Markus Schröppel

visual 2

Informaation visualisointi II

Envisioning Information II

Unterricht · lectures


Linklist according to the lecture: »Envisioning Information« 26. oct.

In my lecture today I advert to the course
AGRA0315 Envisioning Information I (Informaation visualisointi I) from 25. Mar. - 1. Apr. 2011:

Here is the link to the lectures »Informaation visualisointi I«.

Tutorial: analyze the following infographics:

Picture gallery according to the tutorial of our lecture: »Envisioning Information« 26. oct.

     You can find the pictures also at the university server:
     smb://kairi/works/0316 Informaation visualisointi II/Tutorial_Envisioning

Story behind: »The case Dominik Brunner«

›Pleadings in the Brunner-process‹;
     Der Spiegel, SPIEGELnet GmbH (GER)      article, deutsch

Statistical data: e.c. U.S. Dept of Commerce and Cencus

›Census Bureau Data‹;
     U.S. Census Bureau, 4600 Silver Hill Road, Washington, DC 20233(USA)      PDF, no other languages

e.c. Tilastokeskus / Statistics Finland

›Tilastokeskus - Statistikcentralen - Statistics Finland‹;
     Työpajankatu 13, Helsinki (FI)      online, suomeksi, svensk, english

e.c. L'Istituto nazionale di statistica

›L'Istituto nazionale di statistica‹;
     Via Cesare Balbo 16, 00184 - Roma      Documenti disponibili in download, italiano, inglese

e.c. Czech Statistical Office

›Český statistický úřad‹;
     Na padesátém 81, 100 82 Praha      česky, english

e.c. Russian Federal State Statistics Service

›Федеральная служба государственной статистики.‹;
      39, Miasnitskaya St., 103450, Moscow, Russia      online, русский, english

Geo-Data Visualization: Gapminder Foundation

›Gapminder World‹; explore the changing world from your own computer.
     Gapminder Foundation      interactive

1. Escaping Flatland · e.g: Periodic table of Elements · Jaksollinen järjestelmä

Mark R. Leach: ›Periodic Table Formulations‹; explore forms of the periodic table
     zoo of periodic tables

Befor we start

Official Trailer: ›Flatland: The Movie‹;
     ©2007 Flat World Productions, LLC

2. Micro/Macro Readings · e.g: Mash maps

›Population Census 2000 Statistical Maps of Japan‹;
     Statistics Bureau and the Director-General for Policy Planning, Japan

›GCensus‹; free online GIS (Geographic information system) using Google Earth
     US Census 2000 Summary File 1 & 3

3. Layering and Separation · e.g: aircraft marshalling signals

›Marshalling signals‹;
     from Tufte

4. Small Multiples · e.g: The Great ›Pop‹ vs. ›Soda‹ Controversy

Process data from across English-speaking North America, intended to plot the regional variations in the use of the terms ›Pop‹ and ›Soda‹ to describe carbonated soft drinks.
     Alan McConchie.

5. Color and Information · e.g: Byrne's edition of Euclid's Elements

Byrne, Oliver: ›The First Six Books of the Elements of Euclid‹, in which Coloured Diagrams and Symbols are used instead of Letters for the Greater Ease of Learners.
     London, William Pickering, 1847

6. Narratives of Space and Time · e.g: Transport information

Sami Reinikainen: ›Public Transport Map‹; real-time public transport information system.
     WSP Finland & Helsingin kaupungin liikennelaitos

Intermission by Hans Rosling; Gapminder Foundation/Karolinska Institutet, (SWE)

›Debunking myths about the »third world« ‹.
     Hans Rosling's presentation at the TED-conference in 2006

›Explore the world‹ (the data Hans Rosling is showing in the video).
     Gapminder Foundation

If you think you've missed the basics:

Gray, Dave: ›Some basic principles of visual language: Forms, fields and flows.‹;
     by Dave Gray, St. Louis, Missouri, USA
     video · english

Dynamic Graphics

AFP dynamic graphics: ›The Arab Spring‹;
      AFP, news agency


Abbott, Edwin A.: ›Flatland · A romance of many dimensions‹;
     second and revised edition, 1884; incl. scetches

Johnson, Steven: ›Interface Culture. How New Technologie Transforms the Way We Create and Communicate.‹
     ISBN: 9780062514820, New York 1997
      Lapin yliopiston kirjaston/Lapland University Library: Taidekirjasto, kurssikirjat · TAID K Johnson Steven
McCloud Scott : ›Google Chrome‹;
     explaining internet browser
     online comic

Tufte, Edward R.: ›Envisioning information‹;
     ISBN: 0-961392118
      Lapin yliopiston kirjaston/Lapland University Library: Taidekirjasto, kurssikirjat · TAID K Tufte Edward R.
Tufte, Edward R.: ›The visual display of quantitative information‹;
     ISBN: 0-9613921-4-2
      Lapin yliopiston kirjaston/Lapland University Library: Taidekirjasto, kurssikirjat · TAID K Tufte Edward R.
Tufte, Edward R.: ›Visual explanations : images and quantities, evidence and narrative‹;
     ISBN: 0-961392126
      Lapin yliopiston kirjaston/Lapland University Library: Taidekirjasto, kurssikirjat · TAID K Tufte Edward R.

Why should we use a ›sketchbook‹?

Muutama kysymys? · Any Questions?

Sanakirjat · Dictionary:

›Kaannos ilmainen sanakirja‹ (free English - Finnish - English dictionary)
›Ilmainen Sanakirja‹ multilanguage translator
      suomi (finish) - englanti (english) - italia (italiano) - venäjä (russian, русский)

›volný česky - anglický lexikon‹ (ilmainen tšekki - englanti sanakirja)

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