Visualization of knowledge structures

Xia Lin, Yen Bui, Dongming Zhang

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2 Scopus citations


In this article, Visual Concept Explorer (VCE), a concept mapping tool, is introduced and its design principles are described. VCE creates dynamic concept maps for the user and facilitates user's visual interaction to concepts and documents. Its central idea is to make implicit knowledge structures explicit. As an example of practical knowledge mapping application, VCE has characteristics of both information visualization and knowledge visualization.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Article number4272024
Pages (from-to)476-481
Number of pages6
JournalProceedings of the International Conference on Information Visualisation
StatePublished - Oct 23 2007
Event11th International Conference Information Visualization, IV 2007 - Zurich, Switzerland
Duration: Jul 4 2007Jul 6 2007

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Software
  • Signal Processing
  • Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition


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