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Out of Space. Creating an Interactive Visualization
Uppsala University, Disciplinary Domain of Science and Technology, Mathematics and Computer Science, Department of Information Technology.
2012 (English)Independent thesis Basic level (degree of Bachelor), 10 credits / 15 HE creditsStudent thesis
Abstract [en]

When attempting to visualize large amounts of data a question arises on how one is to display all of it while avoiding to confuse the viewer. The predicament at hand is one of balancing a loss of information and a loss of comprehension. The objective of this thesis is, through the means of an interactive visualization; to find a well proportioned solution to this problem. The method used is genius design instead of the more favoured user-centred design. The problem is tackled by the use of theories from Human-Computer Interaction and Information Visualization resulting in a design largely influenced by a principle of Ben Shneiderman. The result is a thorough design based on known theories and my own ideas. Although untested in practice, the approach should be considered if faced with the same problem in the future

Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
2012.
Series
IT, 12 007
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Engineering and Technology
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URN: urn:nbn:se:uu:diva-172333OAI: oai:DiVA.org:uu-172333DiVA: diva2:514001
Educational program
Bachelor Programme in Computer Science
Uppsok
Technology
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Available from: 2012-04-04 Created: 2012-04-04 Last updated: 2012-04-04Bibliographically approved

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