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 Visualiza,on
Design
Principles
 •  •  •  •  Scien,fic
Visualiza,on
vs.
Informa,on
Visualiza,on
 Simple
clean
design
vs.
“Chart
Junk”
 Managing
&
leveraging
huge
amounts
of
data
 Understanding
your
Audience
 –  E.g.,
Visualiza,on
for
Science,
Communica,on,

 Educa,on,
Debugging,
etc.
 •  Importance
of
companion
text

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visualiza,on
design
to
human
percep,on
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low‐level
vision
processing
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 2
 2/2/12
 Visualiza,on
Design
Principles
 •  •  •  •  Scien,fic
Visualiza,on
vs.
Informa,on
Visualiza,on
 Simple
clean
design
vs.
“Chart
Junk”
 Managing
&
leveraging
huge
amounts
of
data
 Understanding
your
Audience
 –  E.g.,
Visualiza,on
for
Science,
Communica,on,
...
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