Selected Publications

Robert Kosara,
An Empire Built On Sand: Reexamining What We Think We Know About Visualization,
Proceedings BEyond time and errors: novel evaLuation methods for Information Visualization (BELIV), 2016.
Drew Skau, Robert Kosara,
Arcs, Angles, or Areas: Individual Data Encodings in Pie and Donut Charts,
Computer Graphics Forum (Proceedings EuroVis), vol. 35, no. 3, pp. 121–130, 2016. DOI: 10.1111/cgf.12888
Robert Kosara, Drew Skau,
Judgment Error in Pie Chart Variations,
Short Paper Proceedings of the Eurographics/IEEE VGTC Symposium on Visualization (EuroVis), pp. 91–95, 2016. DOI: 10.2312/eurovisshort.20161167
Robert Kosara,
Presentation-Oriented Visualization Techniques,
Computer Graphics and Applications (CG&A), vol. 36, no. 1, pp. 80–85, 2016.
Steve Haroz, Robert Kosara, Steven L. Franconeri,
The Connected Scatterplot for Presenting Paired Time Series,
Transactions on Visualization and Computer Graphics (TVCG), 2016. DOI: 10.1109/TVCG.2015.2502587
Steve Haroz, Robert Kosara, Steven L. Franconeri,
ISOTYPE Visualization – Working Memory, Performance, and Engagement with Pictographs,
Proceedings CHI, pp. 1191–1200, 2015.
Robert Kosara, Jock Mackinlay,
Storytelling: The Next Step for Visualization,
IEEE Computer (Special Issue on Cutting-Edge Research in Visualization), vol. 46, no. 5, pp. 44–50, 2013.
Also in: IEEE Computing Now, January 2014
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Caroline Ziemkiewicz, Robert Kosara,
Laws of Attraction: From Perceived Forces to Conceptual Similarity,
Transactions on Visualization and Computer Graphics (Proceedings InfoVis), vol. 16, no. 6, pp. 1009–1016, 2010. (acceptance rate 26%)
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Robert Kosara,
Turning a Table into a Tree: Growing Parallel Sets into a Purposeful Project,
in Steele, Iliinsky (eds), Beautiful Visualization, pp. 193–204, O'Reilly Media, 2010.
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Robert Kosara, Fabian Bendix, Helwig Hauser,
Parallel Sets: Interactive Exploration and Visual Analysis of Categorical Data,
Transactions on Visualization and Computer Graphics (TVCG), vol. 12, no. 4, pp. 558–568, 2006.
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Robert Kosara, Silvia Miksch, Helwig Hauser,
Semantic Depth of Field,
Proceedings Information Visualization (InfoVis), pp. 97–104, 2001.