title =   {Exploring Tangible and Direct Touch Interfaces for Manipulating 2D and 3D Information on a Digital Table},
      booktitle =   {Proc. of the ACM Int. Conf. on Interactive Tabletops and Surfaces},
      year =   2009,
      page = {77 - 84},
      publisher =   {ACM},
      doi = {10.1145/1731903.1731921}
    }
  • P. Isenberg, T. Zuk, C. Collins, and S. Carpendale, “Grounded Evaluation for Information Visualizations,” in Proc. of the Conf on BEyond time and errors: novel evaLuation methods for Information Visualization (BELIV), 2008.
    [Bibtex] [PDF] [DOI]
    @InProceedings{ISE2008a,
      author =    {Petra Isenberg and Torre Zuk and Christopher Collins and Sheelagh Carpendale},
      title =    {Grounded Evaluation for Information Visualizations},
      booktitle = {Proc. of the Conf on BEyond time and errors: novel evaLuation methods for Information Visualization (BELIV)},
      year =   2008,
      doi = {10.1145/1377966.1377974}
    }
  • C. Collins, S. Carpendale, and G. Penn, “Visualization of Uncertainty in Lattices to Support Decision-Making,” in Proc. of Eurographics/IEEE VGTC Symposium on Visualization (EuroVis), Norrköping, Sweden, 2007, pp. 51-58.
    [Bibtex] [PDF] [DOI]
    @InProceedings{COL2007b,
      author =    {Christopher Collins and Sheelagh Carpendale and Gerald Penn},
      title =    {Visualization of Uncertainty in Lattices to Support Decision-Making},
      booktitle =    {Proc. of Eurographics/{IEEE VGTC} Symposium on Visualization (EuroVis)},
      year =   2007,
      pages = {51 - 58},
      address =   {Norrk\"{o}ping, Sweden},
      month =   may,
      publisher =   {Eurographics},
      doi = {10.2312/VisSym/EuroVis07/051-058}
    
    }
  • U. Hinrichs, M. Hancock, C. Collins, and S. Carpendale, “Examination of Text-Entry Methods for Tabletop Displays,” in Proc. of the IEEE Int. Workshop on Horizontal Interactive Human-Computer Systems (TABLETOP), 2007, pp. 105-112.
    [Bibtex] [PDF] [DOI]
    @InProceedings{HIN2007a,
      key = {HIN2007a},
      author =    {Uta Hinrichs and Mark Hancock and Christopher Collins and Sheeelagh Carpendale},
      title =    {Examination of Text-Entry Methods for Tabletop Displays},
      booktitle =    {Proc. of the IEEE Int. Workshop on Horizontal Interactive Human-Computer Systems (TABLETOP)},
      pages =   {105 - 112},
      year =   2007,
      publisher =   {IEEE},
      doi = {10.1109/TABLETOP.2007.10}
    }
  • R. Baecker, D. Fono, L. Blume, C. Collins, and D. Couto, “Webcasting Made Interactive: Persistent Chat for Text Dialogue During and About Learning Events,” in Proc. of HCI International, Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Beijing, China, 2007, pp. 260-268.
    [Bibtex] [PDF] [DOI]
    @InProceedings{BAE2007a,
      author =    {Ronald Baecker and David Fono and Lillian Blume and Christopher Collins and Delia Couto},
      title =    {Webcasting Made Interactive: Persistent Chat for Text Dialogue During and About Learning Events},
      booktitle =    {Proc. of HCI International, Lecture Notes in Computer Science},
      year =   2007,
      pages = {260 - 268},
      address =   {Beijing, China},
      publisher =   {Springer},
      doi = {10.1007/978-3-540-73354-6_29}
    }
  • C. Collins and G. Penn, “Leveraging Uncertainty Visualization in Multilingual Chatrooms,” in Proc. of Computer Supported Cooperative Work, Interactive Demonstration Session (CSCW 2006), Banff, Canada, 2006.
    [Bibtex] [PDF]
    @InProceedings{COL2006c,
      author =    {Christopher Collins and Gerald Penn},
      title =    {Leveraging Uncertainty Visualization in Multilingual Chatrooms},
      booktitle =    {Proc. of Computer Supported Cooperative Work, Interactive Demonstration Session (CSCW 2006)},
      year =   2006,
      address =   {Banff, Canada},
      month =   nov,
      publisher =   {ACM Press}
    }
  • C. Collins, B. Carpenter, and G. Penn, “Head-Driven Parsing for Word Lattices,” in Proc. of the Annual Meeting of the Association for Computational Linguistics, Barcelona, Spain, 2004, pp. 213-238.
    [Bibtex] [PDF] [DOI]
    @InProceedings{COL2004b,
      author =    {Christopher Collins and Bob Carpenter and Gerald Penn},
      title =    {Head-Driven Parsing for Word Lattices},
      booktitle =    {Proc. of the Annual Meeting of the Association for Computational Linguistics},
      pages =   {213 - 238},
      year =   2004,
      address =   {Barcelona, Spain},
      month =   jul,
      doi = {10.3115/1218955.1218985}
    }

Posters

  • E. Alexander, C. Chang, M. Shimabukuro, S. Franconeri, C. Collins, and M. Gleicher, “The Biasing Effect of Word Length in Font Size Encodings,” IEEE InfoVis 2016, 2016. Honorable Mention for Best Poster.
    [Bibtex] [PDF]
    @poster{shi2016,
    author = {Eric Alexander and Chih-Ching Chang and Mariana Shimabukuro and Steven Franconeri and Christopher Collins and Michael Gleicher},
    title = {The Biasing Effect of Word Length in Font Size Encodings},
    venue = {IEEE InfoVis 2016},
    note = {Honorable Mention for Best Poster},
    year = 2016
    }
  • B. Kondo, H. Mehta, and C. Collins, “Glidgets: Interactive Glyphs for Exploring Dynamic Graphs,” Proc. of IEEE Conf. on Information Visualization (InfoVis), 2014. Best Poster Award.
    [Bibtex] [PDF]
    @poster{Kon2014c,
    author = {Brittany Kondo and Hrim Mehta and Christopher Collins},
    title = {Glidgets: Interactive Glyphs for Exploring Dynamic Graphs},
    venue = {Proc. of IEEE Conf. on Information Visualization (InfoVis)},
    note = {Best Poster Award},
      series =   {Poster},
    address = {Paris, France},
    year = 2014
    }
  • C. K. Kim and C. Collins, “Lexichrome: Examining Word-Color Associations with Visualization,” Proc. of IEEE Conf. on Information Visualization (InfoVis), 2014.
    [Bibtex] [PDF]
    @poster{Kim2014a,
    author = {Chris K. Kim and Christopher Collins},
    title = {Lexichrome: Examining Word-Color Associations with Visualization},
    venue = {Proc. of IEEE Conf. on Information Visualization (InfoVis)},
    address = {Paris, France},
      series =   {Poster},
    year = 2014
    }
  • R. Veras and C. Collins, “Prioritizing Nodes in Hierarchical Visualizations with the Tree Cut Model,” Proc. of IEEE Conf. on Information Visualization (InfoVis), 2014.
    [Bibtex] [PDF]
    @poster{Ver2014b,
    author = {Rafael Veras and Christopher Collins},
    title = {Prioritizing Nodes in Hierarchical Visualizations with the Tree Cut Model},
    venue = {Proc. of IEEE Conf. on Information Visualization (InfoVis)},
    address = {Paris, France},
      series =   {Poster},
    year = 2014
    }
  • E. Paluka and C. Collins, “Augmenting tandem language learning with the TandemTable,” in Proc. of ACM International Conference on Interactive Tabletops and Surfaces (Poster Session), 2013.
    [Bibtex] [PDF] [DOI]
    @poster{pal2013a,
      author =    {Erik Paluka and Christopher Collins},
      title =    {Augmenting tandem language learning with the TandemTable},
      booktitle = {Proceedings of the 2013 ACM International Conference on Interactive Tabletops and Surfaces (Poster Session)},
      series = {ITS '13},  
      year =   2013,
      isbn = {978-1-4503-2271-3},
      location = {St. Andrews, Scotland, United Kingdom},
      pages = {437 - 440},
      numpages = {4},
      doi = {10.1145/2512349.2514922},
      acmid = {2514922},
      publisher = {ACM},
      address = {New York, NY, USA},
      keywords = {collaboration, digital tabletop, education, interactive, multi-touch, tandem language learning},
      venue = {in Proc. of ACM International Conference on Interactive Tabletops and Surfaces (Poster Session)},
    }
  • Z. Cook, “The Simple Multi-Touch Toolkit,” UOIT Student Research Showcase, 2013.
    [Bibtex] [PDF]
    @poster{coo2013a,
    author = {Zachary Cook},
    title = {The Simple Multi-Touch Toolkit},
    venue = {UOIT Student Research Showcase},
    year = 2013
    }
  • E. Paluka, “Learning In Tandem: Augmenting Tandem Language Learning With Technology,” UOIT Student Research Showcase, 2012.
    [Bibtex] [PDF]
    @poster{pal2012b,
    author = {Erik Paluka},
    title = {Learning In Tandem: Augmenting Tandem Language Learning With Technology},
    venue = {UOIT Student Research Showcase},
    year = 2012
    }
  • J. Hickson, “Secret Words: Revealing Semantic Patterns in Passwords through Visualization,” UOIT Student Research Showcase, 2011.
    [Bibtex] [PDF]
    @poster{hic2011a,
    author = {Jeffrey Hickson},
    title = {Secret Words: Revealing Semantic Patterns in Passwords through Visualization},
    venue = {UOIT Student Research Showcase},
    year = 2011
    }
  • B. Kondo, “A Web-Based Visualization of Large Document Collections in a Collaborative Environment,” UOIT Student Research Showcase, 2011.
    [Bibtex] [PDF]
    @poster{kon2011a,
    author = {Brittany Kondo},
    title = {A Web-Based Visualization of Large Document Collections in a Collaborative Environment},
    venue = {UOIT Student Research Showcase},
    year = 2011
    }
  • E. Paluka, “Simple Multi-Touch: A framework for teaching multi-touch computing,” UOIT Student Research Showcase, 2011.
    [Bibtex] [PDF]
    @poster{pal2011a,
    author = {Erik Paluka},
    title = {Simple Multi-Touch: A framework for teaching multi-touch computing},
    venue = {UOIT Student Research Showcase},
    year = 2011
    }
  • B. Chicoine, “Web-Based Document Visualization with DocuBurst,” UOIT Student Research Showcase, 2010.
    [Bibtex] [PDF]
    @poster{chi2010b,
    author = {Bradley Chicoine},
    title = {Web-Based Document Visualization with DocuBurst},
    venue = {UOIT Student Research Showcase},
    year = 2010
    }
  • G. Maheswara, J. S. Bradbury, and C. Collins, “TIE: An Interactive Visualization of Thread Interleavings,” in Proc. of ACM Symp. on Software Visualization (SoftVis), 2010. Best Poster Award.
    [Bibtex] [PDF] [DOI]
    @poster{MAH2010a,
      author =    {Gowritharan Maheswara and Jeremy S. Bradbury and Christopher Collins},
      title =    {TIE: An Interactive Visualization of Thread Interleavings},
      booktitle =    {Proc. of ACM Symp. on Software Visualization (SoftVis)},
      year =   2010,
      series =   {Poster},
      venue = {in Proc. of ACM Symp. on Software Visualization (SoftVis)},
      note =   {Best Poster Award},
      doi = {10.1145/1879211.1879247}
    }

Dissertations

  • C. Collins, “Interactive Visualizations of Natural Language,” PhD Thesis, 2010.
    [Bibtex] [PDF] [DOI]
    @PhdThesis{COL2010a,
      author =    {Christopher Collins},
      title =    {Interactive Visualizations of Natural Language},
      school =    {University of Toronto},
      year =    2010,
      doi = {1807/24726}
    }

Master’s Theses

  • E. Paluka, “Spatial Peripheral Interaction Techniques for Viewing and Manipulating Off-Screen Digital Content,” Master’s Thesis, 2015.
    [Bibtex] [PDF]
    @MastersThesis{pal2015b,
      author =    {Erik Paluka},
      title =    {Spatial Peripheral Interaction Techniques for Viewing and Manipulating Off-Screen Digital Content},
      school =    {University of Ontario Institute of Technology},
      year =    2015
    }
  • B. Kondo, “Object-centric Temporal Navigation for Dynamic Information Visualizations,” Master’s Thesis, 2014.
    [Bibtex] [PDF]
    @MastersThesis{Kon2014a,
      author =    {Brittany Kondo},
      title =    {Object-centric Temporal Navigation for Dynamic Information Visualizations},
      school =    {University of Ontario Institute of Technology},
      year =    2014
    }
  • R. Veras, “An Investigation of Semantic Patterns in Passwords,” Master’s Thesis, 2013.
    [Bibtex] [PDF]
    @MastersThesis{Ver2013aa,
      author =    {Rafael Veras},
      title =    {An Investigation of Semantic Patterns in Passwords},
      school =    {University of Ontario Institute of Technology},
      year =    2013
    }
  • M. Chang, “Exploring Entities in Text with Descriptive Non-photorealistic Rendering,” Master’s Thesis, 2012.
    [Bibtex] [PDF]
    @MastersThesis{CHA2012a,
      author =    {Meng-Wei Chang},
      title =    {Exploring Entities in Text with Descriptive Non-photorealistic Rendering},
      school =    {University of Ontario Institute of Technology},
      year =    2012
    }
  • C. Collins, “Head-Driven Statistical Parsing for Word Lattices,” Master’s Thesis, 2004.
    [Bibtex] [PDF]
    @MastersThesis{COL2004a,
      author =    {Christopher Collins},
      title =    {Head-Driven Statistical Parsing for Word Lattices},
      school =    {University of Toronto},
      year =    2004
    }

Bachelor’s Thesis

  • B. Wiser, “Test Reduction Visualization,” Bachelor’s Thesis, 2016.
    [Bibtex] [PDF]
    @BachelorsThesis{Wis2016,
      author =    {Blair Wiser},
      title =    {Test Reduction Visualization},
      school = {University of Ontario Institute of Technology},
      year = 2016
    }
  • T. Truong, “Mapping Literature with GeoMapper,” Bachelor’s Thesis, 2016.
    [Bibtex] [PDF]
    @BachelorsThesis{Tru2016,
      author =    {Thao Truong},
      title =    {Mapping Literature with GeoMapper},
      school = {University of Ontario Institute of Technology},
      year = 2016
    }
  • A. Sidhu, “PathVis: An Online Software for Visualising Locations and Character Movements in Literature,” Bachelor’s Thesis, 2015.
    [Bibtex] [PDF]
    @BachelorsThesis{Sid2015,
      author =    {Ammar Sidhu},
      title =    {PathVis: An Online Software for Visualising Locations and Character Movements in Literature},
      school = {University of Ontario Institute of Technology},
      year = 2015
    }
  • Z. Cook, “Virtual Reality Graph Interaction and Visualization,” Bachelor’s Thesis, 2014.
    [Bibtex]
    @BachelorsThesis{coo2014a,
      author =    {Zachary Cook},
      title =    {Virtual Reality Graph Interaction and Visualization},
      school = {University of Ontario Institute of Technology},
      year =   2014,
    }
  • T. Scantlebury, “SentimentState: Exploring Sentiment Analysis on Twitter,” Bachelor’s Thesis, 2014.
    [Bibtex]
    @BachelorsThesis{sca2014a,
      author =    {Taurean Scantlebury},
      title =    {SentimentState: Exploring Sentiment Analysis on Twitter},
      school = {University of Ontario Institute of Technology},
      year =   2014,
    }
  • B. Waters, “Visualization of Mutation Test Data to Aid in Test Prioritization,” Bachelor’s Thesis, 2012.
    [Bibtex] [PDF]
    @BachelorsThesis{wat2012a,
      author =    {Benjamin Waters},
      title =    {Visualization of Mutation Test Data to Aid in Test Prioritization},
      school = {University of Ontario Institute of Technology},
      year =   2012,
    }
  • B. Kondo, “Incorporating Proper Nouns into a Web-Based Document Visualization,” Bachelor’s Thesis, 2012.
    [Bibtex] [PDF]
    @BachelorsThesis{kon2012a,
      author = {Brittany Kondo},
      title = {Incorporating Proper Nouns into a Web-Based Document Visualization},
      school = {University of Ontario Institute of Technology},
      year = 2012
    }
  • E. Paluka, “Enhancing Tandem Language Learning Using an Interactive Tabletop,” Bachelor’s Thesis, 2012.
    [Bibtex] [PDF]
    @BachelorsThesis{pal2012aa,
      author = {Erik Paluka},
      title = {Enhancing Tandem Language Learning Using an Interactive Tabletop},
      school = {University of Ontario Institute of Technology},
      year = 2012
    }
  • T. Tran, “Using a Multi-Touch Surface to Create Conversation Between Two Different Languages,” Bachelor’s Thesis, 2011.
    [Bibtex] [PDF]
    @BachelorsThesis{tra2011a,
      author =    {Tony Tran},
      title =    {Using a Multi-Touch Surface to Create Conversation Between Two Different Languages},
      school = {University of Ontario Institute of Technology},
      year =   2011,
    }
  • B. Chicoine, “An Online System for Visualizing UOIT Class Schedules,” Bachelor’s Thesis, 2010.
    [Bibtex] [PDF]
    @BachelorsThesis{chi2010a,
      author =    {Bradley Chicoine},
      title =    {An Online System for Visualizing UOIT Class Schedules},
      school = {University of Ontario Institute of Technology},
      year =   2010,
    }
  • G. Maheswara, “Visualization of Thread Interleavings Produced by Java PathFinder,” Bachelor’s Thesis, 2010.
    [Bibtex] [PDF]
    @BachelorsThesis{mah2010b,
      author =    {Gowritharan Maheswara},
      title =    {Visualization of Thread Interleavings Produced by Java PathFinder},
      school = {University of Ontario Institute of Technology},
     note = {Best Poster Award},
      year =   2010,
    }

Technical Reports

  • C. Collins, “WordNet Explorer: Applying visualization principles to lexical semantics,” University of Toronto, Technical Report kmdi 2007-2, 2007.
    [Bibtex] [PDF]
    @techreport{COL2007d,
         title = {{WordNet Explorer}: Applying visualization principles to lexical semantics},
         author = {Christopher Collins},
         number = {kmdi 2007-2},
         group = {Knowledge Media Design Institute},
         year = {2007},  
         type = {Technical Report},
         institution = {University of Toronto}
    }

 

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