Automated Couette Viscometer

Viscosity of human blood as a diagnostic indicator for patient health through principles of Couette flow.

Animations with gganimate

Today I’m going to show a brief walkthrough on using Thomas Lin Pedersen’s gganimate package, a great tool for greating GIFs of data for easy sharing. Check out his GIT repo for a full overview. This example uses mock patient ART line data to reconstruct a live QRS complex. While some of this may sound unfamiliar, the image below is pretty familiar to anyone who has watched a hospital drama show: