Diagrammatic Representation and Inference

7th International Conference, Diagrams 2012, Canterbury, UK, July 2-6, 2012. Proceedings

  • Philip Cox
  • Beryl Plimmer
  • Peter Rodgers

Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 7352)

Also part of the Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence book sub series (LNAI, volume 7352)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
  2. Keynote

  3. Tutorial

    1. Dave Barker-Plummer, John Etchemendy, Michael Murray, Emma Pease, Nik Swoboda
      Pages 3-3
  4. Workshops

    1. Peter Chapman, Luana Micallef
      Pages 4-4
    2. Richard Cox, Jonathan San Diego
      Pages 5-5
    3. Cagatay Goncu, Kim Marriott
      Pages 6-6
  5. Graduate Student Symposium

  6. Psychological and Cognitive Issues

    1. Richard Burns, Sandra Carberry, Stephanie Elzer, Daniel Chester
      Pages 8-22
    2. Barbara Tversky, James E. Corter, Lixiu Yu, David L. Mason, Jeffrey V. Nickerson
      Pages 23-34
  7. Diagram Layout

    1. Michael Wybrow, Kim Marriott, Peter J. Stuckey
      Pages 51-64
    2. Lars Kristian Klauske, Christoph Daniel Schulze, Miro Spönemann, Reinhard von Hanxleden
      Pages 65-79
    3. Christian Ernstbrunner, Josef Pichler
      Pages 80-94
  8. Diagrams and Data Analysis

    1. Cengiz Acartürk
      Pages 95-101
    2. Michael Burch, Michael Raschke, Miriam Greis, Daniel Weiskopf
      Pages 102-116
    3. Michael T. Bradley, Andrew Brand, A. Luke MacNeill
      Pages 117-123
    4. Takeshi Sugio, Atsushi Shimojima, Yasuhiro Katagiri
      Pages 124-131
  9. Venn and Euler Diagrams

    1. Paolo Bottoni, Gennaro Costagliola, Andrew Fish
      Pages 148-162
  10. Reasoning with Diagrams

    1. Matej Urbas, Mateja Jamnik, Gem Stapleton, Jean Flower
      Pages 163-177

About these proceedings


This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the 7th International Conference on Theory and Application of Diagrams, Diagrams 2012, held in Canaterbury, UK, in July 2012. The 16 long papers, 6 short papers and 21 poster abstracts presented were carefully reviewed and selected from 83 submissions. The papers are organized in keynotes, tutorial, workshops, graduate student symposium and topical sections on psychological and cognitive issues, diagram layout, diagrams and data analysis, Venn and Euler diagrams, reasoning with diagrams, investigating aesthetics, applications of diagrams.


cognitive science computer graphics human-computer interaction information visualization logics

Editors and affiliations

  • Philip Cox
    • 1
  • Beryl Plimmer
    • 2
  • Peter Rodgers
    • 3
  1. 1.Faculty of Computer ScienceDalhousie UniversityHalifaxCanada
  2. 2.Department of Computer ScienceUniversity of AucklandAucklandNew Zealand
  3. 3.School of ComputingUnviersity of KentCanterburyUK

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-642-31223-6
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2012
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Computer Science
  • Print ISBN 978-3-642-31222-9
  • Online ISBN 978-3-642-31223-6
  • Series Print ISSN 0302-9743
  • Series Online ISSN 1611-3349
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