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Contributors: Collins Assisi  or Martin Krzywinski 

MATHEMATICS BOOT CAMP: Introduction to Complex Systems Tools

This intensive course is to provide students with the prerequisites - some conceptual background and sufficient working knowledge of mathematics - necessary to master the mathematically based graduate courses at the Center for Complex Systems & Brain Sciences. By no means it is intended to...

Scientific topics: Computational biology, Mathematics

Keywords: ComputationalBiology, Neuroscience, complex systems, Mathematics

Resource type: Notes, Scripts

Keynote on Visual Design Principles

Martin Krzywinski ( gives a great primer on the key principles of effective visual design in biological sciences. During the talk he highlights the principles with examples from various peer-reviewed publications and discusses the practical aspects of effective figure...

Keywords: Genome, HCI, Information visualisation, Communication

Resource type: Video

Revise and Redraw—Visual Design Principles for Scientific Data

Martin Krzywinski's keynote from 1st BiVi in 2014. He discusses visual design principles and communicating effectively in pictures.This talk distills core concepts of information design into practical guidelines for creating scientific figures. We will explain how to generate visual vocabularies...

Keywords: HCI, Communication

Resource type: Video