as8: Short Bio [regular]



Alessandro Segalini was born in Piacenza, Italy, and currently

lives in Izmir, Turkey.


He is a communication designer who specializes in typography.


Segalini’s design and research interests include linguistics,

book and editorial design, information design, typeface design,

calligraphy and lettering, visual identities and designing for

multiple languages.


Segalini studied design at the Polytechnic of Milan and visual

communication at the University of Art and Design of Helsinki.

He holds a MSc in industrial design from the Polytechnic

University of Milan. Currently he is a faculty member at Izmir

University of Economics VCD department focusing on typographic

design and design education.


He is member of the editorial board of Multi, the RIT journal

of diversity and plurality in design.



Stats


Detailed LetterMeter Analysis (.gif):


        accuracy 100.0

 character count   661

      word count   119

avg. word length   5.6


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      consonants   393     59.5 %

          vowels   268     40.5 %

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     asc or desc   196     29.7 %

       ascenders   144     21.8 %

      descenders    52      7.9 %

    asc and desc     0      0.0 %

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        accented    80     12.1 %

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          square   434     65.7 %

           round   294     44.5 %

            open   104     15.7 %

        diagonal    36      5.4 %

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          square   434     65.7 %

       consonant   393     59.5 %

     left_square   386     58.4 %

    right_square   300     45.4 %

           round   294     44.5 %

           vowel   268     40.5 %

      left_round   240     36.3 %

     right_round   221     33.4 %

     asc_or_desc   196     29.7 %

        ascender   144     21.8 %

      right_open   104     15.7 %

            open   104     15.7 %

        accented    80     12.1 %

       descender    52      7.9 %

  right_diagonal    36      5.4 %

        diagonal    36      5.4 %

   left_diagonal    33      5.0 %

       left_open     2      0.3 %


Glyphs occurrence:


i    79     11.7 %

e    63      9.3 %

n    62      9.1 %

a    48      7.1 %

t    42      6.2 %

s    41      6.0 %

o    35      5.2 %

r    34      5.0 %

l    33      4.9 %

d    33      4.9 %

g    24      3.5 %

c    23      3.4 %

u    19      2.8 %

y    17      2.5 %

m    15      2.2 %

h    14      2.1 %

f    14      2.1 %

p    10      1.5 %

,     9      1.3 %

v     7      1.0 %

.     7      1.0 %

b     5      0.7 %

z     4      0.6 %

S     4      0.6 %

M     4      0.6 %

I     4      0.6 %

H     4      0.6 %

k     3      0.4 %

U     3      0.4 %

P     3      0.4 %

w     2      0.3 %

T     2      0.3 %

D     2      0.3 %

C     2      0.3 %

A     2      0.3 %

    1      0.1 %

j     1      0.1 %

V     1      0.1 %

R     1      0.1 %

E     1      0.1 %


total: 678



Detailed SMOG Analysis    December 29, 2009 12:41:24 PM GMT+02:00

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SMOG Grade

17.34

Short Bio

Words:

119

Polysyllable Words:

48

Numbers(off):

0

Total Tokens:

119

Syllables:

264

Sentences:

7


Basic Data


Sentences

7

Total Words

119

Polysyllable Words

48

Letters

661

Digits

0

Characters

807

Lines

1


Derived Data


Words/Sentence

17.0

Syllables/Word

2.22

Syllables/Sentence

37.71

Letters/Syllable

2.5

Letters/Word

5.55

Letters/Sentence

94.43

 

SMOG Grade

Educational Level

Example


0 - 6

low-literate

Soap Opera Weekly

7

junior high school

True Confessions

8

junior high school

Ladies Home Journal

9

some high school

Reader's Digest

10

some high school

Newsweek

11

some high school

Sports Illustrated

12

high school graduate

Time Magazine

13 - 15

some college

New York Times

16

university degree

Atlantic Monthly

17 - 18

post-graduate studies

Harvard Business Review

19+

post-graduate degree

IRS Code






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