From Visualization to Visually Enabled Reasoning

Joerg Meyer, Jim Thomas, Stephan Diehl, Brian Fisher & Daniel A. Keim
Interactive Visualization has been used to study scientific phenomena, analyze data, visualize information, and to explore large amounts of multi-variate data. It enables the human mind to gain novel insights by empowering the human visual system, encompassing the brain and the eyes, to discover properties that were previously unknown. While it is believed that the process of creating interactive visualizations is reasonably well understood, the process of stimulating and enabling human reasoning with the aid...