Accession Number:

ADA093398

Title:

Providing Automatic Graphic Displays through Defaults.

Descriptive Note:

Technical rept. Apr 80-Mar 81,

Corporate Author:

WHARTON SCHOOL PHILADELPHIA PA DEPT OF DECISION SCIENCES

Report Date:

1980-04-01

Pagination or Media Count:

9.0

Abstract:

This paper addresses the problems in providing graphic displays automatically to serve a user naive with respect to computer graphic devices. It identifies the properties of data that affect graphic representation and presents a formalism in which to view them. It also discusses and illustrates the selection of various graphic formats based on the data to be represented, its properties, and graphic device characteristics. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Human Factors Engineering and Man Machine Systems

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE