2017

Hanfei Lin, Siyuan Gao, David Gotz, Fan Du, Jingrui He, Nan Cao
RCLens: Interactive Rare Category Exploration and Identification
IEEE TVCG, accepted


Boxin Du, Si Zhang, Nan Cao, Hanghang Tong
FIRST: Fast Interactive Attributed Subgraph Matching
ACM KDD 2017, accepted


Liangyue Li, Hanghang Tong, Yong Wang, Conglei Shi, Nan Cao, Norbou Buchler
Is the Whole Greater Than the Sum of Its Parts?
ACM KDD 2017, accepted


Fan Du, Nan Cao, Yu-Ru Lin, Panpan Xu, Hanghang Tong
iSphere: Focus+Context Sphere Visualization for Interactive Large Graph Exploration
ACM sigCHI 2017

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Dawei Zhou, Arun Karthikeyan, Kangyang Wang, Nan Cao, Jingrui He
Discovering rare categories from graph streams
Data Minining and Knowledge Discovery. 31(2): 400-423 (2017)

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Liangyue Li, Hanghang Tong, Nan Cao, Kate Ehrlich, Yu-Ru Lin, Norbou Buchler
Enhancing Team Composition in Professional Networks: Problem Definitions and Fast Solutions
IEEE Transactions on Knowledge and Data Engineering 29(3): 613-626 (2017)

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Wenchao Wu, Yixian Zheng, Nan Cao, Haipeng Zeng, Bing Ni, Huamin Qu, Lionel M. Ni
MobiSeg: Interactive Region Segmentation Using Heterogeneous Mobility Data
IEEE PasificVis 2017

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Nan Cao, Yu-Ru Lin, David Gotz, Fan Du
Z-Glyph: Visualizing Outliers in Multivariate Data
Information Visualization

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2016

Yixian Zheng, Wenchao Wu, Haipeng Zeng, Nan Cao, Huamin Qu, Mingxuan Yuan, Jia Zeng, and Lionel M. Ni
TelcoFlow: Visual Exploration of Collective Behaviors Based on Telco Data
IEEE Big Data 2016

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Zhida Sun, Mingfei Sun, Nan Cao, Xiaojuan Ma
VideoForest: Interactive Visual Summarization of Video Streams Based on Danmu Data
ACM SIGGRAPH Asia 2016

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Xiaojuan Ma, Nan Cao
Video-based Evanescent, Anonymous, Asynchronous Social Interaction: Motivation and Adaption to Medium
ACM CSCW 2017

paper

Yanhong Wu, Nan Cao, Daniel Archambault, Huamin Qu, Weiwei Cui
Evaluation of Graph Sampling: A Visualization Perspective
IEEE InfoVis 2016

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Yixian Zheng, Wenchao Wu,Shun Sun, Nan Cao, Huamin Qu
Focus+Context Grouping for Animated Transitions
ChinaVis 2016 (Honorable Mention)

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Panpan Xu, Nan Cao, John Stasko, Huamin Qu
Interactive Visual Co-Cluster Analysis of Bipartite Graphs
IEEE PasificVis 2016

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David Gotz, Shun Sun, Nan Cao
Adaptive Contextualization: Combating Bias During High-Dimensional Visualization and Data Selection
ACM IUI 2016 (Best Paper)

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2015



Nan Cao, Conglei Shi, Sabrina Lin, Jie Lu, Yu-Ru Lin, Ching-Yung Lin
TargetVue : Visual Analysis of Anomalous User Behaviors in Online Communication Systems
IEEE Transaction on Visualization and Computer Graphics (VAST'15)

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Nan Cao,Yu-Ru Lin, Fan Du, Dashun Wang
Episogram: Visual Summarization of Egocentric Social Interactions
IEEE Computer Graphics and Applications

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Xiangmin Fan, Youming Liu, Nan Cao, Jason Hong, Jingtao Wang
MindMiner: Quantifying Entity Similarity via Interactive Distance Metric Learning (demo paper)
IUI 2015

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Nan Cao, Yu-Ru Lin, Liangyue Li, HangHang Tong, g-Miner: Interactive Visual Group Mining on Multivariate Graphs, ACM CHI 2015
Liangyue Li, HangHang Tong, Nan Cao, Kate Ehrlich, Yu-Ru Lin and Norbou Buchler, Replacing the Irreplaceable: Fast Algorithms for Team Member Recommendation, WWW 2015

CHI paper | WWW paper | video

Fan Du, Nan Cao, Nan Cao, Jian Zhao, Yu-Ru Lin.
Trajectory Bundling for Animated Transitions
ACM CHI 2015

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Nan Cao, Lu Lu, Yu-Ru Lin, Fei Wang, Zhen Wen
SocialHelix: Visual Analysis of Sentiment Divergence in Social Media
Journal of Visualization, May 2015, Volume 18, Issue 2, pp 221-235

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2014

Nan Cao, David Gotz, and Lu Lu
UnTangle: Visual Mining for Data with Uncertain Multi-labels via Triangle Map
ICDM 2014

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Jian Zhao, Nan Cao, Zhen Wen, Yale Song, Yu-Ru Lin and Christopher Collins
FluxFlow: Visual Analysis of Anomalous Information Spreading on Social Media
IEEE VAST 2014 (Honorable Mention)

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Lu Lu, Nan Cao, Siyuan Liu, Lionel Ni, Xiaoru Yuan, and Huamin Qu
MVisual Analysis of Uncertainty in Trajectories
PaKDD 2014

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2013

Panpan Xu, Fan Du, Nan Cao, Conglei Shi, Hong Zhou, and Huamin Qu
Visual Analysis of Set Relations in a Graph, Computer Graphics Forum
EuroVis 2013

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2012

Nan Cao, Yu-Ru Lin, Xiaohua Sun, David Lazer, Shixia Liu, and Huamin Qu
Whisper: Tracing the Spatiotemporal Process of Information Diffusion in Real Time
IEEE InfoVis 2012

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2011


Nan Cao, David Gotz, Jimeng Sun, Yu-Ru Lin, and Huamin Qu
SolarMap: Multifaceted Visual Analytics for Topic Exploration
IEEE ICDM 2011

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Nan Cao,David Gotz, Jimeng Sun, and Huamin Qu
DICON : Interactive Visual Analysis of Multidimensional Clusters
IEEE InfoVis 2011

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Wei Wei, Nan Cao, Jon Atle Gulla, and Huamin Qu
Visual Analysis of the Impact of Online News
IEEE/WIC/ACM International Conference on Web Intelligence 2011

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2010

Nan Cao, Jimeng Sun, Yu-Ru Lin, David Gotz, Shixia Liu, and Huamin Qu
FacetAtlas: Multifacet Visualization for Rich Text Corpora
IEEE InfoVis 2010

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Yu-Ru Lin, Jimeng Sun, Nan Cao,and Shixia Liu
ContexTour: Contextual Contour Visual Analysis on Dynamic Multi-Relational Clustering
SDM 2010

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before 2010

Ching-Yung Lin, Nan Cao, Shixia Liu, Spiros Papadimitriou, Jimeng Sun, and Xifeng Yan
SmallBlue: Social Network Analysis for Expertise Search and Collective Intelligence
IEEE ICDE 2009

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Lei Shi, Nan Cao,Shixia Liu, Weihong Qian, Li Tan, Guodong Wang, Jimeng Sun, and Ching-Yung Lin
HiMap: Adaptive visualization of large-scale online social networks
IEEE PacificVis 2009

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Jimeng Sun, Spiros Papadimitriou, Ching-Yung Lin, Nan Cao, Shixia Liu, and Weihong Qian
Content-based Social Network Exploration Through Multi-way Visual Analysis
SDM 2009

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Shixia Liu, Nan Cao,and Hao Lv
Interactive Visual Analysis of the NSF Funding Information
IEEE PacificVis 2008

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Nan Cao, Shixia Liu, and Hui Su
Peony : A Light Weighted Interactive InfoVis Toolkit
HCHI 2006

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