Dept. Civil & Environmental Engineering
March 28, 2014
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Client-side web applications built using web standards to create interactive and visual model interfaces
Walker, J. D., and Chapra, S. C. (2014). A client-side web application for interactive environmental simulation modeling. Environmental Modelling & Software, 55, 49-60
Can interactive visualizations help us understand how models work? If so, how?
"Mental models are the mechanisms whereby humans are able to generate descriptions of system purpose and form, explanations of system functioning and observed system states, and predictions of future system states."
- Rouse & Morris (1986)
Card et al. (1999). Information Visualization: Using Vision to Think
Developed by Thomas (1981)