Diagrammatic Representation and Inference: 4th International Conference, Diagrams 2006, Stanford, CA, USA, June 28-30, 2006, Proceedings

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Dave Barker-Plummer, Richard Cox, Nik Swoboda
Springer Science & Business Media, Jun 22, 2006 - Computers - 304 pages
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Proceedings of the 4th International Conference on Theory and Application of Diagrams, Stanford, CA, USA in June 2006. 13 revised full papers, 9 revised short papers, and 12 extended abstracts are presented together with 2 keynote papers and 2 tutorial papers. The papers are organized in topical sections on diagram comprehension by humans and machines, notations: history, design and formalization, diagrams and education, reasoning with diagrams by humans and machines, and psychological issues in comprehension, production and communication.

 

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Contents

The Hierarchy as an Illustrative Case
1
Learning by Producing Diagrams
12
Eye Fixations and Diagrammatic Reasoning
13
CrossCultural UserExperience Design
16
Communicative Signals as the Key to Automated Understanding of Simple Bar Charts
25
On Line Elaboration of a Mental Model During the Understanding of an Animation
40
From Diagrams to Models by Analogical Transfer
55
A Beginning
70
Changing Perceptions of Animated Diagrams
168
The Visual and Verbal as Modes to Express Understanding of the Human Body
173
Evidence from Cladograms in Biology
176
Active Comparison as a Means of Promoting the Development of Abstract Conditional Knowledge and Appropriate Choice of Diagrams in Math Wo...
181
Synthesizing Visual and Action Routines Using Constraint Programming
196
Diagrams That Hurt
199
Diagrams as Physical Models
204
Visual Creative Design with the Assistance of Curious Agents
218

Syntactic Variety in Boundary Logic
73
Fixing Shins Reading Algorithm for Peirces Existential Graphs
88
Use of Composite Heliographs for Representing Multiple Patterns
93
The Visual Language of Graphics
104
Simple or What?
109
Topological Relations of Arrow Symbols in Complex Diagrams
112
Diagrams in the Logic of Euclidean Geometry
127
Rise and Fall of the First Software Engineering Notation
130
Reasoning by Intervals
145
Generalizing Spiders
148
Diagrams in Second or Foreign Language Learning??
151
Evaluation of ERST An External Representation Selection Tutor
154
The Logic of Geometric Proof
221
Exploring the Effect of Animation and Progressive Revealing on Diagrammatic Problem Solving
226
Visual Focus in ComputerAssisted Diagrammatic Reasoning
241
A Physiological Examination of the Perception of Scatterplots
244
Using Research Diagrams for Member Validation in Qualitative Research
258
Androcentric Preferences for Visuospatial Representations of Gender Differences
263
Exploring the Notion of Clutter in Euler Diagrams
267
Using Channel Theory to Account for Graphical Meaning Generations
283
Making the Case for Spatial Cognition
286
Author Index
301
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