Chris Muelder

PhD, UC Davis cwmuelder@ucdavis.edu

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ABOUT

Chris Muelder is a Post-doctoral researcher working on information visualization and visual analytics with Prof. Kwan-Liu Ma and the VIDi group at the University of California, Davis. CV

RESEARCH INTERESTS

  • Large graph layout and rendering
  • Time-varying graph analysis and visualization
  • Computer security visualization
  • Visualization of large-scale, parallel process activity
  • GPU techniques for information visualization and analytics
  • VR for information visualization

CURRENT PROJECTS

  • Large, time-varying network analytics, layout, and visualization.
  • Visual monitoring and analysis of large-scale cloud systems.

COMMITTEE SERVICE

  • Program committee member, InfoVis 2010, 2011, 2012, 2015
  • Program committee member, EuroVis, 2011, 2012
  • Program committee member, PacificVis, 2015
  • Program committee member, VizSec, 2013, 2014, 2015
  • Program committee member, BigDataVis, 2013
  • Program committee member, VisSoft, 2014
  • Program committee member, VINCI, 2014, 2015
  • Program committee member, BigDataVisualAnalytics (BDVA), 2015

PUBLICATIONS

A Study of Layout, Rendering, and Interaction Methods for Immersive Graph Visualization

Oh-Hyun Kwon, Chris W. Muelder, Kyungwon Lee, and Kwan-Liu Ma
In IEEE Transactions on Visualization and Computer Graphics 22(7), 2016, pages 1802--1815

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Spherical Layout and Rendering Methods for Immersive Graph Visualization

Oh-Hyun Kwon, Chris W. Muelder, Kyungwon Lee, and Kwan-Liu Ma
In proceedings of IEEE PacificVis Visualization Notes, 2015 (Best Visaulization Note (short paper) Award)

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A System for Visual Analysis of Radio Signal Data

Tarik Crnovrsanin, Chris W. Muelder, and Kwan-Liu Ma
In VAST 2014, 2014

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A Moving Least Squares Based Approach for Contour Visualization of Multi-Dimensional Data

Chris W. Muelder, Nick Leaf, Carmen Sigovan, and Kwan-Liu Ma
In CoRR, 2014 (arXiv:1408.0677)

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Visualization Techniques for Categorical Analysis of Social Networks with Multiple Edge Sets

Tarik Crnovrsanin, Chris W. Muelder, Robert Faris, Diane Felmlee, and Kwan-Liu Ma
In Social Networks 37, 2014, pages 56-64

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Temporal Multivariate Networks

James Abello, Daniel Archambault, Jessie Kennedy, Stephen Kobourov, Kwan-Liu Ma, Silvia Miksch, Chris W. Muelder, and Alexandru Telea
Chapter 8 in Multivariate Network Visualization. Lecture Notes in Computer Science, 8380. Springer-Verlag, 2014

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Multivariate Social Network Visual Analytics

Chris W. Muelder, Liang Gou, Kwan-Liu Ma, and Michelle X. Zhou
Chapter 3 in Multivariate Network Visualization. Lecture Notes in Computer Science, 8380. Springer-Verlag, 2014

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Egocentric Storylines for Visual Analysis of Large Dynamic Graphs

Chris W. Muelder, Tarik Crnovrsanin, and Kwan-Liu Ma
In proceedings of 1st IEEE Workshop on Big Data Visualization (BigDataVis), 2013, pages 56-62

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Large-Scale Graph Visualization and Analytics

Kwan-Liu Ma, and Chris W. Muelder
In IEEE Computer 46(7), 2013, pages 39-46

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Visualizing Large-scale Parallel Communication Traces Using a Particle Animation Technique

Carmen Sigovan, Chris W. Muelder, and Kwan-Liu Ma
In Computer Graphics Forum 32(3), 2013, pages 141-150 (EuroVis 2013)

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A Visual Network Analysis Method for Large Scale Parallel I/O Systems

Carmen Sigovan, Chris W. Muelder, Kwan-Liu Ma, Jason Cope, Kamil Iskra, and Robert Ross
In proceedings of 27th IEEE International Parallel and Distributed Processing Symposium (IPDPS), 2013, pages 308-319

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Improved Cluster Tracking for Visualization of Large Dynamic Graphs

Chris W. Muelder, Arnaud Sallaberry, and Kwan-Liu Ma
In proceedings of 13e Conférence Francophone sur l'Extraction et la Gestion des Connaissances, 2013, pages 21-32

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Crucial Nodes Centric Visual Monitoring and Analysis of Computer Networks

Hanchen Song, Chris W. Muelder, and Kwan-Liu Ma
In proceedings of International Conference on Cyber Security, 2012, pages 16-23

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Clustering, Visualizing, and Navigating for Large Dynamic Graphs

Arnaud Sallaberry, Chris W. Muelder, and Kwan-Liu Ma
In proceedings of the 20th International Conference on Graph Drawing, 2012, pages 487-498

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IFDT – Intelligent In-Situ Feature Detection, Extraction, Tracking and Visualization for Turbulent Flow Simulations

Earl P.N. Duque, Daniel Hiepler, Christopher P. Stone, Steve M Legensky, Kwan-Liu Ma, Chris W. Muelder, and Jishang Wei
In proceedings of Seventh International Conference on Computational Fluid Dynamics (ICCFD7), 2012

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TVi: A Visual Querying System for Network Monitoring and Anomaly Detection

Alberto Boschetti, Luca Salgarelli, Chris W. Muelder, and Kwan-Liu Ma
In proceedings of Workshop on Visualization for Computer Security (VizSec), 2011

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Visual Analysis of I/O System Behavior for High-End Computing

Chris W. Muelder, Carmen Sigovan, Kwan-Liu Ma, Jason Cope, Sam Lang, Kamil Iskra, Pete Beckman, and Robert Ross
In proceedings of 3rd Workshop on Large-Scale System and Application Performance (LSAP), 2011, pages 19-26 (Best Paper Award)

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Content Based Graph Visualization of Audio Data for Music Library Navigation

Chris W. Muelder, Thomas Provan, and Kwan-Liu Ma
In proceedings of IEEE International Symposium on Multimedia (ISM), 2010, pages 129-136

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Proximity-based Visualization of Movement Trace Data

Tarik Crnovrsanin, Carlos D. Correa, Chris W. Muelder, and Kwan-Liu Ma
In proceedings of IEEE Symposium on Visual Analytics Science and Technology (VAST), 2009

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Visual Analysis of Inter-Process Communication for Large-Scale Parallel Computing

Chris W. Muelder, Francois Gygi, and Kwan-Liu Ma
In IEEE Transactions on Visualization and Computer Graphics 15(6), 2009, pages 1129-1136 (InfoVis 2009)

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Flow Visualization in Science and Mathematics

Nelson Max, Carlos D. Correa, Chris W. Muelder, Shi Yan, Cheng-Kai Chen, and Kwan-Liu Ma
In Journal of Physics Conference Series 180(1), 2009, pages 12-87

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A Hybrid Space-Filling and Force-Directed Layout Method for Visualizing Multiple-Category Graphs

Takayuki Itoh, Chris W. Muelder, Kwan-Liu Ma, and Jun Sese
In proceedings of IEEE Pacific Visualization Symposium, 2009, pages 121-128

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Interactive Feature Extraction and Tracking by Utilizing Region Coherency

Chris W. Muelder, and Kwan-Liu Ma
In proceedings of IEEE Pacific Visualization Symposium, 2009

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Rapid Graph Layout Using Space Filling Curves

Chris W. Muelder, and Kwan-Liu Ma
In proceedings of IEEE Conference on Information Visualization (InfoVis), 2008, pages 1301-1308

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A Treemap Based Method for Rapid Layout of Large Graphs

Chris W. Muelder, and Kwan-Liu Ma
In proceedings of IEEE Pacific Visualization Symposium, 2008

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Intelligent Classification and Visualization of Network Scans

Chris W. Muelder, Lei Chen, Russel Thomason, Kwan-Liu Ma, and Tony Bartoletti
In proceedings of Workshop on Visualization for Computer Security (VizSec), 2007

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Visualization of Sanitized Email Logs for Spam Analysis

Chris W. Muelder, and Kwan-Liu Ma
In proceedings of Asia-Pacific Symposium on Visualization, 2007, pages 9-16

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A Visualization Methodology for Characterization of Network Scans

Chris W. Muelder, Kwan-Liu Ma, and Tony Bartoletti
In proceedings of Workshop on Visualization for Computer Security (VizSEC), 2005, pages 29-38

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Interactive Visualization for Network and Port Scan Detection

Chris W. Muelder, Kwan-Liu Ma, and Tony Bartoletti
In proceedings of the Eighth International Symposium on Recent Advances in Intrusion Detection (RAID), 2005, pages 265-283

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