In Defence of Visual Analytics Systems: Replies to Critics

  title={In Defence of Visual Analytics Systems: Replies to Critics},
  author={Aoyu Wu and Dazhen Deng and Furui Cheng and Yingcai Wu and Shixia Liu and Huamin Qu},
  journal={IEEE transactions on visualization and computer graphics},
  • Aoyu WuDazhen Deng Huamin Qu
  • Published 24 January 2022
  • Computer Science
  • IEEE transactions on visualization and computer graphics
The last decade has witnessed many visual analytics (VA) systems that make successful applications to wide-ranging domains like urban analytics and explainable AI. However, their research rigor and contributions have been extensively challenged within the visualization community. We come in defence of VA systems by contributing two interview studies for gathering critics and responses to those criticisms. First, we interview 24 researchers to collect criticisms the review comments on their VA… 

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