Publications: Conference Papers

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.
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
David Burlinson, Mihai Mehedint, Chris Grafer, Kalpathi Subramanian, Jamie Payton, Paula Goolkasian, Michael Youngblood, Robert Kosara,
BRIDGES: A System to Enable Creation of Engaging Data Structures Assignments with Real-World Data and Visualizations,
Proceedings of the 47th ACM Technical Symposium on Computing Science Education (SIGCSE), pp. 18–23, 2016.
Steve Haroz, Robert Kosara, Steven L. Franconeri,
ISOTYPE Visualization – Working Memory, Performance, and Engagement with Pictographs,
Proceedings CHI, pp. 1191–1200, 2015.
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Aritra Dasgupta, Robert Kosara,
The Importance of Tracing Data Through the Visualization Pipeline,
Beyond Time and Errors – Novel Evaluation Methods for Visualization (BELIV), 2012.
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Aritra Dasgupta, Robert Kosara, Luke Gosink,
Meta Parallel Coordinates for Visualizing Features in Large, High-Dimensional, Time-varying Data,
Symposium on Large-Scale Data Analysis and Visualization (LDAV), 2012.
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Adam Price, Cynthia GIbas, Robert Kosara,
Gene-RiViT: A Visualization Tool for Comparative Analysis of Gene Neighborhoods in Prokaryotes,
Symposium on Biological Data Visualization (BioVis), 2012.
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Aritra Dasgupta, Robert Kosara,
Privacy-Preserving Data Visualization using Parallel Coordinates,
Visualization and Data Analysis (VDA), pp. 78680O-1– 78680O-12, 2011.
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Robert Kosara,
Indirect Multi-Touch Interaction for Brushing in Parallel Coordinates,
Visualization and Data Analysis (VDA), pp. 786809-1–786809-7, 2011.
See also: demo video
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Caroline Ziemkiewicz, Robert Kosara,
Implied Dynamics in Information Visualization,
Proceedings Advanced Visual Interfaces (AVI), pp. 215–222, 2010. (acceptance rate 20%)
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Robert Kosara, Caroline Ziemkiewicz,
Do Mechanical Turks Dream of Square Pie Charts?
Proceedings BEyond time and errors: novel evaLuation methods for Information Visualization (BELIV), pp. 373–382, ACM Press, 2010.
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Alex Godwin, Remco Chang, Robert Kosara, William Ribarsky,
Visual Analysis of Entity Relationships in Global Terrorism Database,
SPIE Defense and Security, 2008.
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Remco Chang, Mohammad Ghoniem, Robert Kosara, William Ribarsky, Jing Yang, Evan Suma, Caroline Ziemkiewicz, Daniel Kern, Agus Sudjianto,
WireVis: Visualization of Categorical, Time-Varying Financial Transaction Data,
IEEE Symposium on Visual Analytics Science and Technology (VAST), pp. 155–162, 2007. (acceptance rate 42%)
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Robert Kosara,
Visualization Criticism – The Missing Link Between Information Visualization and Art,
Proceedings of the 11th International Conference on Information Visualisation (IV), pp. 631–636, 2007.
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Fabian Bendix, Robert Kosara, Helwig Hauser,
Parallel Sets: Visual Analysis of Categorical Data,
IEEE Symposium on Information Visualization (InfoVis), pp. 133–140, 2005. (acceptance rate 27%)
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Harald Piringer, Robert Kosara, Helwig Hauser,
Interactive Focus+Context Visualization with Linked 2D/3D Scatterplots,
2nd International Conference on Coordinated and Multiple Views in Exploratory Visualization (CMV), 2004.
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Peter Votruba, Silvia Miksch, Robert Kosara,
Facilitating Knowledge Maintenance of Clinical Guidelines and Protocols,
11th World Congress on Medical Informatics (MedInfo), pp. 57–61, 2004.
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Robert Kosara, Fabian Bendix, Helwig Hauser,
TimeHistograms for Large, Time-Dependent Data,
Joint Eurographics - IEEE TCVG Symposium on Visualization (VisSym), pp. 45–54, 2004. (acceptance rate 48%)
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Peter Votruba, Silvia Miksch, Andreas Seyfang, Robert Kosara,
Tracing the Formalization Steps of Textual Guidelines,
Symposium on Computerized Guidelines and Protocols (CGP), pp. 172–176, 2004.
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Robert Kosara, Gerald N. Sahling, Helwig Hauser,
Linking Scientific and Information Visualization with Interactive 3D Scatterplots,
Short Communication Papers Proceedings of the 12th International Conference in Central Europe on Computer Graphics, Visualization, and Computer Vision (WSCG), pp. 133–140, 2004.
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Peter Votruba, Silvia Miksch, Robert Kosara,
Linking Clinical Guidelines with Formal Representations,
Artificial Intelligence in Medicine (AIME), pp. 152–157, 2003.
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Johann Schrammel, Verena Giller, Manfred Tscheligi, Robert Kosara, Silvia Miksch, Helwig Hauser,
Experimental Evaluation of Semantic Depth of Field, a Preattentive Method for Focus+Context Visualization,
Proceedings of the Ninth IFIP TC13 International Conference on Human-Computer Interaction (INTERACT), pp. 888–891, 2003.
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Robert Kosara, Silvia Miksch, Andreas Seyfang, Peter Votruba,
Tools for Acquiring Clinical Guidelines in Asbru,
Proceedings of the Sixth World Conference on Integrated Design and Process Technology (IDPT), 2002.
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Robert Kosara, Silvia Miksch, Helwig Hauser, Johann Schrammel, Verena Giller, Manfred Tscheligi,
Useful Properties of Semantic Depth of Field for Better F+C Visualization,
Proceedings of the Joint Eurographics – IEEE TCVG Symposium on Visualization (VisSym), pp. 205–210, 2002. (acceptance rate 39%)
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Robert Kosara, Silvia Miksch, Helwig Hauser,
Semantic Depth of Field,
Proceedings Information Visualization (InfoVis), pp. 97–104, 2001.
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Robert Kosara, Silvia Miksch,
Visualizing Complex Notions of Time,
Proceedings of the Conference on Medical Informatics (MedInfo), pp. 211–215, 2001.
Silvia Miksch, Andreas Seyfang, Robert Kosara,
Plan Management: Supporting All Steps of Protocol Development and Deployment,
Proceedings of the EUNITE-Workshop on Intelligent Systems in Patient Care, pp. 35–42, Österreichische Computer Gesellschaft (OCG)/Austrian Computer Society, Schriftenreihe Band 154, 2001.
Silvia Miksch, Robert Kosara, Andreas Seyfang,
Is Workflow Management Appropriate for Therapy Planning?
Proceedings of the First European Workshop on Computer-based Support for Clinical Guidelines and Protocols (EWGLP 2000), pp. 53–69, 2000.
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Robert Kosara, Silvia Miksch,
A Visualization of Medical Therapy Plans compared to Gantt and PERT Charts,
Proceedings of the Seventh International Workshop on Temporal Representation and Reasoning (TIME), pp. 153–181, 2000.
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Silvia Miksch, Robert Kosara,
Communicating Time-Oriented, Skeletal Plans to Domain Experts Lucidly,
Proceedings of the 10th International Conference on Database and Expert Systems Applications (DEXA), pp. 1041–1051, 1999.
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Robert Kosara, Silvia Miksch,
Visualization Techniques for Time-Oriented, Skeletal Plans in Medical Therapy Planning,
Proceedings of the Joint European Conference on Artificial Intelligence in Medicine and Medical Decision Making (AIMDM), pp. 291–300, 1999.
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Robert Kosara, Silvia Miksch, Yuval Shahar, Peter Johnson,
AsbruView: Capturing Complex, Time-oriented Plans – Beyond Flow-Charts,
The Second Workshop on Thinking with Diagrams 1998 (TwD), pp. 119–126, 1998.
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Silvia Miksch, Robert Kosara, Yuval Shahar, Peter Johnson,
AsbruView: Visualization of Time-Oriented, Skeletal Plans,
The Fourth International Conference on Artificial Intelligence Planning Systems (AIPS), pp. 11–18, 1998.