Visualise & present
The University Library provides general support in visualisation. At the library you will also find Bildmakarna, our photographers and film makers who can be hired to perform various types of visual presentations.
Illustration by David S. Goodsell, RCSB Protein Data Bank; doi: 10.2210/rcsb_pdb/goodsell-gallery-019
An introduction to the basics of visualising biological data. The concept can actually include everything from exploratory diagnostics to explanatory popular science, but here we have chosen to focus on the communicative component, while taking into account the broader concept.
A central tool in data visualisation is the mobilisation of human perceptual abilities in order to better understand a given data base. This is something that, in turn, is served by a certain basic understanding of human perception.
Your scientific poster is a showcase for your research and thus it must be eye-catching and straightforward. You only have seconds, or at best a few minutes, to attract the visitor's attention to your particular poster.
Resources for visualisation
There are many different resources for creating visualisations. Here we address some of these and their strengths.