“ Data-ink is the non-erasable core of a graphic, the non-redundant ink arranged in response to variation in the numbers represented. Edward Tu e ”
Installed wind capacity in the United States 10000 9,403Wind energy capacity (MW) 7500 5000 3,604 2500 2,798 1,849 1,810 1,758 1,557 1,274 1,244 1,203 0 as a a n ta n ois ork ado ta Iow rni gto ego eso ko Tex Illin wY lor lifo Da n Or nn shi Co Ne Ca Mi rth Wa No StateArt of Scientiﬁc Presentations, March 31, 2011
Installed wind capacity (megawa s) 10,000 7,500 5,000 2,500 0 Texas Iowa California Washington Minnesota Oregon Illinois New York Colorado North DakotaSource: American Wind Energy Association
“ Dark grid lines are chartjunk. They carry no information, clu er up the graphic, and generate graphic activity unrelated to data information. ” Edward Tu e
“ Furthermore, of all methods for analyzing and communicating statistical information, well-designed data graphics are usually ” the simplest and at the same time the most powerful. Edward Tu e
April 6Prepare 5 slides that you intend to use inyour Pecha Kucha presentation, and bring themto class for informal discussion.
April 6Jeﬀrey FalkAssistant Director, University News Service
April 20Have dra versions of your Pecha Kuchapresentations ready to deliver in practice runs(to an audience of one or two partners).