Dr. Catherine Plaisant is a Research Scientist at the Human-Computer Interaction Lab of the University of Maryland’s Institute for Advanced Computer Studies. Catherine Plaisant has over 140 published papers, on subjects as diverse as information visualization, medical informatics, universal access, digital humanities, technology for families, and evaluation methodologies. With Ben Shneiderman she co-authored the 4th and 5th Editions of Designing the User Interface.
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Dr. Catherine Plaisant
Statistics.com Instructor Since
- BS Industrial Engineering Ecole Nationale Superierure des Arts et Metiers
- PhD Industrial Engineering Universite Pierre et Marie Curie
Areas of Expertise
- Data Visualization
Co-author, Designing the User Interface, 5th ed. (Addison Wesley, 2009)
- Elected to the CHI Academy – recognizing principal leaders of the field of Human-Computer Interaction (2015
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