General Information:

Course: CS 6/79995, Spring 2018

Time: Tuesday, Thursday 12:30 pm - 1:45 pm

Room: MSB 102


Ye  Zhao, Professor

Office: MSB 220


Office Hours: Tuesday, Thursday 11:00 am - 12:00 am or by appointment

Graduate Assistant:

Farah Kamw, Room 140,

Office Hours: TBA


Syllabus: Please click and see the syllabus for details of the course goals, topics, requirements and grading criteria.


Lecture Notes and Reading Assignments



Visualization Software:

1. Tableau

Introduction Video

Best Practices Video

2. D3js

Please see the D3 Resources for your study and reference


Homework and Exams:

Homework1 Due by Feb. 22.

Please download for your work



Information Visualization

Study visualization techniques helping people understand real data!