Visualization

Due to the continuing threat of Covid-19, access to data visualization tools has been suspended. Our staff remain available to assist remotely with project design and software training but the usage of the visualization wall and touch table will not be possible until further notice.

Data Visualization is the practice of transforming data into easy to comprehend narratives. These narratives can be in the form of information graphics, interactive web apps, installations etc.

Multi-touch Visualization Wall

The large scale wall (7.3m x 1.4m) located in the Visualization Lab comprises of 12 screens and has 12K resolution. The wall has multi-touch capabilities to enable a tactile experience with the displayed graphics.

The room is equipped with front and back video cameras, built-in room microphones, and allows for an HDMI and/or wireless connection from most devices.

The room is intended for classroom visits, special events, talks, and workshops. The Visualization Lab is not intended to be used as a regular classroom

Ideum Interactive Touch Table

The touch table allows multiple users to present and share visual content on a flat table-like display. It is particularly ideal for displaying maps or visual content. Users can manipulate digital objects on the table surface by touch, making it a unique collaboration tool. The specific features of the table include:

  • 55″ display
  • ±5 ms touch response time
  • Supports 80 touch points with palm rejection
  • Windows 10 platform

The touch table is available for drop-in use.

Software

The DSC also provides access to a variety of visualization software on our high-performance computers. This includes Tableau, R Project and R Studio, Adobe Illustrator and Arc GIS.

While physical access to computers is closed due to the Covid-19 pandemic, we can provide remote access to computers, please contact us.