[TVCG paper presentation]
Authors: David López, Lora Oehlberg, Candemir Doger, Tobias Isenberg
Abstract: We discuss touch-based navigation of 3D visualizations in a combined monoscopic and stereoscopicviewing environment. We identify a set of interaction modes, and a workflow that helps users transition between these modes to improve their interaction experience. In our discussion we analyze, in particular, the control-display space mapping between the different reference frames of thestereoscopic and monoscopic displays. We show how this mapping supports interactive dataexploration, but may also lead to conflicts between the stereoscopic and monoscopic views due to users’ movement in space; we resolve these problems through synchronization. To support our discussion, we present results from an exploratory observational evaluation with domain experts in fluid mechanics and structural biology. These experts explored domain-specific datasets using variations of a system that embodies the interaction modes and workflows; we report on their interactions and qualitative feedback on the system and its workflow.