We are an interdisciplinary group of faculty interested in visualization research. Our foci include information visualization, visual communication and design, data and visual analytics, and visualization in fields of business, journalism, humanities, and education.

NEWS & EVENTS

Sadana presents Touch Visualization Research

June 9, 2016

Ramik Sadana presents a paper about visualization on tablets at EuroVis ’16

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Stasko inducted into the CHI Academy

May 9, 2016

John Stasko has been inducted into the ACM CHI Academy

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Distinguished VIS Lecture

April 23, 2016

Jarke van Wijk from Eindhoven University of Technology presents research on visual analytics in healthcare
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Basole authors CACM article

Feb, 2016

Rahul Basole’s recent article about enterprise strategy via visual analytics appeared in CACM

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GT Vis Lab receives MS Surface Hub

Feb, 2016

Microsoft donates 85-inch Surface Hub to the Visualization Lab

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PROJECTS

PEOPLE

Rahul C. Basole

ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR

Enterprise Science
Information Visualization
Strategic Decision Support

Email | basole@gatech.edu
URL | entsci.gatech.edu

Polo Chau

ASSISTANT PROFESSOR

Graph Analytics
Visual Analytics
Data Mining

Email | polo@gatech.edu
URL | poloclub.gatech.edu

Alex Endert

ASSISTANT PROFESSOR

Visual Analytics
Data Visualization
Human-Computer Interaction

Email | endert@gatech.edu
URL | va.gatech.edu

Jim Foley

PROFESSOR

Information Visualization
Human-Computer Interaction

Email: foley@cc.gatech.edu

John Stasko

PROFESSOR

Information visualization
Visual analytics
Human-computer interaction

Email | stasko@cc.gatech.edu

URL | Information Interfaces

COURSES

UNDERGRADUATE

The presentation of primarily abstract data to help people understand, analyze and make sense of data.
Course Link | Basole | Foley | Stasko
Next Offering: Fall ’16

This course will introduce you to broad classes of techniques and tools for analyzing and visualizing data at scale. It emphasizes how to combine computation and visualization to perform effective analysis.

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Next Offering: Fall ’15

Presents principles and practices guiding the development of emerging digital genres. Emphasis on maximizing the affordances of the computer in organizing and communicating complex information. Course Link |Le Dantec Next Offering: Fall ’15

Examines ways in which forms and media of communication— in this case, data— create and are created by other cultural constructs. Course Link | Bolter Next Offering: Spring ’16

GRADUATE

Study of Computer Visualization Principles, techniques, and tools used for explaining and understanding symbolic, structured, and/or hierarchical information. Includes data and software visualization.
Course Link | Stasko | Endert
Next Offering: Fall ’16

This course will introduce you to broad classes of techniques and tools for analyzing and visualizing data at scale. It emphasizes how to combine computation and visualization to perform effective analysis. Course Link | Chau Next Offering: Fall ’16

Cognitive processes involved in gaining insights and understanding from data through interactive visual interfaces. How interactive analytic interfaces can help enhance cognitive analytical processes. Course Link | Endert Next Offering: Spring ’18

Understanding how to support corporate executives’ operational and strategic decisions using interactive visual analytic tools. Challenges and approaches to identify, analyze, and visualize and implement complex enterprise data and implementing solutions in organizational contexts. Examples from global innovation, manufacturing, and healthcare.

Course Link | Basole

Next Offering : TBD

This project studio will prepare students to engage with emergent practices in journalism that harness visualization to tell stories with and about data. Course Link | Loukissas Next Offering: TBD

Explores visual media through a mutually instructive and integrated interplay between critical analyses and the creation of digital artifacts. Course Link | JafariNaimi Next Offering: TBD