Computer Science @ University of St Andrews

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Dr Miguel Nacenta

Dr Miguel Nacenta

Director of Postgraduate Research

Position: Senior Lecturer

Research profile

Email (@st-andrews.ac.uk): mans

Office: JC0.11 - Jack Cole Building, North Haugh

Phone: +44 (0)1334 46 3265

Home page: https://miguel.host.cs.st-andrews.ac.uk

Recent Publications

Reading small scalar data fields: color scales vs. Detail on Demand vs. FatFonts

Manteau, C, Nacenta, M & Mauderer, M 2017, Reading small scalar data fields: color scales vs. Detail on Demand vs. FatFonts. in Proceedings of the 2017 Graphics Interface conference. Canadian Human-Computer Communications Society, Graphics Interface 2017, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, 16-19 May.

Bottom-up vs. top-down: trade-offs in efficiency, understanding, freedom and creativity with InfoVis tools

Mendez, GG, Hinrichs, U & Nacenta, M 2017, Bottom-up vs. top-down: trade-offs in efficiency, understanding, freedom and creativity with InfoVis tools. in Proceedings of the 2017 CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems. ACM, ACM CHI 2017 Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems, Denver, United States, 6-11 May. DOI: 10.1145/3025453.3025942

Opportunistic visualization with iVoLVER

Méndez, GG & Nacenta, MA 2016, Opportunistic visualization with iVoLVER. in 2016 IEEE Symposium on Visual Languages and Human-Centric Computing, VL/HCC 2016., 7739693, IEEE Computer Society, pp. 234-235, IEEE Symposium on Visual Languages and Human-Centric Computing, VL/HCC 2016, Cambridge, United Kingdom, 4-8 September. DOI: 10.1109/VLHCC.2016.7739693

The ASPECTA toolkit: affordable Full Coverage Displays

Petford, J, Nacenta, M, Gutwin, C, Eremondi, J & Ede, C 2016, The ASPECTA toolkit: affordable Full Coverage Displays. in Proceedings of the 5th ACM International Symposium on Pervasive Displays. ACM, pp. 87-105, 5th ACM International Symposium on Pervasive Displays, Oulu, Finland, 20-22 June. DOI: 10.1145/2914920.2915006

All across the circle: using auto-ordering to improve object transfer between mobile devices

Li, C, Gutwin, C, Stanley, K & Nacenta, M 2016, All across the circle: using auto-ordering to improve object transfer between mobile devices. in Proceedings of Graphics Interface 2016: Victoria, BC, 1 - 2 June 2016. Canadian Human-Computer Communications Society, pp. 46-56, Graphics Interface 2016, Victoria, BC, Canada, 1-3 June. DOI: 10.20380/GI2016.07

The effects of changing projection geometry on perception of 3D objects on and around tabletops

iVoLVER: Interactive Visual Language for Visualization Extraction and Reconstruction

Mendez, GG, Nacenta, M & Vandenheste, S 2016, iVoLVER: Interactive Visual Language for Visualization Extraction and Reconstruction. in Proceedings of the 2016 CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems. ACM, New York, pp. 4073-4085, CHI'16, San Jose, CA, United States, 7-12 May. DOI: 10.1145/2858036.2858435

Gaze-contingent manipulation of color perception

Mauderer, M, Flatla, DR & Nacenta Sanchez, MA 2016, Gaze-contingent manipulation of color perception. in Proceedings of the 2016 CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems. ACM, New York, pp. 5191-5202, CHI'16, San Jose, CA, United States, 7-12 May. DOI: 10.1145/2858036.2858320

Designing the Unexpected: Endlessly Fascinating Interaction for Interactive Installations

MacDonald, L, Brosz, J, Nacenta, M & Carpendale, S 2015, Designing the Unexpected: Endlessly Fascinating Interaction for Interactive Installations. in Proceedings of TEI 2015. Tangible and Embedded Interaction, ACM, New York, pp. 41-48, TEI 2015: 9th International Conference on Tangible, Embedded and Embodied Interaction, Stanford, United States, 15-19 January. DOI: 10.1145/2677199.2680603

User-defined interface gestures: dataset and analysis

Grijincu, D, Nacenta, M & Kristensson, PO 2014, User-defined interface gestures: dataset and analysis. in Proceedings of the 9th ACM International Conference on Interactive Tabletops and Surfaces (ITS 2014). ACM, New York, NY, pp. 25-34. DOI: 10.1145/2669485.2669511