Unusual Graphic Representations of Complex Data

  • Clifford A. Pickover
Part of the Frontiers of Computing Systems Research book series (FCSR, volume 1)

Abstract

An informal potpourri of novel graphics techniques for signal analysis is presented. Some areas of the work are touched upon to give the reader just a flavor of an application. Additional information is in the referenced publications. In order to encourage reader involvement, computational hints and recipes for producing the figures are provided.

“Who knows what secrets of nature lay buried in the terabytes of data being generated each day by physicists studying the results of numerical simulations or the image of a distant galaxy. Given the volume and complexity of scientific data, visualization in the physical sciences has become a necessity in the modern scientific world.”

Robert Wolff

Keywords

Autocorrelation Sine Adenine Tated Cytosine 

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© Plenum Press, New York 1990

Authors and Affiliations

  • Clifford A. Pickover
    • 1
  1. 1.Visualization Systems GroupIBM Thomas J. Watson Research CenterYorktown HeightsUSA

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