Alexander Lex
  • Assistant Professor, School Of Computing
801-585-0327

Publications

  • Yan Zheng, Yi Ou, Alexander Lex & Jeff Phillips (2017). Visualization of Big Spatial Data using Coresets for Kernel Density Estimates. IEEE Symposium on Visualization in Data Science. Published, 11/2017.
  • Sean McKenna, Alexander Lex & Miriah Meyer (2017). Worksheets for Guiding Novices through the Visualization Design Process. IEEE Workshop on Pedagogy of Data Visualization (PDV '17). Published, 10/2017.
  • Jake R. Conway, Alexander Lex & Nils Gehlenborg (2017). UpSetR: An R Package For The Visualization Of Intersecting Sets And Their Properties . Bioinformatics. Vol. 33(18), 2938-2940. Published, 09/2017.
    http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/bioinformatics/btx364
  • Michael Kern, Alexander Lex, Nils Gehlenborg & Chris R. Johnson (2017). Interactive Visual Exploration And Refinement Of Cluster Assignments. BMC Bioinformatics. Vol. 18(1), 406. Published, 08/2017.
    https://bmcbioinformatics.biomedcentral.com/articl...
  • Thomas Geymayer, Manuela Waldner, Alexander Lex & Dieter Schmalstieg (2017). How Sensemaking Tools Influence Display Space Usage. Eurovis Workshop on Visual Analytics (EuroVA). Published, 06/2017.
    https://diglib.eg.org/handle/10.2312/eurova2017111...
  • Graffinity: Visualizing Connectivity in Large Graphs. Ethan Kerzner, Alexander Lex, Crystal Lynn Sigulinsky, Robert E. Marc, Bryan William Jones, Timothy Urness, Miriah Meyer, Computer Graphics Forum (EuroVis '17), 2017. Published, 02/2017.
    http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/cgf.131...
  • Hendrik Strobelt, Bilal Alsallakh, Joseph Botros, Brant Peterson, Mark Borowsky, Hanspeter Pfister, and Alexander Lex Vials: Visualizing Alternative Splicing of Genes IEEE Transactions on Visualization and Computer Graphics (InfoVis ’15), vol. 22, no. 1, pp. 399-408, 2016. Published, 08/12/2015.
    http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/TVCG.2015.2467911
  • Carolina Nobre and Alexander Lex OceanPaths: Visualizing Multivariate Oceanography Data Proceedings of the Eurographics Conference on Visualization (EuroVis ’15) - Short Papers. Published, 06/2015.
    http://dx.doi.org/10.2312/eurovisshort.20151124
  • Lex A & Gehlenborg N (2015). Response to "Plotting intersections" by Lentini. (pp. 281). Vol. 12. Nature methods. Published, 04/01/2015.

Presentations

  • Visualizing Biological Data: Pathway Graphs, Genealogies, and Alternative Splicing Association for Molecular Pathology (AMP) Annual Meeting, Salt Lake City, UT. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 11/2017.
  • Visualizing Biological Data: Pathway Graphs, Genealogies, and Alternative Splicing Merck Research Laboratories, Boston, MA, . Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 06/15/2017.
  • Visualizing Biological Data: Pathway Graphs, Genealogies, and Alternative Splicing Department Of Biomedical Informatics, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 06/14/2017.
  • Enabling Scientific Discovery through Interactive Visual Data Analysis Goldman Sachs Tech Expo, Salt Lake City, UT. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 06/2017.
  • Enabling Scientific Discovery through Interactive Visual Data Analysis Department Of Biomedical Informatics, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 04/2017.
  • Enabling Discovery through Interactive Visual Data Analysis, Walmart Headquaters, Bentonville, AK. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 02/2017.
  • Enabling Scientific Discovery through Interactive Visual Data Analysis, Huntsman Cancer Institute, University of Utah. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 01/2017.
  • Networks and Flow, Future in Review Conference, Park City, Utah. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 09/2016.
  • Enabling Scientific Discovery through Interactive Visual Data Analysis, Pacific Northwest National Lab, Richland, WA. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 09/2016.
  • Pathfinder: Visual Analysis of Paths in Graphs, BioVis, Orlando, FL. Conference Paper, Refereed, Presented, 07/2016.

Research Groups

  • Jen Rogers, Graduate Student. School of Computing / Computing. 08/01/2017 - present. http://vdl.sci.utah.edu/team/rogers/.
  • Mengjiao Han, Graduate Student. 01/02/2017 - 07/01/2017.
  • Sahar Mehrpour, Graduate Student. 01/2017 - 07/01/2017.
  • Pranav Dommata, Graduate Student. 01/2017 - present.
  • Annie Cherkaev, Graduate Student. 01/2017 - 07/01/2017.
  • Carolina Nobre, Graduate Student. 08/2016 - present.
  • Cameron Waller, Graduate Student. 08/2016 - present.
  • Asmaa Aljuhani, Graduate Student. 08/2016 - 07/01/2017.

Languages

  • French, functional.