The Cartography and Geovisualization Group at Oregon State University conducts research for the visualization and exploration of geographic data. We combine computer graphics and cartographic design principles to develop new methods and technologies for the visual representation and analysis of geospatial information.
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Live Demo: Plan Oblique Europe

Shows mountains with a side view

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Live Demo: Interactive carbon dioxide video map

A video map with adjustable projection

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Live Demo: Crinkled Watercolor Map

The Stamen Watercolor Map with shading and mountains viewed from aside

Adaptive Composite Map Projections Demo

Live Demo: Adaptive Composite Map Projections

Adjusts the projection to the visible map extent

Research

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Some of our research is described in this Citylab article about Making Better Digital Maps in an Era of Standardization