### List of graphical methods

This is a list of **graphical methods** with a mathematical basis. Included are diagram techniques, chart techniques, plot techniques, and other forms of visualization.

There is also a list of computer graphics and descriptive geometry topics.

## Contents

- Simple displays 1
- Set theory 2
- Descriptive geometry 3
- Engineering drawing 4
- Systems analysis 5
- Cartography 6
- Biological sciences 7
- Physical sciences 8
- Business methods 9
- Conceptual analysis 10
- Statistics 11
- Machine Learning 12
- Other 13
- External links 14

## Simple displays

- Box plot
- Graph of a function
- Graph paper
- Heatmap
- Histogram
- Pie chart
- Plotting
- Scatterplot
- Skewplot
- Sparkline
- Stemplot
- Radar chart

## Set theory

## Descriptive geometry

## Engineering drawing

## Systems analysis

- Binary decision diagram
- Control flow graph
- Functional flow block diagram
- IDEF
- N2 chart
- State diagram
- System context diagram

## Cartography

- Map projection
- Orthographic projection (cartography)
- Robinson projection
- Stereographic projection
- Dymaxion map
- Topographic map
- Craig retroazimuthal projection
- Hammer retroazimuthal projection

## Biological sciences

## Physical sciences

- Free body diagram
- Greninger chart
- Phase diagram
- Wavenumber-frequency diagram
- Bode plot
- Nyquist plot
- Dalitz plot
- Feynman diagram

Carnot Plot

## Business methods

- Flowchart
- Gantt chart
- Growth-share matrix (often called BCG chart)
- Work breakdown structure
- Control chart
- Ishikawa diagram
- Pareto chart (often used to prioritise outputs of an Ishikawa diagram)

## Conceptual analysis

## Statistics

- Autocorrelation plot
- Bar chart
- Biplot
- Box plot
- Bullet graph
- Chernoff faces
- Control chart
- Fan chart
- Forest plot
- Funnel plot
- Galbraith plot
- Histogram
- Mosaic plot
- Multidimensional scaling
- np-chart
- p-chart
- Pie chart
- Probability plot
- Poincaré plot
- Q-Q plot
- Rankit
- Run chart
- Seasonal subseries plot
- Scatter plot
- Ternary plot
- Recurrence plot
- Waterfall chart
- Violin plot

## Machine Learning

## Other

- Ulam spiral
- Nomogram
- Fitness landscape
- Weather map
- Predominance diagram
- One-line diagram
- Autostereogram
- Edgeworth box
- Lineweaver-Burke diagram
- Eadie-Hofstee diagram
- Population pyramid
- Parametric plot
- Causality loop diagram
- Ramachandran plot
- V model
- Sentence diagram
- Tree diagram
- Treemapping
- Airfield traffic pattern diagram

## External links

- A periodic table of visualization methods.
- Speaking of Graphics.