Comparison of Web-based Toolkits for Visualization of Time-oriented Data

Problem: 

Almost every week a new JavaScript API for Visualization of time-oriented data is published. 

Aim: 

Survey these toolkits and compare them by implementing a (simple) reference scenario. Discuss differences with focus on interactivity and support for multiple coordinated views.

Other information: 

Starting point(s) for research (contact person listed below for details):

ProtoVis, D3, Simile TimeLine, … 

Overview of many toolkits: http://selection.datavisualization.ch/

Scope: 
BA
Scope: 
PR
Assigned as: 
Bachelor thesis/Bakkalaureatsarbeit
Contact: 
Wolfgang Aigner, by appointment, aigner [at] ifs.tuwien.ac.at
Student(s): 

Rene Koller

Area: 
Information Visualization (IV)
Status: 
closed