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Visual Knowledge Discovery in Paleoclimatology with Parallel Coordinates

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Paleoclimatology requires the analysis of paleo time-series, obtained from a number of independent techniques. Analytical reasoning techniques that combine the judgment of paleoceanographers with automated reasoning techniques are needed to gain deep insights about complex climatic phenomena. This paper presents an interactive visual analysis method based in Parallel Coordinates that enables the discovery of unexpected relationships and supports the reconstruction of climatic conditions of the past.

This work was supported by the MCyT of Spain under Integrated Action (Spain-France) HF2004-0277 and by the Junta de Castilla y León under project SA042/02. The author would like to acknowledge Ana Mayordomo García for her assistance in the implementation of this work.

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Therón, R. (2006). Visual Knowledge Discovery in Paleoclimatology with Parallel Coordinates. In: Todorovski, L., Lavrač, N., Jantke, K.P. (eds) Discovery Science. DS 2006. Lecture Notes in Computer Science(), vol 4265. Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg.

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