A typology for visualizing uncertainty

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dc.contributor.author Thomson, J en
dc.contributor.author Hetzler, B en
dc.contributor.author MacEachren, A en
dc.contributor.author Gahegan, Mark en
dc.contributor.author Pavel, M en
dc.contributor.editor Erbacher, RF en
dc.contributor.editor Roberts, JC en
dc.contributor.editor Grohn, MT en
dc.contributor.editor Borner, K en
dc.coverage.spatial San Jose, CA en
dc.date.accessioned 2011-08-10T22:17:35Z en
dc.date.issued 2005 en
dc.identifier.citation Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering. 5669: 146-157. 2005 en
dc.identifier.isbn 0-8194-5642-X en
dc.identifier.issn 0277-786X en
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/2292/7272 en
dc.description.abstract Information analysts, especially those working in the field of intelligence analysis, must assess not only the information presented to them, but the confidence they have in that information. Visual representations of information are challenged to incorporate a notion of confidence or certainty because the factors that influence the certainty or uncertainty of information vary with the type of information and the type of decisions being made. Visualization researchers have no model or framework for describing uncertainty as it relates to intelligence analysis, thus no consistent basis for constructing visualizations of uncertainty. This paper presents a typology describing the aspects of uncertainty related to intelligence analysis, drawing on frameworks for uncertainty representation in scientific computing. en
dc.publisher SPIE-INT SOC OPTICAL ENGINEERING en
dc.relation.ispartof Conference on Visualization and Data Analysis 2005 en
dc.relation.ispartofseries Proceedings of SPIE - Visualization and Data Analysis 2005 en
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dc.rights.uri https://researchspace.auckland.ac.nz/docs/uoa-docs/rights.htm en
dc.subject Science & Technology en
dc.subject Technology en
dc.subject Imaging Science & Photographic Technology en
dc.subject uncertainty en
dc.subject framework en
dc.subject geospatial information en
dc.title A typology for visualizing uncertainty en
dc.type Conference Item en
dc.identifier.doi 10.1117/12.587254 en
pubs.begin-page 146 en
pubs.volume 5669 en
dc.rights.holder Copyright: 2005 Conference on Visualization and Data Analysis en
pubs.author-url http://spie.org/Publications/Proceedings/Paper/10.1117/12.587254 en
pubs.end-page 157 en
pubs.finish-date 2005-01-20 en
pubs.start-date 2005-01-16 en
dc.rights.accessrights http://purl.org/eprint/accessRights/RestrictedAccess en
pubs.subtype Proceedings en
pubs.elements-id 194870 en
pubs.org-id Science en
pubs.org-id School of Computer Science en
pubs.record-created-at-source-date 2013-06-05 en


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