Publications

    Accepted (Publication dates are unknown though some preprints are available)

  1. Constructive Visual Analytics for Text Similarity Detection. A. Abdul-Rahman, G. Roe, M. Olsen, C. Gladstone, R. Whaling, N. Cronk, R. Morrissey, and M. Chen. In Computer Graphics Forum, 36(1):237-248, 2017. (Presented in EuroVis 2016.) [DOI]
  2. Re-spatialization of time series plots. A. Abdul-Rahman, S. Walton, K. Bemis, J. Lein, K. Coles, D. Silver, and M. Chen. Accepted by Information Visualization, Sage Journal, 2016. [DOI]
  3. 2017

  4. Empirically measuring soft knowledge in visualization. N. Kijmongkolchai, A. Abdul-Rahman, and M. Chen. To appear in Computer Graphics Forum, 36(3), 2017. (Presented in EuroVis 2017.)
  5. Quill: A Framework for Constructing Negotiated Texts – with a Case Study on the US Constitutional Convention of 1787. Nicholas Cole, Alfie Abdul-Rahman, and Grace Mallon. In ACM Joint Conference on Digital Libraries (JCDL), 2017. [Vannevar Bush Best Paper Award]
  6. JazzCats – A Collection of Aggregated RDF Triples Tracing Performance History Through Musicological Data. D. Bangert, A. Abdul-Rahman, and T. Nurmikko-Fuller. In Rich Semantics and Direct Representation (RICH) Workshop co-located with ACM Joint Conference on Digital Libraries (JCDL), 2017.
  7. Quill: Reconstructing the Secretary's Desk for the Records of the 1787 Convention. N. Cole, A. Abdul-Rahman, G. Mallon, and K. Howarth. In Digital Humanities 2017, Montreal, Canada, 2017. [Abstract]
  8. All the Things You Are: Accessing An Enriched Musicological Prosopography Through JazzCats. T. Nurmikko-Fuller, D. Bangert, and A. Abdul-Rahman. In Digital Humanities 2017, Montreal, Canada, 2017. [Abstract]
  9. 2016

  10. On the Description of Process in Digital Scholarship. D. De Roure, P. Willcox, and A. Abdul-Rahman. In Proceedings of the 1st Workshop on Humanities in the Semantic Web (WHiSE) co-located with 13th ESWC Conference 2016 (ESWC 2016). [PDF]
  11. I Know Where You Live: Inferring Details of People's Lives by Visualizing Publicly Shared Location Data. I. Liccardi, A. Abdul-Rahman, and M. Chen. In Proceedings ACM SIGCHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems 2016 (CHI), 2016. [Best of CHI Honorable Mention] [DOI]
  12. 2015

  13. A Multi-task Comparative Study on Scatter Plots and Parallel Coordinates Plots. R. Kanjanabose, A. Abdul-Rahman, and M. Chen. In Computer Graphics Forum, 34(3):261-270, 2015. (Presented in EuroVis 2015.) [DOI]
  14. Visualizing Text Alignments: Image Processing Techniques for Locating 18th-Century Commonplaces. G. Roe, A. Abdul-Rahman, M. Chen, C. Gladstone, R. Morrissey and M. Olsen. In Digital Humanities 2015, Sydney, Australia, 2015. [Abstract]
  15. 2014

  16. Repeated Measures Design in Crowdsourcing-based Experiments for Visualization. A. Abdul-Rahman, K. J. Proctor, B. Duffy, and M. Chen. In Proceedings BELIV 2014. [DOI]
  17. Opportunities and Challenges for Privacy-Preserving Visualization of Electronic Health Record Data. A. Dasgupta, E. Maguire, A. Abdul-Rahman, and M. Chen. In Proceedings EHRVis 2014 (Visualizing Electronic Health Record Data).
  18. Comparing Three Designs of Macro-Glyphs for Poetry Visualization. A. Abdul-Rahman, E. Maguire, and M. Chen. In Proceedings of EuroVis 2014, Short Paper, 2014. [DOI] [PDF]
  19. 2013

  20. Rule-based Visual Mappings - with a Case Study on Poetry Visualization. A. Abdul-Rahman, J. Lein, K. Coles, E. Maguire, M. Meyer, M. Wynne, C. R. Johnson, A. Trefethen, and M. Chen. In Computer Graphics Forum, 32(3):381-390, 2013. (Presented in EuroVis 2013.) [DOI] [PDF] [BibTex]
  21. Freedom and Flow: A New Approach to Visualizing Poetry. A. Abdul-Rahman, K. Coles, J. Lein and M. Wynne. In Digital Humanities 2013, Lincoln, Nebraska, 2013. [Abstract]
  22. 2012

  23. An Empirical Study on Using Visual Embellishments in Visualization. R. Borgo, A. Abdul-Rahman, F. Mohamed, P. W. Grant, I. Reppa, L. Floridi, and M. Chen. In IEEE Transactions on Visualization and Computer Graphics, 18(12): 2759 - 2768, 2012. (Presented in IEEE VisWeek 2012.) [DOI]
  24. 2009

  25. Cascaded Dynamic Templates for Active Documents. J. Lumley and A. Abdul-Rahman. In Tech. Report HPL-2009-143, 2009. [PDF]
  26. Automatic Pagination of HTML Documents in a Web Browser. A. Abdul-Rahman, R. Gimson and J. Lumley. In Tech. Report HPL-2009-123, 2009. [PDF]
  27. 2008

  28. Automated Repurposing of Implicitly Structured Documents. H. Balinsky, A. Wiley, M. Rhodes, and A. Abdul-Rahman. In ACM DocEng 08, 2008. [DOI]
  29. 2006

  30. Physically-based Rendering and Algebraic Manipulation of Volume Models. A. Abdul-Rahman. PhD thesis, University of Wales Swansea, 2006.
  31. 2005

  32. Spectral Volume Rendering based on the Kubelka-Munk Theory. A. Abdul-Rahman and M. Chen. In Computer Graphics Forum, 24(3):413-422, 2005. (Presented in EG 2005.) [DOI]

Published Images

Front cover: Ice Streaming as a Result of Coupling between Ice and Subglacial Hydrology, A. Abdul-Rahman, T. M. Kyrke-Smith, R. F. Katz and A. C. Fowler. In Proceedings of the Royal Society A, 470 (2162), Feb 2014.