João Moura Pires (superv.), Fernando Pedro Reino da Silva Birra (co-superv.), Universidade NOVA de Lisboa, December 2017.
Keywords: Thematic Maps, WebGL, Analytical Visualization, Time
Abstract: Nowadays, due to the ubiquity of the devices that gather information, ranging from computers to mobile phones, an increasing amount of data is produced, and such data
able to deal with millions of points, enables the use of multiple visual variables, is able to use the temporal component and has a set of thematic maps that can be used to visualize
Description: In this video you can see an example of a map by area (Choropleth) where you are viewing the employment rate for people between 15 and 24 years of age for each country. We have the possibility to visualize various moments of time, as well as to perform zoom, pan and picking operations (click on map elements).
Description: In this video you can see an example of a point map for taxi travel in New York. It is also possible to see the interactivity provided by the API, such as caption filtering and time-controlled for intervals.
File: DotMap NYC.mp4
The Temporal Gisplay code is available at this GIT repository.