Category Archives: Displays

Development of A Thesaurus-enhanced Visual Interface for Multilingual Digital Libraries

Citation: Ali Shiri, Stan Ruecker, Ximena Rossello, Matthew Bouchard, Paras Mehta(2007), Development of A Thesaurus-enhanced Visual Interface for Multilingual Digital Libraries. pp.1-8.Available at http://www.ualberta.ca/~sruecker/links/07_Shiri_Thesaurus.pdf What the paper describes is a little similar with the previous one (Ali Shiri, Stan Ruecker, … Continue reading

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Exploratory Interaction with Information through Visualization and Semantics: Designing a Visual User Interface Using the UNESCO Multilingual Thesaurus

Citation: Ali Shiri, Stan Ruecker, Carlos Fiorentino, Amy Stafford, Matthew Bouchard(2010),Exploratory Interaction with Information through Visualization and Semantics: Designing a Visual User Interface Using the UNESCO Multilingual Thesaurus,pp.1-8. Available at http://www.cais-acsi.ca/proceedings/2010/CAIS021_Shirieetal_Final.pdf Summary The paper reports on the design of a … Continue reading

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Information is Beautiful

There are plenty of good examples and inspirations of how information can be displayed.  Here are the three most popular collections of information visualization samples.  Many are beautiful, but not many are meaningful to the viewer.  Could KOS structures help … Continue reading

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Visual Interfaces for Semantic Information Retrieval and Browsing

Katy Borner(2002).Visual Interfaces for Semantic Information Retrieval and Browsing. Groimenko, Vladimir and Chen, Chaomei(Eds), Visualizing the Semantic Web: XML-based Internet and Information Visualization, Springer Verlag, Chapter 7, pp. 99-115 Summary The paper describes several approaches to semantic information retrieval and … Continue reading

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Supporting user tasks through visualisation of light-weight ontologies

Fluit, C., Sabou, M., & Van Harmelen, F. (2003). Supporting user tasks through visualisation of light-weight ontologies. In Handbook on Ontologies in Information Systems (pp. 415–434). Springer-Verlag. This paper explores how to use visualizations in ontology-based semantic web. Based on … Continue reading

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Ontology visualization methods – a survey

Citation Akrivi Katifori, Constantin Halatsis, George Lepouras, Costas Vassilakis, Eugenia Giannopoulou. Ontology visualization methods – a survey. ACM Computing Surveys (CSUR), 2007(39):10:1-10:39 Summery This paper overviews different technologies for ontology visualization. It is an attempt to summarize existing literature related … Continue reading

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Digital Concept Maps for Managing Knowledge and Information

Citation Tergan, S.-O., T. Keller, et al. (2005). Digital Concept Maps for Managing Knowledge and Information. Knowledge and Information Visualization, Springer Berlin / Heidelberg. 3426: 185-204. Summary The key findings from this paper were the importance of concept mapping features … Continue reading

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Collaborative Knowledge Visualization for Cross-Community Learning

Citation: Novak, J., Wurst, M. (2005). Collaborative Knowledge Visualization for Cross-Community Learning. Knowledge and Information Visualization, Springer Berlin / Heidelberg. 3426: 95-116. Summary: This paper primarily deals with developing a tool for sharing knowledge among individual users and a community … Continue reading

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Capturing knowledge about philosophy

Citation: Pasin, M., Motta, E., & Zdrahal, Z. (2007). Capturing knowledge about philosophy. In Proceedings of the 4th international conference on Knowledge capture (pp. 47-54). Whistler, BC, Canada: ACM. Goals of Research: Development of an ontology to support annotating and … Continue reading

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