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Visualization and Data Analysis Research Group

Welcome to the VDA (Visualization and Data Analysis) group! We are a group of diverse people with the aim to create better tools and algorithms for analyzing and displaying data. Our roots can be found in areas such as computer graphics, image processing, and human-computer interaction, our current focus aligns well with the challenges presented by the field of data science.

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Christoph successfully defended his M.Sc. Thesis

On November 24th, Christoph Kralj has succseccfully defended his M.Sc. Thesis. Check out his tool TagRefinery.

Congratulations Christoph!

Christoph successfully defended his M.Sc. Thesis

On November 24th, Christoph Kralj has succseccfully defended his M.Sc. Thesis. Check out his tool TagRefinery.

Congratulations Christoph!

Nov 28 2016

28. Nov. 2016: VDA-Talk

Chris Weaver (University of Oklahoma): Of Spaces and Objects: Re-imagining Visualization with Interactive Data Editing. Waehringerstrasse 29, 1090 Wien, Seminarraum 11, 10:30am

28. Nov. 2016: VDA-Talk

Chris Weaver (University of Oklahoma): Of Spaces and Objects: Re-imagining Visualization with Interactive Data Editing. Waehringerstrasse 29, 1090 Wien, Seminarraum 11, 10:30am

Nov 24 2016

KTH in Stockholm

Silvia Miksch from TU Wien and Michael Sedlmair were at KTH in Stockholm, for the defense of Gregorio Palmas.

KTH in Stockholm

Silvia Miksch from TU Wien and Michael Sedlmair were at KTH in Stockholm, for the defense of Gregorio Palmas.

Nov 24 2016

impact award at this year’s BELIV workshop

Ben Shneiderman  and Catherine Plaisant won an impact award at this year’s BELIV workshop for their work on “Strategies for Evaluating Information Visualization...

impact award at this year’s BELIV workshop

Ben Shneiderman  and Catherine Plaisant won an impact award at this year’s BELIV workshop for their work on “Strategies for Evaluating Information Visualization...

Nov 24 2016

talk on “Human-centered Network Visualization"

 Michael Sedlmair gave a talk on “Human-centered Network Visualization" at a Visualization Workshop organized by the Forum Junge Statistik .

The other speaker was...

talk on “Human-centered Network Visualization"

 Michael Sedlmair gave a talk on “Human-centered Network Visualization" at a Visualization Workshop organized by the Forum Junge Statistik .

The other speaker was...

Nov 24 2016

Honorable Mention for the BioVis Design contest

We congratulate Hamid Younesy for an Honorable Mention for the BioVis Design contest that he entered! The goal was to help in Baysian reasoning of medical test results.

Honorable Mention for the BioVis Design contest

We congratulate Hamid Younesy for an Honorable Mention for the BioVis Design contest that he entered! The goal was to help in Baysian reasoning of medical test results.

Nov 10 2016

papers accepted at IEEE VIS

Our major conference IEEE VIS will be in Baltimore, MA, USA  this year.

We are happy to announce that several of our papers got accepted and will be presented there:...

papers accepted at IEEE VIS

Our major conference IEEE VIS will be in Baltimore, MA, USA  this year.

We are happy to announce that several of our papers got accepted and will be presented there:...

Sep 26 2016

12. September 2016 | CS-Colloquium

Evangelos Milios (Faculty of Computer Science, Dalhousie University, Canada): "Semantic relatedness in interactive information retrieval for total recall." | Währinger Straße 29,...

12. September 2016 | CS-Colloquium

Evangelos Milios (Faculty of Computer Science, Dalhousie University, Canada): "Semantic relatedness in interactive information retrieval for total recall." | Währinger Straße 29,...

Sep 1 2016

Michael Oppermann worked as a visiting research fellow at Harvard University

After his internship from July 2015 to February 2016, Michael Oppermann continued his work in the Visual Computing Group at Harvard University this summer. He was...

Michael Oppermann worked as a visiting research fellow at Harvard University

After his internship from July 2015 to February 2016, Michael Oppermann continued his work in the Visual Computing Group at Harvard University this summer. He was...

Sep 1 2016

Thomas Torsney-Weir - Internship at Lawrence Livermore National Lab

From July through September 2016 Thomas Torsney-Weir, PhD student in the VDA group, will participate in an internship with the Computing group of Lawrence Livermore National...

Thomas Torsney-Weir - Internship at Lawrence Livermore National Lab

From July through September 2016 Thomas Torsney-Weir, PhD student in the VDA group, will participate in an internship with the Computing group of Lawrence Livermore National...

Jul 21 2016

We are happy to share that VDA received funding to support our research.

We have been increasing our collaboration with the new Allen Institute for Cell Science in Seattle, WA, USA. Specifically, we are exploring the option to make 3D modeling and...

We are happy to share that VDA received funding to support our research.

We have been increasing our collaboration with the new Allen Institute for Cell Science in Seattle, WA, USA. Specifically, we are exploring the option to make 3D modeling and...

Jul 18 2016

New VDA paper in BMC Bioinformatics

We are happy to announce that our Chromatin analysis and exploration tool, called ChAsE  has been published  in BMC Bioinformatics.

 

Link to software

New VDA paper in BMC Bioinformatics

We are happy to announce that our Chromatin analysis and exploration tool, called ChAsE  has been published  in BMC Bioinformatics.

 

Link to software

Jul 18 2016
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