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Discipline name H-index Citations Publications World Ranking National Ranking
Computer Science D-index 117 Citations 89,709 524 World Ranking 59 National Ranking 39

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Awards & Achievements

2015 - Fellow, National Academy of Inventors

2010 - Member of the National Academy of Engineering For research, software development, and scholarly texts concerning human-computer interaction and information visualization.

2000 - Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS)

1997 - ACM Fellow Ben Shneiderman has been a leader in the field of computer-human interaction, seeking to extend benefits of computing technology to a broad constituency.

Overview

What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Artificial intelligence
  • Operating system
  • The Internet

His main research concerns Human–computer interaction, User interface, Information visualization, Visualization and World Wide Web. A large part of his Human–computer interaction studies is devoted to Usability. Ben Shneiderman is interested in User interface design, which is a branch of User interface.

His research in Information visualization intersects with topics in Visual analytics, Data science, Data visualization, Information retrieval and Visibility. The Visualization study which covers Interface that intersects with Information exploration and Natural language. His World Wide Web study incorporates themes from Sorting and Focus.

His most cited work include:

  • Designing the User Interface: Strategies for Effective Human-Computer Interaction (5480 citations)
  • The eyes have it: a task by data type taxonomy for information visualizations (3723 citations)
  • Readings in Information Visualization: Using Vision to Think (3044 citations)

What are the main themes of his work throughout his whole career to date?

Ben Shneiderman mainly focuses on Human–computer interaction, User interface, World Wide Web, Information visualization and Visualization. His study in Human–computer interaction concentrates on User interface design and Usability. The concepts of his User interface study are interwoven with issues in User experience design and Interface.

His study of Hypertext is a part of World Wide Web. Information visualization is closely attributed to Visual analytics in his work. His Visualization study integrates concerns from other disciplines, such as Information retrieval and Data science.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Human–computer interaction (24.02%)
  • User interface (20.87%)
  • World Wide Web (17.19%)

What were the highlights of his more recent work (between 2009-2021)?

  • Data science (10.76%)
  • Visualization (13.65%)
  • World Wide Web (17.19%)

In recent papers he was focusing on the following fields of study:

The scientist’s investigation covers issues in Data science, Visualization, World Wide Web, Information visualization and Visual analytics. His Data science research is multidisciplinary, incorporating perspectives in Domain, Event, Health care and Interactive visualization. His Visualization research is multidisciplinary, incorporating elements of User interface, Information retrieval and Usability.

His biological study focuses on User interface design. The concepts of his World Wide Web study are interwoven with issues in Conversation and Information seeking. His Information visualization study frequently intersects with other fields, such as Node.

Between 2009 and 2021, his most popular works were:

  • Analyzing Social Media Networks with NodeXL: Insights from a Connected World (726 citations)
  • Interactive dynamics for visual analysis (320 citations)
  • LifeFlow: visualizing an overview of event sequences (223 citations)

In his most recent research, the most cited papers focused on:

  • Artificial intelligence
  • Operating system
  • The Internet

Data science, Information visualization, Visualization, Visual analytics and World Wide Web are his primary areas of study. His study focuses on the intersection of Information visualization and fields such as Usage data with connections in the field of Electronic health record. His work deals with themes such as User interface, Usability and Organizational network analysis, which intersect with Visualization.

Within one scientific family, Ben Shneiderman focuses on topics pertaining to Human–computer interaction under User interface, and may sometimes address concerns connected to Multimedia. His studies deal with areas such as Context, Analytics, Internet privacy and Statistical hypothesis testing as well as Visual analytics. He combines subjects such as Conversation, Information seeking and Key with his study of World Wide Web.

This overview was generated by a machine learning system which analysed the scientist’s body of work. If you have any feedback, you can contact us here.

Best Publications

Designing the User Interface: Strategies for Effective Human-Computer Interaction

Ben Shneiderman.
(1987)

17483 Citations

Readings in Information Visualization: Using Vision to Think

Stuart K. Card;Jock D. Mackinlay;Ben Shneiderman.
(1999)

6457 Citations

The eyes have it: a task by data type taxonomy for information visualizations

B. Shneiderman.
ieee symposium on visual languages (1996)

6342 Citations

Designing The User Interface

Ben Shneiderman.
(2013)

3676 Citations

Tree visualization with tree-maps: 2-d space-filling approach

Ben Shneiderman.
ACM Transactions on Graphics (1992)

2057 Citations

Tree-maps: a space-filling approach to the visualization of hierarchical information structures

Brian Johnson;Ben Shneiderman.
ieee visualization (1991)

1933 Citations

Analyzing Social Media Networks with NodeXL: Insights from a Connected World

Derek Hansen;Ben Shneiderman;Marc A. Smith.
(2010)

1512 Citations

Software psychology: Human factors in computer and information systems (Winthrop computer systems series)

Ben Shneiderman.
(1980)

1490 Citations

Visual information seeking: tight coupling of dynamic query filters with starfield displays

Christopher Ahlberg;Ben Shneiderman.
human factors in computing systems (1994)

1466 Citations

Software psychology : human factors in computer and information systems

Ben Shneiderman.
(1980)

1450 Citations

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