M. Adil Yalçın, Ph.D. - Founder of Keshif, LLC

I offer consulting and development to help organizations and individuals transform their data to knowledge and action, as quickly and effectively as possible. Contact

I am the creator & designer of Keshif, the next-generation web-based rapid data exploration platform.


About me


Targeted Domains

I enable high-impact and precise visual data exploration and analysis in the following domains.

Clients & Collaborators


Washington, DC area
Open for remote collaboration


Do you have data?
Do you need to understand it better?
Let's chat!
adil keshif.me

Selected Publications

AggreSet: Rich and Scalable Set Exploration using Visualizations of Element Aggregations
M. Adil Yalçın & Niklas Elmqvist & Ben Bederson
IEEE Transactions on Visualization and Computer Graphics
Cognitive Stages in Visual Data Exploration
M. Adil Yalçın & Niklas Elmqvist & Ben Bederson
Beyond Time and Errors: Novel Evaluation Methods for Visualization at IEEE VIS 2016
Keshif: Out-of-the-Box Visual and Interactive Data Exploration Environment
M. Adil Yalçın & Niklas Elmqvist & Ben Bederson
Visualization In Practice Workshop at IEEEVIS
Information Visualization (Book Chapter)
M. Adil Yalçın & Catherine Plaisant
In Big Data and Social Sciences
CRC Publishing


07 Jul., 2016 Invincea Invited Talk
18 Jun., 2015 Metro Hack Night III