Organizer: University of Cambridge

Host institution: University of Cambridge Bioinformatics Training

Start: Wednesday, 27 May 2015 @ 08:30

End: Wednesday, 27 May 2015 @ 16:30

Venue: Craik-Marshall Building

City: Cambridge

Country: United Kingdom

Postcode: CB2 3AR

Target audience:
  • Graduate students
  • Postdocs and Staff members from the University of Cambridge
  • Institutions and other external Institutions or individuals
Description:

This course provides a practical guide to producing figures for use in reports and publications. It is a wide ranging course which looks at how to design figures to clearly and fairly represent your data, the practical aspects of graph creation, the allowable manipulation of bitmap images and compositing and editing of final figures. The course will use a number of different open source software packages and is illustrated with a number of example figures adapted from common analysis tools.

Morning Timetable
*Introduction
*Data Visualisation Theory
*Coffee
*Data Representation Practical
*Ethics talk

Afternoon Timetable
*Design theory talk
*Ethics practical
*GIMP Tutorial
*GIMP Practical
*Coffee
*Inkscape Tutorial
*Inkscape Practical
*Final practical

Further information and access to the course materials is available.

Please note that if you are not eligible for a University of Cambridge Raven account you will need to Book or register Interest by linking here.''

Event type:
  • Workshops and courses

Keywords: HDRUK

Introduction to Scientific Figure Design https://tess.elixir-europe.org/events/introduction-to-scientific-figure-design-27afba3e-62c0-4bed-85d2-cfd592a1fad5 This course provides a practical guide to producing figures for use in reports and publications. It is a wide ranging course which looks at how to design figures to clearly and fairly represent your data, the practical aspects of graph creation, the allowable manipulation of bitmap images and compositing and editing of final figures. The course will use a number of different open source software packages and is illustrated with a number of example figures adapted from common analysis tools. Morning Timetable *Introduction *Data Visualisation Theory *Coffee *Data Representation Practical *Ethics talk Afternoon Timetable *Design theory talk *Ethics practical *GIMP Tutorial *GIMP Practical *Coffee *Inkscape Tutorial *Inkscape Practical *Final practical Further information and access to the course materials is [available](http://www.bioinformatics.babraham.ac.uk/training.html#figuredesign). Please note that if you are not eligible for a University of Cambridge [Raven](http://www.ucs.cam.ac.uk/docs/faq/raven/n5) account you will need to Book or register Interest by linking [here](http://marstons.bio.cam.ac.uk/course-booking/?CourseID=Bioinformatics:%20Introduction%20to%20Scientific%20Figure%20Design_gsls-ensbrow_2015.05.27_1393117&CourseName=Bioinformatics:%20Introduction%20to%20Scientific%20Figure%20Design&CourseDate=2015.05.27&CourseDuration=1&EventID=1393117).'' 2015-05-27 08:30:00 UTC 2015-05-27 16:30:00 UTC University of Cambridge Craik-Marshall Building, Cambridge, United Kingdom Craik-Marshall Building Cambridge United Kingdom CB2 3AR University of Cambridge Bioinformatics Training [] Graduate studentsPostdocs and Staff members from the University of CambridgeInstitutions and other external Institutions or individuals workshops_and_courses [] HDRUK