An Analysis of IHC and HCII Publication Titles: Revealing and Comparing the Topics of Interest of their Communities

Authors

  • Franklin Matheus da Costa Lima Federal University of Rio Grande do Norte (UFRN)
  • Gabriel A. M. Vasiljevic Federal University of Rio Grande do Norte (UFRN)
  • Leonardo Cunha de Miranda Federal University of Rio Grande do Norte (UFRN)
  • M. Cecília C. Baranauskas University of Campinas (UNICAMP)

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.5753/jis.2021.997

Keywords:

HCI, scientific community, papers, articles, titles

Abstract

Analyzing how the conferences of a given research field are evolving contributes to the academic community in that the researchers can better situate their research towards the advancement of knowledge in their area of expertise. Thus, in this work we present the results of a correlation analysis performed within and between-conferences of the field of Human-Computer Interaction, using data from the conference on Human-Computer Interaction International (HCII) and from the Brazilian Symposium on Human Factors in Computing Systems (IHC). More than 209 thousand words from the titles of over 18 thousand publications from both conferences were analyzed in total, using different quantitative, qualitative and visualization methods, including statistical tests. The analysis of words from the tiles of publications from both conferences and the comparison of the ranking of these words indicate, amongst other results, that there is a significant difference in relation to the main and most covered topics for each one of these conferences. 

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Published

2021-03-01

How to Cite

LIMA, F. M. da C.; VASILJEVIC, G. A. M.; DE MIRANDA, L. C.; BARANAUSKAS, M. C. C. An Analysis of IHC and HCII Publication Titles: Revealing and Comparing the Topics of Interest of their Communities. Journal on Interactive Systems, Porto Alegre, RS, v. 12, n. 1, p. 1–20, 2021. DOI: 10.5753/jis.2021.997. Disponível em: https://sol.sbc.org.br/journals/index.php/jis/article/view/997. Acesso em: 12 apr. 2021.