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Lecture 1 - Fri 25th Feb 2011

Topic: Introduction to Information Visualization and the Course

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Viz of the Day: IEEE Visualization 2007 Contest on Movies

Last Update: Fri 25th Feb 2011

Lecture 2 - Wed 3rd Mar 2011

Topic: Design Principles

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Viz of the Day: World Water Day Challenge 2011

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Lecture 3 - Fri 4th Mar 2011

Topic: Data Types, Encoding and Models

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Readings:

  • Munzner, T. (2009). A Nested Model for Visualization Design and Validation. IEEE TRANSACTIONS ON VISUALIZATION AND COMPUTER GRAPHICS, 15(6).
  • Mackinlay, J. (1986). Automating the design of graphical presentations of relational information. ACM transactions on Graphics, 5.

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Lecture 4 - Thu 10th Mar 2011

Topic: Perception

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Lecture 5 - Fri 11th Mar 2011

Topic: More on Data Extraction and Visualization

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Lecture 6 - Wed 23rd Mar 2011

Topic: Energy Data, Many Eyes and Tableau Public

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Lecture 7 - Thu 24rd Mar 2011

Material:

  • Ware Chapter 3: Lightness, Brightness, Contrast, and Constancy
  • Ware Chapter 4: Color

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Lecture 8 - Wed 30 Mar 2011

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  • Ware Chapter 5: Patterns
  • Ware Chapter 6: Textures

Lecture 9 - Thu 31 Mar 2011

Lecture 10 - Fri 1 Apr 2011

  • Continuation of previous lecture

Lecture 11 - Thu 14 Apr 2011

Topic

  • Cognition

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Lecture 12 - Fri 29 Apr 2011

Topic

  • R for Visualization

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Lectures

Lecture 13 - Thu 5 May 2011

Topic: Information Landscapes

Slides: Attach:InfoVis_13_0505_il.pdf

Lecture 14 - Thu 12 May 2011

Topic: Graphs and Networks

Visualization of the Day: Small-world and photo-based

Additional Material:

  • Layout Examples from Flare (select Layouts)
  • Graph Visualisation in Information Visualisation: a Survey Ivan Herman, Guy Melancon, M. Scott Marshall. IEEE Transactions on Visualization and Computer Graphics, 6(1), pp. 24-44, 2000

Lecture 15 - Fri 13 May 2011

Topic: Graphs and Networks Exercise

Slides: Attach:InfoVis_15_1305_graphex.pdf

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Lecture 16 - Thu 19 May 2011

Topic: Maps

Slides: Attach:InfoVis_16_1905_maps.pdf

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  • Tableau Public
  • Google Earth and Maps

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Lecture 17 - Fri 20 May 2011

Topic: Case study on Patent Visualization

Slides: Attach:InfoVis_17_2005_pat.pdf

Lecture 18 - Tue 24 May 2011

Topic: High Dimensionality

Slides: Attach:InfoVis_18_2405_high.pdf

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Lecture 19 - Thu 26 May 2011

Topic: Text and Exercises

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Lecture 20 - Fri 27 May 2011

Topic: 3D, Depth and Visual Thinking

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See Also: 2010 Lectures