About the Author
Nathan Yau, Ph.D. provides statistical consulting to groups who want to make use of their data, specifically in the area of visualization. His Ph.D. is in statistics and his dissertation was on personal data collection and how visualization can be used in everyday contexts. Nathan is the creator of flowingdata.com which has 80,000 subscribers, more than a million page views per month,?and 40,000 followers on Twitter. He is the author of Visualize This: The FlowingData Guide to Design, Visualization, and Statistics and Data Points: Visualizations That Mean Something.?Nathan has developed many online projects, conducted numerous workshops and been highlighted in the Economist, NYT, CNN, Creativity Online, Pop!Tech, HOW Design, and F magazine.