Author

Elizabeth Do

Publication Date

2011

Document Type

Honors Thesis

Department

Computer Science

Keywords

Wikipedia, Language and languages-Word frequency, Visual analytics, Collage, Image processing, Analytics, Visualization, Word, Text frequency, Image

Abstract

Data visualization is a growing eld providing the opportunity to put large datasets into perspective. Our aim is to creative visualization tools to gain perspective on the online encyclopedia Wikipedia. Our visualization, in the form of an image collage of the most frequent words in Wikipedia, provides insight and allows for cross cultural comparisons of various languages and cultures.

Language

English

Comments

vii, 84 p. : col. ill. Honors project-Smith College, Northampton, Mass., 2011. Includes bibliographical references (p. 47-52)

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