The Aesthetics of Diagrams

@inproceedings{Burch2015TheAO,
  title={The Aesthetics of Diagrams},
  author={Michael Burch},
  booktitle={IVAPP},
  year={2015}
}
Diagrammatic representations are omnipresent and are used in various application domains. One of their major goal, in particular for information visualization, is to make data visual in a way that a spectator can easily understand the graphical encoding to finally derive insights from the data. As we see, there are various different ways to visually depict data by using visual features in various combinations. In this paper we come up with some thoughts about existing diagram styles, for which… 

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