Diagrammatic Representation and Inference

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

  • Philip Cox
  • Beryl Plimmer
  • Peter Rodgers
Conference proceedings Diagrams 2012

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
    2. Peter C. -H. Cheng
      Pages 178-192
  11. Investigating Aesthetics

    1. Helen C. Purchase, Euan Freeman, John Hamer
      Pages 200-213
    2. Richard Lowe, Jean-Michel Boucheix
      Pages 233-240
  12. Applications of Diagrams

    1. Petros Papapanagiotou, Jacques Fleuriot, Sean Wilson
      Pages 241-255
    2. David L. Mason, James E. Corter, Barbara Tversky, Jeffrey V. Nickerson
      Pages 277-290
  13. Posters

    1. Gem Stapleton, John Howse, Peter Chapman, Ian Oliver, Aidan Delaney
      Pages 291-293
    2. Hossein Afshari, Kerem Seyid, Alexandre Schmid, Yusuf Leblebici
      Pages 297-299
    3. Lorenz Demey
      Pages 300-302
    4. Lillian P. Fanjoy, A. Luke MacNeill, Lisa A. Best
      Pages 303-305
    5. Kai Xu, Chris Rooney, Peter Passmore, Dong-Han Ham
      Pages 306-308
    6. Peter C. -H. Cheng
      Pages 309-311
    7. Christopher Durugbo, Ashutosh Tiwari, Jeffrey R. Alcock
      Pages 315-317
    8. Jim Burton, Gem Stapleton, John Howse
      Pages 318-320
    9. Renata de Freitas, Petrucio Viana
      Pages 324-326
    10. Alexandra Bonnici, Kenneth Camilleri
      Pages 327-329
    11. Ryo Takemura, Atsushi Shimojima, Yasuhiro Katagiri
      Pages 330-333
    12. Gyuchan Thomas Jun, Cecily Morrison, Christopher O’Loughlin, P. John Clarkson
      Pages 340-342
    13. Miao-Hsuan Yen, Chieh-Ning Lee, Yu-Chun Yang
      Pages 343-345
    14. Jon Nicholson, Aidan Delaney
      Pages 346-348
    15. Breno Bitarello, Pedro Atã, João Queiroz
      Pages 349-351

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
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2012
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Computer Science Computer Science (R0)
  • 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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