Christopher Collins

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Dr. Christopher Collins is the Canada Research Chair in Linguistic Information Visualization and an Associate Professor of Computer Science at the University of Ontario Institute of Technology (UOIT).  His research focus is interdisciplinary, combining information visualization and human-computer interaction with natural language processing to address the challenges of information management and the problems of information overload.  His work has been published in many venues including IEEE Transactions on Visualization and Computer Graphics, and has been featured in popular media such as the Toronto Star and the New York Times Magazine.  Dr. Collins is a past member of the executive of the IEEE Visualization and Graphics Technical Committee and the IEEE VIS Conference Organizing Committee, and received his PhD in Computer Science from the University of Toronto. 


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CFP: 2016 Workshop on Visualization for the Digital Humanities

October 23 2016
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We invite contributions for the 2016 Workshop on Visualization for the Digital Humanities . This will be a one day workshop taking place as part of IEEE VIS 2016 in Baltimore, MD. The purpose of this workshop is to propose new research directions in visualization for the digital...
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