Steve Haroz

Postdoc Researcher

Papers and Articles

Four Types of Ensemble Coding in Data Visualizations

Danielle Albers Szafir, Steve Haroz, Michael Gleicher, Steven Franconeri

Journal of Vision 2016 (GitHub) (pdf)

The Connected Scatterplot for Presenting Paired Time Series

Steve Haroz, Robert Kosara, Steven Franconeri

Transactions on Visualization and Computer Graphics 2016 (pdf) (demo)

ISOTYPE Visualization – Working Memory, Performance, and Engagement with Pictographs

Steve Haroz, Robert Kosara, Steven Franconeri

CHI 2015 (pdf) (demo)

How Capacity Limits of Attention Influence Information Visualization Effectiveness [Best Paper award]

Steve Haroz, David Whitney

InfoVis 2012 (pdf) (demos)
Reference repulsion in the categorical perception of biological motion

Timothy D. Sweeny, Steve Haroz, David Whitney

Vision Research 2012 (pdf)
Perceiving group behavior: Sensitive ensemble coding mechanisms for biological motion of human crowds

Timothy D. Sweeny, Steve Haroz, David Whitney

Journal of Experimental Psychology: HP&P 2012 (pdf) (demo)
Seeing the Difference between Cosmological Simulations

Steve Haroz, Katrin Heitmann

Computer Graphics & Applications 2008 (pdf) (website)
Multiple Uncertainties in Time-Variant Particle Data

Steve Haroz, Kwan-Liu Ma, Katrin Heitmann

IEEE Pacific Visualization 2008 (pdf) (presentation) (website)
Layout of Multiple Views for Volume Visualization: A User Study

Daniel Lewis, Steve Haroz, Kwan-Liu Ma

International Symposium on Visual Computing 2006 (pdf) (presentation)
Natural Visualizations

Steve Haroz, Kwan-Liu Ma

EuroVis 2006 (pdf) (website)

Abstracts and Posters

Perception of Feature Distributions Requires Focal Subselection

Dian Yu, Steve Haroz, Steven Franconeri

Poster at Object Perception Attention & Memory 2016
Moving Transparent Statistics Forward at CHI 2017

Matthew Kay, Steve Haroz, Shion Guha, Pierre Dragicevic, and Chat Wacharamanotham

Call for Participation
How can we improve empirical research on understanding visual information?

Steve Haroz, Pierre Dragicevic, Ron Rensink, Jessica Hullman, Matthew Kay

Panel at IEEE VIS 2016 (website)
Ensemble Perception Omits Spatial Information about Features

Dian Yu, Steve Haroz, Steven Franconeri

Poster at VSS 2016
Transparent Statistics in CHI

Matthew Kay, Steve Haroz, Shion Guha, Pierre Dragicevic

SIG Meeting at CHI 2016 (website) (pdf)
Summary Statistical Perception: An Efficient Visual Mechanism for Perceiving Social Information in Crowds

Timothy D. Sweeny, Steve Haroz, David Whitney

Presented by Tim at SPSP 2015
Serial Search Can Occur in Multiple Feature Dimensions at the Same Time

Steve Haroz, William Prinzmetal, David Whitney

Journal of Vision    Poster at VSS 2014    (pdf)

Global – Not Local – Variance Impacts Search [Best Poster award]

Steve Haroz, David Whitney

Journal of Vision    Poster at VSS 2013    (pdf)
Just walk away: Reference repulsion in the perception of crowd behavior

Timothy D. Sweeny, Steve Haroz, David Whitney

Journal of Vision    Poster at VSS 2012
Seeing the Direction of a Crowd: Ensemble Coding of Biological Motion

Timothy D. Sweeny, Steve Haroz, David Whitney

Journal of Vision    Presented by Tim at VSS 2011    (see the demo!)
Temporal Thresholds for Feature Detection in Flow Visualization

Steve Haroz, David Whitney

Applied Perception in Graphics and Visualization 2010 (pdf)
Free Your Data! Cenimation: Visualization for Constrained Displays

Sophie Engle, James Shearer, Michael Ogawa, Steve Haroz, Kwan-Liu Ma

Creative Winner for Infovis 2006 Contest (website)

Thesis

Perception and Attention for Visualization

Steve Haroz

(pdf)

Images

An image on the cover of the IEEE VisWeek 2012 program
(pdf)
A figure in A Faster Fast Fourier Transform.
IEEE Spectrum, March 2012 (web)
One image in Next-Generation Visualization Technologies: Enabling Discoveries at Extreme Scale.
SciDAC Review, 12:12-21, Spring 2009 (pdf)
Two images on the back cover of the IEEE Pacific Visualization 2008 proceedings (36MB pdf)
One image in τεχνη: A First Step
SIGCSE 2004 (pdf)

Invited Talks

IEEE VIS 2016
CHI 2016
Northwestern Postdocoral Forum
UIC Electronic Visualization Lab
CHI 2015
VisWeek 2012
Pacific Vis 2008
EuroVis 2006

Reviewer for

Behavioral Science & Policy
CHI
CHI: Work In Progress
Cognitive Science
Journal of Vision
EuroVis
InfoVis
Interaction Homme-Machine
Pacific Graphics
PacificVis
SciVis
TVCG
Vision Research
and others