Physical Visualization and Personal Visual Analytics
Jennifer Payne, Sheelagh Carpendale, and Anthony Tang. (2014). Physical Visualization and Personal Visual Analytics. In PVA 2014: A Personal Perspective on Visualization and Visual Analytics - Workshop at DIS 2014.
Personal data is increasing in both volume and variety. Personal visual analytics (PVA) can help us to make use of such data. How might physical visualizations serve in this context? Such representations of data can be aesthetically pleasing and may feel less task-like; in some situations, physical visualizations also improve information retrieval over screen-based representations.