Autor: Morais A. M. M., Santos R. D.
Klíčová slova: Collaboration, Data collection, Data visualization, Interviews, Object recognition, Shape, Visualization
Název titulu / periodika: Computing in Science & Engineering
Rok vydání: 2015
Obor FORD: 1.2. Computer and information sciences
Web-based citizen science projects collect logs of interactions between volunteers and project websites. In this article, the authors present visualization techniques that can be used to infer volunteer behavior in such projects, using the Galaxy Zoo astronomy citizen science project as a test case. This information could be used to shed light on why volunteers join or leave a project-a greater understanding of these factors could help citizen science project developers better recruit and retain…