Funding Highlights Sensemaking Visual Analytics

Patterns of Life Visualisation (Phase 1 – 2014, £90K, Phase 2 – 2014-2015, £120k)

The project designs, implements, and evaluates new Visual Analytic tool for Pattern-of-Life analysis, which tries to understand and predict movement patterns of individuals or small groups.

Highlights Papers Provenance Sensemaking Visual Analytics

Analytic Provenance for Sensemaking: A Research Agenda (CG&A 2015)

This is the outcomes from the analytic provenance workshop organised at VIS 2014. It provides an overview of the research related to analytic provenance and the challenges/open problems it faces (a lot). PDF (IEEE digital library Xplore)  

Data & Knowledge Funding Highlights Provenance Sensemaking Visual Analytics

Open-Source Big Data Insight (2014-2015, £80k)

A project to build the Big Data infrastructure /Data Lake for the visual analysis of open-source intelligence data.

Highlights Papers Sensemaking Visual Analytics

Concern Level Assessment: Building Domain Knowledge into a Visual System to Support Network Security Situation Awareness (Information Visualisation Journal 2014)

This is a detailed report of our winner entry to the VAST challenge 2012.

Highlights Provenance Sensemaking Services Visual Analytics

Provenance for Sensemaking Workshop at IEEE VIS 2014 (Paris, France)

I am co-chairing a workshop on Provenance and Sensemaking at the IEEE VIS conference week in Paris. The submission deadline has now passed, but you can still join the discussions at the workshop during the conference. Hope to see you there!

Funding Highlights Sensemaking Visual Analytics

High-Dimensional Visualisation for Big Data (2014-2015, £20k)

A data visualisation project to understand how interactive projection technique can help user improve their understanding of data with very high dimensionality.

Awards Highlights Provenance Sensemaking Social media Visual Analytics

VAST Visual Analytics Challenge 2014 – Honorable Mention

This year, the Visual Analytics challenge organised by the IEEE VAST (Visual Analytics Science & Technology) conference again had a mini-challenge on Twitter data, and it is (near) real-time this time. The task is to monitor the Twitter feed and provide (near) real-time updates on important events that are happening and find information related to a […]

Highlights Papers Visual Analytics

Book chapter on Multivariate Network Visualisation

T. J. Jankun-Kelly, T. Dwyer, D. Holten, C. Hurter, M. Nöllenburg, C. Weaver, and K. Xu, “Scalability Considerations for Multivariate Graph Visualization,” in Multivariate Network Visualization, A. Kerren, H. C. Purchase, and M. O. Ward, Eds. Springer International Publishing, 2014, pp. 207–235. PDF. Multivariate network is a quite challenging problem: it involves both the network structure […]

Data & Knowledge Funding Highlights Invited talks Networks Provenance Sensemaking Social media Visual Analytics

Invited Talk at the Data Visualisation Workshop

The workshop is organised by the Creative Industry Knowledge Transfer Network and was held at the Nesta in London. The workshop had some excellent speakers and I am quite honoured to be invited. Below are the presentation slides.

Data & Knowledge Funding Highlights Sensemaking Visual Analytics

Funding: Multiple Source Information Assimilation to Support Decision-Making (2013-2015, £200k)

A £200k two-year project funded by the Defence Human Capability Science & Technology Centre. The project applies Visual Analytics technique to support sense making in intelligence analysis and I will be working with collaborators from BAE systems, MASS, and Cranfield university.