Intelligent support of visual data analysis in Descartes

  title={Intelligent support of visual data analysis in Descartes},
  author={Gennady L. Andrienko and Natalia V. Andrienko},
  booktitle={SMARTGRAPH '02},
Descartes is a knowledge-based system supporting exploratory analysis of spatially referenced data with the use of maps. It is capable of automated generation of maps and other graphical displays that represent data selected for analysis. Besides, the system selects and combines appropriate analytical instruments (graphical displays, data transformations, interactive operations etc.) depending on the analysis task the user needs to perform and instructs the user how to employ these instruments… CONTINUE READING