Visual discovery and model-driven explanation of time series patterns

  title={Visual discovery and model-driven explanation of time series patterns},
  author={Advait Sarkar and Martin Spott and Alan F. Blackwell and Mateja Jamnik},
  journal={2016 IEEE Symposium on Visual Languages and Human-Centric Computing (VL/HCC)},
  • Advait SarkarM. Spott M. Jamnik
  • Published 1 September 2016
  • Computer Science
  • 2016 IEEE Symposium on Visual Languages and Human-Centric Computing (VL/HCC)
Gatherminer is an interactive visual tool for analysing time series data with two key strengths. First, it facilitates bottom-up analysis, i.e., the detection of trends and patterns whose shapes are not known beforehand. Second, it integrates data mining algorithms to explain such patterns in terms of the time series' metadata attributes - an extremely difficult task if the space of attribute-value combinations is large. To accomplish these aims, Gatherminer automatically rearranges the data to… 

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