Stefan Jänicke, Christian Heine, Ralf Stockmann, Gerik Scheuermann


The amount of online data annotated with geospatial and temporal metadata has grown rapidly in the recent years. Social networks like Flickr and Twitter are popular providers of masses of such data, but are hard to browse. Many systems exist that can show the data’s geospatial distribution in a map widget and their temporal distribution in a time widget, allowing these widgets to become dynamic-query-like filters for data. We present a web application that combines several existing approaches and supports comparison of multiple, potentially large result sets of textual queries in a geospatial and temporal context with extended interaction capabilities. We validate our approach with several case studies and our tool’s learnability in a field experiment.


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Paper Citation

in Harvard Style

Jänicke S., Heine C., Stockmann R. and Scheuermann G. (2012). COMPARATIVE VISUALIZATION OF GEOSPATIAL-TEMPORAL DATA . In Proceedings of the International Conference on Computer Graphics Theory and Applications and International Conference on Information Visualization Theory and Applications - Volume 1: IVAPP, (VISIGRAPP 2012) ISBN 978-989-8565-02-0, pages 613-625. DOI: 10.5220/0003833406130625

in Bibtex Style

author={Stefan Jänicke and Christian Heine and Ralf Stockmann and Gerik Scheuermann},
booktitle={Proceedings of the International Conference on Computer Graphics Theory and Applications and International Conference on Information Visualization Theory and Applications - Volume 1: IVAPP, (VISIGRAPP 2012)},

in EndNote Style

JO - Proceedings of the International Conference on Computer Graphics Theory and Applications and International Conference on Information Visualization Theory and Applications - Volume 1: IVAPP, (VISIGRAPP 2012)
SN - 978-989-8565-02-0
AU - Jänicke S.
AU - Heine C.
AU - Stockmann R.
AU - Scheuermann G.
PY - 2012
SP - 613
EP - 625
DO - 10.5220/0003833406130625