Individualization of 2D color maps for people with color vision deficiencies
KAUST DepartmentVisual Computing Center (VCC)
Computer, Electrical and Mathematical Sciences and Engineering (CEMSE) Division
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Abstract2D color maps are often used to visually encode complex data characteristics such as heat or height. The comprehension of color maps in visualization is affected by the display (e.g., a monitor) and the perceptual abilities of the viewer. People with color vision deficiencies, such as red-green blindness, face difficulties when using conventional color maps. We propose a novel method for adapting a color map to an individual person, by having the user sort lines extracted from a given color map.
CitationWaldin N, Bernhard M, Rautek P, Viola I (2016) Individualization of 2D color maps for people with color vision deficiencies. Proceedings of the 32nd Spring Conference on Computer Graphics - SCCG ’16. Available: http://dx.doi.org/10.1145/2948628.2948643.
SponsorsThis project has been funded by the Vienna Science and Technology Fund (WWTF) through project VRG11-010 and also supported by EC Marie Curie Career Integration Grant through project PCIG13- GA-2013-618680.
Conference/Event name32nd Spring Conference on Computer Graphics, SCCG 2016
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