[ 921CGELVIAV13 ] VL Visual Analytics

Es ist eine neuere Version 2017W dieser LV im Curriculum Master's programme Computer Science 2017W vorhanden.
Workload Education level Study areas Responsible person Hours per week Coordinating university
3 ECTS M - Master's programme Computer Science Marc Streit 2 hpw Johannes Kepler University Linz
Detailed information
Original study plan Master's programme Computer Science 2013W
Objectives VA is highly interdisciplinary and covers fields such as data mining, data management, visualization as well as human perception and cognition. In this course students will learn how large amounts of information, such as graphs, text, tables and maps can be effectively analyzed by a user.
Subject Introduction to visual analytics (definition, VA process, historical aspects), data foundations and management, data mining principles (clustering, PCA, etc.), visualization principles, interaction principles, VA Infrastructure (including processing frameworks like R and WEKA), quantitative & qualitative evaluation methods, biological data analysis, selected current research.
Criteria for evaluation Written exam (oral exam in exceptional cases)
Language English
Study material 1. Illuminating the Path: The Research and Development Agenda for Visual Analytics, James J. Thomas and Kristin A. Cook, National Visualization and Analytics Ctr, ISBN-13: 978-0769523231, 2005.

2. Mastering the Information Age - Solving Problems with Visual Analytics, Daniel A. Keim, Jörn Kohlhammer, Geoffrey Ellis and Florian Mansmann, Eurographics Association, ISBN-13: 978-3-905673777, 2010. Free Download.

3. Interactive Data Visualization: Foundations, Techniques, and Applications; Matthew Ward, George Grinstein and Daniel Keim, A K Peters, ISBN: 978-1568814735, 2010.

Changing subject? No
Further information
On-site course
Maximum number of participants -
Assignment procedure Direct assignment