extended
is an enhanced version of Wilkinson's
optimization-based axis labeling approach. It is
described in detail in our paper. See the references.
1 2 |
dmin |
minimum of the data range |
dmax |
maximum of the data range |
m |
number of axis labels |
Q |
set of nice numbers |
only.loose |
if true, the extreme labels will be outside the data range |
w |
weights applied to the four optimization components (simplicity, coverage, density, and legibility) |
vector of axis label locations
Justin Talbot justintalbot@gmail.com
Talbot, J., Lin, S., Hanrahan, P. (2010) An Extension of Wilkinson's Algorithm for Positioning Tick Labels on Axes, InfoVis 2010.
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