The Challenge of Semantic Symmetry in Visualization

@article{Goebel2014TheCO,
  title={The Challenge of Semantic Symmetry in Visualization},
  author={Randy Goebel and Wei Shi and Yuzuru Tanaka},
  journal={2014 18th International Conference on Information Visualisation},
  year={2014},
  pages={27-33}
}
We present a fundamental problem which arises within an emerging theory of visualization, and provide examples that illustrate the challenge of what we call semantic symmetry. This theory of visualization distinguishes data domains (e.g., Numbers and symbols) from picture domains (e.g., Shapes, shading, colour), and provides a framework for specifying a… CONTINUE READING