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Visualization

Synopsis

Visual presentation of scientific or abstract data.

Description

Visualization is the activity of presenting scientific data or abstract structures in a visual form. There are several subareas:

Scientific visualization

Robert vam Liere and Wim de Leeuw have visualized liquid flows. There is also an animated version.

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Information Visualization

Facebook's Friend Wheel showed the connection between friends:

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Software Visualization

Stephen Eick visualizes the frequency of execution for each line in all source files of a software system.

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Daniel Bierwirth shows the connections (colored lines) between system components (at outer circle).

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