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Preparing Scientific Illustrations: A Guide to Better Posters, Presentations, and Publications

Handbook / Manual

By: Mary Helen Briscoe

204 pages, B/w photos, illus, figs

Springer-Verlag

Paperback | Dec 1996 | Edition: 2 | #54026 | ISBN: 0387945814
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About this book

Contains everything that is needed to know about the use of visual presentations including:

Learn the strengths and weaknesses of different forms of visual presentations
Understand when to use a figure, and how much information can be represented in one
See examples of bad, good, and better graphs and tables

Briscoe presents information on presenting DNA sequences, protein structures, and other molecular graphics.

...das vorliegende Buch sei jedem, der sich mit der Herstellung und Prasentation von wissenschaftlichen Abbildungen beschaftigt, warmstens empfohlen. "Praktischer Ratgeber zur Gestaltung wissenschaftlicher Abbildungen fur Publikationen, Vortrage und Poster."


Contents

1. Introduction 2. Drawings and Diagrams 3. Photographs 4. Charts and Tables 5. Molecular Graphics 6. Graphs and Software 7. The Journal Figure 8. Slides 9. Posters 10. Using an Illustrator 11. Using a Computer 12. Drawing by Hand 13. Conclusion

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