Interactive timelines as interfaces to information systems

A sample timeline


Timelines represent a familiar means for representing the relationships among historical events. When incorporating into the context of electronic documents, the timeline provides the basis for implementing an interface into an event space. Generalizing timelines also permits the flexible representation of many different kinds of relationhips beyond the temporal.


Vijay Kumar  : Graduate student & principal investigator.
Dr. Richard Furuta, Texas A&M University : Chairman of the graduate committee & Co-PI
Dr. Robert B. Allen, Bellcore: Special appointment to the graduate committee & Co-PI

Timeline links

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This page was last updated on October 13,'97