PROJECT BRIEF Interactive Thematic Search

Frankenplace is an interactive thematic map search engine that uses geographic context as a means to discover, organize, and interactively visualize the documents related to a search query. More info: B. Adams, G. McKenzie, and M. Gahegan (2015) Frankenplace: Interactive Thematic Mapping for Ad Hoc Exploratory Searching. 24th International World Wide Web Conference (WWW 2015),

  • Visual Analytics Platform
  • Indexing 5 million articles (wikipedia/travelblog)
  • OpenSource Tools
  • In cooperation with project lead Ben Adams