Publications

2018

Sean McGregor, Rachel Houtman, Ronald Metoyer, and Thomas Dietterich. 2019. Connecting Conservation Research and Implementation: Building a Wildfire Assistant, Artificial Intelligence and Conservation. Cambridge. Cambridge University Press.
Poorna Talkad-Sukumar and Ronald Metoyer . 2019. Expert Intuitions and Biases: Towards Using Visualization in Holistic Reviews. Cognitive Biases in Decision Making.
Talkad-Sukumar, P., Metoyer, R., and He, S., “Making a Pecan Pie: Understanding and Supporting the Holistic Review Process in Admissions,CSCW 2018 – To Appear
Poorna Talkad Sukumar and Ronald Metoyer Towards Designing Unbiased Replication Articles Studies in Information Visualization”, BELIV 2018- To appear.
Cheng, J. Goodrum, M.Micayla Goodrum, Cleland-Huang, J., and Metoyer, R. How Do Practitioners Perceive Assurance Cases in Safety-Critical Software Systems? In Proceedings of CHASE 2018
Metoyer, R., Scheirer, W., Zhi, Q. and Janczuk, B. (2018). Coupling Story to Visualization: Using Textual Analysis as a Bridge Between Data and Interpretation. Intelligent User Interfaces, 2018
Zhi, Q., Lin, S., He, S., Metoyer, R., & Chawla, N. V. (2018, March). (Poster) VisPod: Content-Based Audio Visual Navigation. In Proceedings of the 23rd International Conference on Intelligent User Interfaces Companion (p. 10). ACM.

2017

McGregor, S., Buckingham, H., Dietterich, T., Houtman, R., Montgomery, C., and Metoyer, R. (2017), Interactive Visualization for Testing Markov Decision Procsses: MDPvis, Journal of Visual Languages and Computing 39, 93-106
Goodrum, M., Cleland-Huang, J., Lutz, R., Cheng, J., & Metoyer, R. (2017, September). What Requirements Knowledge Do Developers Need to Manage Change in Safety-Critical Systems?. In Requirements Engineering Conference (RE), 2017 IEEE 25th International(pp. 90-99). IEEE.
Almusaly, I., Metoyer, R., and Jensen, C. (2017). Syntax-Directed Keyboard Extension Evoluation and Evaluation. To appear in the Proceedings of Visual Languages and Human-Centric Computing Conference (VL/HCC).
Talkad Sukumar, P., Metoyer, R., & He, Shuai. (2017). Holistic Reviews in Admissions: Reviewer Biases and Visualization Strategies to Mitigate Them. In proceedings of the DECISIVe Workshop, IEEE VIS 2017.
McGregor, S., Houtman, R., Mongomery, C., Metoyer, R., Dietterich, T. (2017). Visualizing High-Dimensional MDPs with Model-Free Monte Carlo, In proceedings of The Multi-disciplinary Conference on Reinforcement Learning and Decision Making (RLDM).
Dodge, J., Hilton, M., Metoyer, R., Hunter, J., Smeltzer, K., Vijay, C., Atkinson, A. (To Appear), Deriving Age Diverse Personas from a Participatory Design Study on Home Electricity Feedback. In Extended Abstracts of the 2017 ACM annual conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems,ACM
Zhi, Q. and Metoyer, R. (2017) Recognizing Handwritten Source Code, In Proceedings of Graphics Interface.
Jiang, S., Armaly, A., McMillan, C., Zhi, Q., & Metoyer, R. (2017). Docio: documenting API input/output examples. In Proceedings of the 25th International Conference on Program Comprehension(pp. 364-367). IEEE Press.
Oscar, N., Mejía, S., Metoyer, R., & Hooker, K. (2017) Towards Personalized Visualization: Information Granularity, Situation, and Personality. In Proceedings of the 2017 Conference on Designing Interactive Systems(pp. 811-819). ACM.
He, S., Kerrigan, D., & Metoyer, R. (2017). Nutrition Bytes: Visualizing Food Content. IEEE VIS 2017 Poster Extended Abstract
Zhi, Q., He, S., & Metoyer, R. (2017). VisPod: A Visual Audio Player for Content Exploration. IEEE VIS 2017 Poster Extended Abstract

2016

McGregor, S., Houtman, R., Buckingham, H., Montgomery, C., Metoyer, R., & Dietterich, T. G. (2016). Fast Simulation for Computational Sustainability Sequential Decision Making Problems. In Proceedings of the 4th International Conference on Computational Sustainability. Ithaca, New York.
Michael Hilton, Nicholas Nelson, Hugh McDonald, Sean McDonald, Ron Metoyer, and Danny Dig. TDDViz: Using Software Changes to Understand Conformance to Test Driven Development. Agile Processes, in Software Engineering, and Extreme Programming: 17th International Conference (XP 2016)

2015

McGregor, S., Buckingham, H., Houtman, R., Montgomery, C., Metoyer, R., & Dietterich, T. G. (2015). MDPvis: An Interactive Visualization for Testing Markov Decision Processes. In AAAI Fall Symposium on Sequential Decision Making for Intelligent Agents.
McGregor, S., Buckingham, H., Dietterich, T., Houtman, R., Montgomery, C., and Metoyer, R. (2015) Facilitating Testing and Debugging of Markov Decision Processes with Interactive Visualization, IEEE Symposium on Visual Languages and Humen-Centric Computing.(To Appear)
Almusaly, I., Metoyer, R. (2015), A Syntax-Directed Keyboard Extension for Writing Source Code on Touchscreen Devices (2015) IEEE Symposium on Visual Languages and Human-Centric Computing.(To Appear)
Nambirajan, S., Metoyer, R., Pandya, S. (2015) Visual Analysis of Attorney Portfolio Diversity, Poster. (To Appear)

2014

Pham, T., Jones, J., Metoyer, R., and Colwell, R. (2014) Toward Exploratory Analysis of Diversity Unified Across Fields of Study: An Information Visualization Approach, Environmental Earth Sciences, 1-23.
Karen Hooker, Nilam Ram, Tuan Pham & Ron Metoyer (2014) Capturing Intraindividual Variation and Covariation Constructs: Using Multiple Time-Scales to Assess Construct Reliability and Construct Stability, Research in Human Development, 11(2), 91-107.
Pham T., Metoyer, R., Bezrukova, K., and Spell, C. (2014) Visualization of Cluster Structure and Separation in Multivariate Mixed Data: A Case Study of Diversity Faultlines in Work Teams. Computers & Graphics, 38, 117-130.
Smeltzer, K., Erwig, M., & Metoyer, R. (2014). A transformational approach to data visualization. In Proceedings of the 2014 International Conference on Generative Programming: Concepts and Experiences (pp. 53-62). ACM.
Oscar, N., Mejia, S., Metoyer, R., and Hooker, K. (2014) Adaptive and Personalized. In PVA 2014 Workshop at DIS2014
Mejia, S., Oscar, N., Metoyer, R., Hooker, K. (November 2014) Age Differences in the Cost and Benefit of Visualizations That (mis)Match the Complexity of Inquiry. Paper to be presented at the 67th Annual Scientific Meetings of the Gerontological Society of America, Washington, DC.

2013

Pham, T., Jones, J., Metoyer, R., Swanson, F., & Pabst, R. (2013). Interactive visual analysis promotes exploration of long-term ecological data. Ecosphere, 4(9), art112.
Hooker, K., Choun, S., Mej&iacutea, S., Pham, T., & Metoyer, R. (2013). A microlongitudinal study of the linkages among personality traits, self-regulation, and stress in older adults. Research in Human Development, 10(1), 26-46.
Mejia, S., Oscar, N., Metoyer, R., Pham, T., and Hooker, K. (November 2013) Older Adults Use Visualization of Their Data When Time is Available and Need is Salient. Paper presented at the 66th Annual Scientific Meetings of the Gerontological Society of America, New Orleans, LA.

2012

T. Pham, S. Mej&iacutea, R. Metoyer, K. Hooker. 2012. The Effects of Visualization Feedback on Promoting Health Goal Progress in Older Adults, Short Paper in Proceedings of Eurographics Conference on Visualization (EuroVis), 2012 .
Cody Dunne, Nathalie Henry Riche, Bongshin Lee, Ron Metoyer and George Robertson. 2012. GraphTrail: Analyzing Large Multivariate, Heterogeneous Networks while Supporting Exploration History. In Proceedings of ACM SIGCHI
Ronald Metoyer, Bongshin Lee, Nathalie Henry Riche and Mary Czerwinski. 2012. Understanding the Verbal Language and Structure of End-User Descriptions of Data Visualizations. In Proceedings of ACM SIGCHI 2012 Extended Abstracts
Allen, P., Mejia, S., Hooker, K., Ko, H., Choun, S., Pham, T., Metoyer, R. (November, 2012) The Role of Trait Neuroticism, Self-Perceptions of Aging, and Daily Perceptions of Usefulness for Perceived Stress. Paper presented at the 65th Annual Scientific Meetings of the Gerontological Society of America, San Diego, CA.
Ko, H., Mejia, S., Hooker, K., Choun, S. Pham, T., Metoyer, R. (November, 2012) Consistency in Daily Goal Progress: Possible Selves. Paper presented at the 65th Annual Scientific Meetings of the Gerontological Society of America, San Diego, CA.
Hooker, K., Mejia, S., Pham, T., Metoyer, R., Ram, N. (November, 2012) Burst vs. Daily Measurement: Issues in Capturing Intraindividual Variability. Paper presented at the 65th Annual Scientific Meetings of the Gerontological Society of America, San Diego, CA.

2011

T. Pham, S. Highland, R. Metoyer, D. Henshaw, J. Miller, J. Jones. Interactive Visualization of Spatial and Temporal Patterns of Diversity and Abundance. In Proceedings of Environmental Information Management, pp. 104-110, Publisher of University of California, 2011
Srinivasan, M. ,Metoyer, R.A. 2011. Semi-Automatic End-User Tools for Construction of Virtual Avatar Behaviors, In Proceedings of the Sixteenth Annual International Conference on 3D Web Technology, pp.121-128.
Ko; S. Mejia; S. Choun; T. Pham; R. Metoyer; & K. Hooker (November, 2011). Possible Selves in Action: Promoting Social Goal Progress for Older Adults. Paper presented at the 64th Annual Scientific Meetings of the Gerontological Society of America, Boston, MA.
Mejia; T. Pham; S. Choun; R. Metoyer; K. Hooker (November, 2011). Capturing 100 Days of Self-Regulation Processes via the Web: Design, Implementation, and Evaluation. Paper presented in a Symposium, The Digital Frontier of Aging Research: Emerging Methods in Microlongitudinal Studies (Organizers: S. Mejia & K. Hooker) at the 64th Annual Scientific Meetings of the Gerontological Society of America, Boston, MA.
Mejia; S. Choun; T. Pham; R. Metoyer; K. Hooker (November, 2011). The Daily Social Context of Goal Progress: Processes of Support, Hindrance and Satisfaction. Paper presented at the 64th Annual Scientific Meetings of the Gerontological Society of America, Boston, MA.

2010

Pham, Tuan, Hess, Rob, Ju, Crystal, Zhang, Eugene, Metoyer, Ronald. 2010. Visualization of Diversity in Large Multivariate Data Sets, Visualization and Computer Graphics, IEEE Transactions on , vol.16, no.6, pp.1053-1062.
Riche, Y., Dodge, J., Metoyer, R. 2010. Studying Always-On Electricity Feedback in the Home, In CHI 2010: Proceedings of the 28th international conference on Human factors in computing systems, Atlanta, GA. pp. 1995 – 1998.
Metoyer, R., Stumpf, S., Neumann, C., Dodge, J., Cao, J. and Schnabel, A.
Explaining How To Play Real-time Strategy Games, Knowledge-Based Systems
Journal 23(4) pp. 295-301
Choun, S., Mejía,S., Pham, T., Metoyer, R., & Hooker, K. (November, 2010). The effect of traits and states in predicting health goal progress. Paper presented in a Symposium, Personality and Health Research in Adulthood and Old Age (Organizer: H. King) at the 63rd Annual Scientific Meeting of the Gerontological Society of America, New Orleans, LA.

2009

<Metoyer, R., Stumpf, S., Neumann, C., Dodge, J., Cao, J. and Schnabel, A. 2009. Explaining How To Play Real-time Strategy Games, In Proceedings of AI-2009 Twenty-ninth International Conference on Artificial Intelligence, Cambridge, England
Dodge, J., Metoyer, R.A., and Gunter, K.B. 2009. Implications for An Exercise
Prescription Authoring Notation, In Proceedings of the 2009 Symposium on Visual
Languages and Human Centric Computing, Corvallis, Oregon. pp. 7 – 14.
Neumann, C., Metoyer, R.A., and Burnett, M. 2009. End-User Strategy
Programming. Journal of Visual Languages and Computing, 20(1), pp. 16-29.
T. Pham, R. Hess, C. Ju, R. Metoyer, J. Gilbert. What Does Diversity Look Like?. Poster Session at IEEE VisWeek 2009<

1997 – 2008

Metoyer, R.A., Zordan, V.B., Hermens, B., Wu, C., and Soriano, M., 2008.
Psychologically Inspired Anticipation and Dynamic Response for Impacts to the
Head and Upper Body. IEEE Transactions on Visualization and Computer
Graphics.14(1), 173-185.
Terra, S., and Metoyer, R. (2007) A Performance-Based Technique for Timing Keyframe Animations. Graphical Models 69(2), 89-105.
Zordan, V.B., Macchietto, A., Medina, J., Soriano, M., Wu, C.C., Metoyer, R., Rose, R. (2007) Anticipation from
example, ACM Virtual Reality Software and Technology (VRST), (pp. 81-84).
Dagit, J., Lawrance, J., Neumann, C., Burnett, M., Metoyer, R. and Adams, S. (2006) Using Cognitive Dimensions: Advice from the Trenches. Journal of Visual Languages and Computing, 17(4), 302-327.
Srinivasan, M., Metoyer, R. and Mortensen, E. (2005) Controllable real-time locomotion using mobility maps. Graphics Interface, (pp. 51-59)
Casburn, L., Srinivasan M., Metoyer, R., and Quinn, M. (2005) A data-driven model of pedestrian movement. 3rd International Conference on Pedestrian and Evacuation Dynamics. (pp. 189-200).
Orth, U. and Metoyer, R. (2005) Consumer behavior in 3-dimensional virtual wine stores, Proceedings of the 2nd International Wine Marketing Symposium
Metoyer, R., and Hodgins, J. (2004) Reactive Pedestrian Path Following from Examples. The Visual Computer, 20(10), 635-649.
Terra, S., and Metoyer, R.A. (2004) Performance timing for keyframe animation. ACM SIGGRAPH/Eurographics Symposium on Computer Animation, (pp. 253-258).
Quinn, M. and Metoyer, R. (2003) Parallel implementation of the social forces model. Proceedings of the Second International Conference in Pedestrian and Evacuation Dynamics, (pp. 63-74).
Metoyer, R. and Hodgins, J. (2003) Reactive pedestrian path following from examples. Proceedings of the 16th International Conference on Computer Animation and Social Agents, (pp. 149-156)..
Metoyer, R., Xu, L, and Srinivasan, M. (2003) A tangible interface for high-level direction of multiple animated characters. Proceedings of Graphics Interface 2003, (pp. 167-176).
Metoyer, R. and Hodgins, J. (2000) Animating athletic motion planning by example. Proceedings of Graphics Interface 2000, (pp. 61-68).
Dinh,Q., Metoyer, R., and Turk, G. (1998) Real-time lighting changes for image-based rendering. Proceedings of the IASTED International Conference, Computer Graphics and Imaging. (pp. 58-63).
Brogan, D., Metoyer, R., and Hodgins, J.K. (1998) Dynamically Simulated Characters in Virtual Environments. IEEE Computer Graphics and Applications, 18(5), 58-69.
Brogan, D.C., Metoyer, R.A., and Hodgins, J.K., (1997) Dynamically Simulated Characters in Virtual Environments. SIGGRAPH 1997 Animation Sketches.