Colormaps compatible with red-green color perception deficiencies


This archive contains three colormaps that have been discussed in detail in the following article:

M. Geissbuehler and T. Lasser “How to display data by color schemes compatible with red-green color perception deficiencies” Opt. Express 21, 9862-9874 (2013) 

Publishers official version | Infoscience entry with postprint-PDF


Please feel free to use them at your own convenience. A citation to the original article is of course appreciated, however not “mandatory” 🙂


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