Perceptual measures for effective visualizations

Holly Rushmeier, Harrison Barrett, Penny Rheingans, Sam Uselton, Andrew Watson

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9 Scopus citations


Measuring the effectiveness of visualizations is considered to be a challenging task. Up to the present, questions still abound on how this step should be taken. This report promotes discussion of research or development that is needed for improving the measurement of visualization effectiveness. A debate is also initiated on whether general measurements are possible, or whether all visualization is case specific.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Number of pages3
StatePublished - 1997
EventProceedings of the 1997 IEEE Visualization Conference - Phoenix, AZ, USA
Duration: Oct 19 1997Oct 24 1997


OtherProceedings of the 1997 IEEE Visualization Conference
CityPhoenix, AZ, USA

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Software
  • General Computer Science
  • General Engineering
  • Computer Graphics and Computer-Aided Design


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