Paul Rosen and his PhD student from University of Utah, Hoa Nguyen, received two awards at the 2016 International Conference on Information Visualization Theory and Applications.
Paul Rosen and Hoa Nguyen received the Best Paper Award for their publication “Improved Identification of Data Correlations through Correlation Coordinate Plots”. They also received the Best PhD Project Award for “Data Scalable Approach for Identifying Correlation in Large and Multi-dimensional Data”. According to the conference awards page, “Papers receiving these awards were selected from a set of outstanding papers, based on the quantitative and qualitative classifications as well as comments provided by the program committee reviewers, their final classification as full paper and their oral presentation at the conference”.
More information on the awards, as well as previous award winners, can be found here.