NewsPosted on January 24, 2017
Special Session at SPECOM 2017
We are co-organizing a special session on Natural Language Processing for Social Media Analysis at the 19th International Conference on Speech and Computer (SPECOM '17), held on 12-16 September in Hatfield, Hertfordshire, UK, 2017.Posted on December 2, 2016
Honorable Mention Award
Our article MobilityGraphs: Visual Analysis of Mass Mobility Dynamics via Spatio-Temporal Graphs and Clustering received a Honorable Mention Award for its "Impact on Business" at the 18. Darmstädter Computer Graphik Abend, Fraunhofer IGD, Germany, 2016.Posted on August 26, 2016
New E-commerce Collaboration with DivvitPosted on February 12, 2016
Open PostDoc Position in InfoVis and/or Visual Analytics!
We have one open PostDoc position to be filled in the areas of Information Visualization or Visual Analytics!
More information about prerequisites, merits and the application procedure is provided here under the reference number 2016/727-2.2.1. Questions should be addressed via email to Prof. Andreas Kerren.
Deadline: March 31, 2016Posted on February 3, 2016
VINCI 2016 Conference
Prof. Andreas Kerren serves as program chair of the 9th International Symposium on Visual Information Communication and Interaction VINCI 2016 which will be held on 24-26 September 2016 in Dallas, TX, USA.Posted on December 2, 2015
The final version of our article A Survey of Technologies on the Rise for Emotion-Enhanced Interaction published in the Journal of Visual Languages and Computing (JVLC) with full bibliographic details is now available online. In order to help us to access and share our article, Elsevier provides free access to our article, which is valid for 50 days, until January 16, 2016:
EmoVis 2016 Workshop
We will organize a Workshop on Emotion and Visualization (EmoVis 2016) at March 10, 2016. The workshop is co-located with the ACM IUI 2016 conference that will take place in Sonoma, CA, USA. EmoVis 2016 is also on Twitter.Posted on January 20, 2015
PhD Thesis Defense
On Thursday, January 22, 2015, Daniel Cernea will defend his PhD thesis in Computer Science at the Technical University of Kaiserslautern, Germany. The thesis is entitled User-Centered Collaboration in Visualization.Posted on Nov 19, 2014
ISOVIS Group at VIS 2014 in Paris, France
Visual Text Visualization Survey is Online!
We have developed an interactive, visual survey of text visualization techniques, called Text Visualization Browser. This web-based system supports, for instance, the identification of related work or open research questions which are uncovered so far. All contained text visualization techniques were manually classified, and the tool provides features for searching and filtering.Posted on May 27, 2014
PhD Supervisor of the Year 2014 at LNU
At LNU's Academic Ceremony on May 23, 2014, Prof. Andreas Kerren received this year's distinction as outstanding PhD supervisor and pedagogue at Linnaeus University.Posted on March 18, 2014
IVAPP 2015 Conference
Prof. Andreas Kerren will again serve as program co-chair of the 6th International Conference on Information Visualization Theory and Applications IVAPP 2015 at Berlin, Germany, 2015.Posted on January 15, 2014
ACM and IEEE Senior Member
Prof. Andreas Kerren received Senior Member Awards from both ACM and IEEE.Posted on September 23, 2013
IVAPP 2014 Conference
Prof. Andreas Kerren will serve as program co-chair of the 5th International Conference on Information Visualization Theory and Applications IVAPP 2014 at Lisbon, Portugal, 2014Posted on June 25, 2013
Springer LNCS 4950 Download Figures
The Springer book on Information Visualization (LNCS 4950) edited by Prof. Kerren et al. is one of the top 25% most downloaded eBooks in the relevant Springer eBook Collection in 2012! There has been a total of 8,874 chapter downloads for our book on SpringerLink:
From May 12 to 17, 2013, Prof. Andreas Kerren co-organized a Dagstuhl Seminar on Information Visualization - Towards Multivariate Network Visualization in Wadern, Germany. The integration of multivariate data into complex networks and their visual analysis is one of the big challenges not only in visualization, but also in many application areas. 41 researchers from 9 different countries discussed the state-of-the-art, new directions, and open challenges of multivariate network visualization.Posted on May 27, 2013
On Friday, June 7, 2013, Ilir Jusufi will defend his PhD thesis in Computer Science. The thesis is entitled " Multivariate Networks: Visualization and Interaction Techniques".Posted on March 18, 2013
Keynote Speaker at VINCI 2013
Prof. Andreas Kerren will be a keynote speaker at the International Symposium on Visual Information Communication and Interaction (VINCI '13), Tianjin, China, August 17-18, 2013.Posted on January 24, 2013
Two Open PhD Positions in Computer Science!
We have two open PhD positions to be filled in the areas of Information Visualization / Visual Analytics and Computer Linguistics!
More information about prerequisites, merits and the application procedure is provided here. Questions should be addressed via email to Prof. Andreas Kerren.
Deadline: March 15, 2013