Usefulness Evaluation on Visualization of Researcher Networks

Jung Hanmin, Lee Mikyoung, Sung Won-Kyung, Kim DoWan
2020 Zenodo  
This study aims to analyze and evaluate usefulness on the visualization of researcher networks from the user's perspective. We selected the following four academic information services in the viewpoint of data set and level of functionality; Authoratory, Researchgate, Biomedexperts, and Academic.research. By six IT technology researchers and professors with doctorate, the services were evaluated based on functional quality criteria of information visualization elements and on information
more » ... information quality criteria served by the elements as a user study, and we concluded that it is necessary to overcome visual complexity in information visualization of researcher networks by showing additional information and by including additional attributes.
doi:10.5281/zenodo.4134492 fatcat:z4edh3z42fgjtjnde3k7wzxcgi