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Research Interests

The study of visual thinking and communication: how it works, and how we can make it work better; how leveraging the visual system - the largest single system in your brain - can help people think, remember, and communicate more efficiently.

Education/Academic qualification

Psychology; Cognition, Brain, & Behavior, PhD, Harvard University

… → 2004

Psychology; Cognition, Brain, & Behavior, MA, Harvard University

… → 2001

Cognitive Science and Computer Science, BA, Rutgers - The State University of New Jersey, New Brunswick

… → 1999

Research interests

  • Visual Cognition

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Grants 2006 2023

Research Output 2000 2019

1 Citation (Scopus)

Correlation judgment and visualization features: A comparative study

Yang, F., Harrison, L. T., Rensink, R. A., Franconeri, S. & Chang, R., Mar 1 2019, In : IEEE Transactions on Visualization and Computer Graphics. 25, 3, p. 1474-1488 15 p., 8305493.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Visualization
2 Citations (Scopus)

Face to face: Evaluating visual comparison

Ondov, B., Jardine, N., Elmqvist, N. & Franconeri, S., Jan 1 2019, In : IEEE Transactions on Visualization and Computer Graphics. 25, 1, p. 861-871 11 p., 8440856.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Data visualization
Mirrors
Experiments
1 Citation (Scopus)

Gestalt similarity groupings are not constructed in parallel

Yu, D., Tam, D. & Franconeri, S., Jan 1 2019, In : Cognition. 182, p. 8-13 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

grouping
Group
Grouping
Gestalt
experiment

Mitigating the Attraction Effect with Visualizations

Dimara, E., Bailly, G., Bezerianos, A. & Franconeri, S., Jan 1 2019, In : IEEE Transactions on Visualization and Computer Graphics. 25, 1, p. 850-860 11 p., 8440809.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Visualization
Data visualization
Decision making

Perceptual proxies for extracting averages in data visualizations

Yuan, L., Haroz, S. & Franconeri, S., Apr 15 2019, In : Psychonomic Bulletin and Review. 26, 2, p. 669-676 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Proxy
Cues
Education
Research
Visualization