University of Konstanz
Graduiertenkolleg / PhD Program
Computer and Information Science

Colloquium lectures, invited talks, and dissertation proposals

Colloquium lectures

The Department of Computer and Information Science and the Graduiertenkolleg (PhD program) hold a series of talks in the area of computer and information science, particularly with regard to explorative analysis and visualization of large information spaces.

The following list contains all colloquium talks since the beginning of the PhD program.

05.02.2014tbaJun.-Prof. Dr. Michael Grossniklaus, University Konstanz, Konstanz, GermanyDS
11.12.2013Visual analytics of movementProf. Dr. Daniel Weiskopf, Universität Stuttgart, Stuttgart, GermanyDS
20.11.2013Time series analysis and data-driven model discrimination beyond usual assumptions: ideas, methods and examplesProf. Dr. Illia Horenko, Universita della Svizzera Italiana, Lugano, switzerlandDS
30.10.2013Cryptanalysis of some image encryption schemesProf. Dr. Chengqing Li, Xiangtan University, Xiangtan, ChinaDS
23.10.2013Debugging learners' math errorsDr. Claus Zinn, Universität Konstanz, Konstanz, GermanyDS
10.07.2013Konzeptentwicklung und geräteübergreifende App-Entwicklung heuteLudwig Neer, CAS Software AG, Karlsruhe, GermanyOD
01.07.2013Spatial Interpolation using Multiple RegressionProf. Luis Torgo, University of Porto, Porto, PortugalMB
19.06.2013Perspectives of Model-Based Systems EngineeringProf. Dirk Bank, Hochschule Ulm, Ulm, GermanySL
12.06.2013Distributed Data Stream MiningProf. Joao Gama, University of Porto, Porto, PortugalMB
05.06.2013Model-Based Security Testing with Real Faults: From Models to the real WorldProf. Alexander Pretschner, Technische Universität München, München, GermanySL
29.05.2013From Graphs to MapsProf. Stephen Kobourov, University of Arizona, Tucson, USAUB
24.04.2013Visual Text Analytics: facilitating insight from text dataProf. Evangelos Milios, Dalhousie University, Halifax, CanadaDK
06.02.2013Quick and Easy Model Fitting using [+]-ManifoldsProf. Dr. Udo Frese, University of BremenDS
30.01.2013Opponent Colors Revisited Prof. Sabine Süsstrunk, PhD, École polytechnique fédérale de Lausanne, SwitzerlandDS
24.01.2013Open-Ended Information Exploration in Exhibition Spaces: A Case for Visualization & Large Display TechnologyDr. Uta Hinrichs, University of St Andrews, UKHR
24.01.2013Perceptual-spatial Factors in the Design of Collaborative Interactive DisplaysDr. Miguel Nacenta, University of St Andrews, ScotlandHR
23.01.2013Monitoring Policy ComplianceProf. David Basin, ETH Zurich, SwissSL
09.01.2013Probabilistic Features in Uncertain Scalar and Vector FieldsHon. Prof. Dr. Christian Hege, Zuse Institute Berlin, GermanyDS
19.12.2012Ubiquitous User Interfaces: Eyes, Gaze and DisplaysProf. Aaron Quigley, University of St Andrews , North Haugh, ScotlandHR
11.07.2012Visualizing and Solving Instances of Discrete Dynamic Programming Problems given in a Special-purpose Dynamic Programming Specification LanguageProf. Dr. Holger Mauch, Eckerd College, Florida, USADS
10.07.2012Why we need new concepts: On Complexity and Causality in BiologyProf. Dr. Werner Mewes, Helmholtz Zentrum and TU München, Munich, GermanyMB
04.07.2012Current Challenges in Computational Movement AnalysisDr. Patrick Laub, University of Zurich, Zurich, SwitzerlandTS
20.06.2012Route Planning: Energy-efficient, Constraint-respecting, and fast!Prof. Stefan Funke, University of Stuttgart , Stuttgart, GermanyDS
30.05.2012Visualization and Interactive Data AnalysisProf. Heer Jeffrey, PhD, Stanford University, Stanford, USADK, HR, OD
23.05.2012XXL2020 Towards a flexible and extensible Infrastructure for generating Tailor-Made Data Processing SystemsProf. Dr. Bernhard Seeger, Philipps-Universität , Marburg, GermanyDK
16.05.2012Problems on Geometric Intersection GraphsProf. Dr. Jean Cardinal, Université Libre de Bruxelles, Brussels, BelgiumDS
02.03.2012Dependability in software-intensive systemsJun.-Prof. Dr. Frank Ortmeier , Otto-von-Guericke University Magdeburg, Germany
08.02.2012Hierarchical Classification Methods and Applications in Protein Function PredictionDr. Alex Feritas, University of Kent, UKDr. Leishi Zhang
01.02.2012Quantum Circuit Theory and Quantum Kirchhoff Rules for NanoelectronicsProf. Dr. Wolfgang Belzig, University of Konstanz, GermanyDS
18.01.2012Adaptive Learning from Drifting DataDr. Indrė Žliobaitė, Bournemouth University, UKMB
14.12.2011Behavioral Analysis & Personalization: Beyond Amazon & Co.Jun.-Prof. Steffen Rendle, University of Konstanz, GermanyDS
07.12.2011Entwicklung anpassungsfähiger Anwendungssysteme in Recht, Wirtschaft & VerwaltungProf. Dr. Erich Ortner, University of Technology Darmstadt, GermanyMS
30.11.2011Data Hiding in Digital ImagesProf. Dr. Xingpeng Zhang, University of Konstanz, GermanyDS
17.11.2011A conceptual framework for computer-supported collaborative learning at workProf. Dr. Gerhard Fischer, University of Colorado, Boulder, USAHR
19.10.2011Semantic Full-Text SearchProf. Dr. Hannah Bast, University of Freiburg, GermanyDS
22.06.2011Effiziente Verarbeitung von 3D-ScannerdatenProf. Dr. Günther Greiner, University of Erlangen-Nürnberg, Erlangen, GermanyDM
08.06.2011Natural Interaction with Rich Information SpacesJun.-Prof. Dr.-Ing. Raimund Dachselt, Otto-von-Guericke-University of Magdeburg, Magdeburg, GermanyHR
11.05.2011Bridging the Linguistic Visualization DivideChristopher Collins, University of Ontario, Oshawa, Ontario, CanadaOD
04.05.2011One-Mode Projection of Bipartite GraphsDr. Katharina Zweig, IWR Heidelberg, Heidelberg, GermanyUB
27.04.2011Trends in Interventional ImagingDr.-Ing. Markus Kowarschik, Siemens Medical Solutions, Nürnberg, GermanyDM
20.04.2011Physical Qualities of InteractionProf. Dr. Andreas Butz, LMU Munich, Munich, GermanyMS
20.04.2011A new algorithm for database join and aggregation operationsDr. Goetz Graefe, HP Labs, Palo Alto, USAMW
02.02.2011Moving Information Visualization Off the Desktop: New Contexts for Information VisualizationDr. Petra Isenberg, National Institute for Research in Computer Science and Control, Le Chesnay Cedex, FranceHR
26.01.2011Where does this new information belong? Data mining for capturing and supporting evolving knowledge structuresProf. Dr. Bettina Berendt, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Leuven, BelgiumMB
15.12.2010Discrete Optimization for Flat Panel DisplaysAndreas Karrenbauer, University of Konstanz, Konstanz, GermanyDS
08.12.2010NiCE: designing Natural Interfaces for Collaborative EnvironmentsDr. Michael Haller, FH Hagenberg, Hagenberg, ÖsterreichHR
17.11.2010Ambient intelligence systems in sports — the Team Cycling Trainings SystemJun.-Prof. Dr. Thomas Jaitner, Kaiserslautern University, Kaiserslautern, GermanyDS
07.07.2010Scaffold Hunter: Interactive Exploration of Chemical SpaceDr. Stefan Wetzel, Novartis, Basel, SwitzerlandDM
30.06.2010Die Informationswissenschaft in der deutschsprachigen Schweiz - Stand und HerausforderungenProf. Dr. Wolfgang Semar, University of Applied Sciences HTW Chur, Chur, Switzerland
16.06.2010Text Analysis of Islamist Extremists' Use of StoriesProf. Dr. Steven Corman, Arizona State University, Phoenix, Arizona, USAUB
09.06.2010Visualität und HaptikProf. Dr.-Ing. Rainer Groh, TU Dresden, Dresden, GermanyOD
02.06.2010Interactive Volume Rendering on Mobile Computing Platforms for Clinical Decision Making Prof. Dr. Jens Krüger, IVDA, Saarbrücken, GermanyDM
26.05.2010Visualization of Multivariate Point-based Volume DataProf. Dr. Lars Linsen, Jacobs University Bremen, Bremen, GermanyDS
19.05.2010Ein Rahmenmodell für optimales Dokumenten-Clustering (16:00 s.t.)Prof. Dr.-Ing. Norbert Fuhr, University of Duisburg, Duisburg, GermanyHR
12.05.2010Reconfigurable Video Coding: high level specification for next generation platformsDr. Marco Mattavelli, Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne, Lausanne, SwitzerlandDS
28.04.2010Illustrative medizinische VisualisierungProf. Dr. Bernhard Preim, University of Magdeburg, Magdeburg, GermanyHR
10.02.2010Abschiedsvorlesung: "Wem gehört Wissen?"Prof. Dr. Rainer Kuhlen, University of Konstanz, Konstanz, GermanyRK
03.02.2010Feedbacksysteme im SportProf. Dr. Arnold Baca, University of Vienna, Vienna, AustriaDS
27.01.2010Using Large Motion-Capture-Databases for Analysis and Synthesis of Human MotionsProf. Dr. Andreas Weber, University of Bonn, Bonn, GermanyDS
21.01.2010Algorithm Engineering für große, zeitabhängige NetzwerkeProf. Dr. Dorothea Wagner, TU Karlsruhe, Karlsruhe, GermanyUB
16.12.2009Stochastic methods for finding image structuresProf. Dr. Tamás Szirányi, Computer and Automation Inst., Hungarian Academy of Sciences, Budapest, HungariaDS
09.12.2009Erfolgsfaktoren für die Durchsetzung von Open-Source-Geschäftsmodellen in der Wirtschaft (Habilitationsvortrag)Dr. Wolfgang Semar, University of Konstanz, Konstanz, GermanyRK
02.12.2009 Visual Computing zur Diagnose und Therapieplanung in der Neurochirurgie und NeurologieJun.-Prof. Dr. Dorit Merhof, University of Konstanz, Konstanz, GermanyDM
25.11.2009Linear modelling of the vocal tract from biomedical images: data and modelsDr. Antoine Serrurier, University of Southampton, Southampton, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
04.11.2009Managing Natural Language Tutorial DialogueDr. Claus Zinn, Max Planck Institute, Nijmegen, NetherlandsMS
08.07.2009(begins at 17:00 h) Learning and Detecting Emergent Behavior in Networks of Cardiac MyocytesProf. Dr. Radu Grosu, State University of New York at Stony Brook, New York, USASL
08.07.2009(begins at 16:00 h) Hybrid modelling of biological systems for the accurate analysis of their timing featuresProf. Dr. Olivier Roux, Institut de Recherche en Communications et en Cybernétique de Nantes , Nantes Cedex, FranceSL
17.06.2009Video of the Future: Technology and ApplicationsProf. Dr. Markus Groß, ETH Zürich, Zürich, SwitzerlandOD
10.06.2009Community Finding in Social Network AnalysisProf. Dr. Pádraig Cunningham, UCD School of Computer Science and Informatics, Dublin, IrelandUB, MB
20.05.2009Kontextabhängige Adaption von Benutzungsschnittstellen durch Aktivierungsausbreitung in OntologienProf. Dr.-Ing. Jürgen Ziegler, Universität Duisburg-Essen, Duisburg, GermanyHR
13.05.2009(canceled) Sentiment Analyse - ein Praxisüberblick(canceled) Dr. Melanie Gnasa, Fraunhofer IAIS, Bonn, GermanyDK
11.02.2009Rangfunktionen: was sie sind und was man mit ihnen machen kannProf. Dr. Wolfgang Spohn, University of Konstanz, Konstanz, GermanyMB
04.02.2009Strukturbildung in dezentralen CommunitiesProf. Dr. Herwig Unger, Fernuniversität Hagen, Hagen, Germany
14.01.2009Data Mining for Customer IntelligenceDirk Van den Poel, Ghent University, Ghent, BelgiumMB
26.11.2008Data mining of heterogeneous data with an ART(Adaptive Resonance Theory)-based neural networkDr. Elena Sapozhnikova, Universität Konstanz, GermanyMB
12.11.2008Remote Sensing Archaeology: Towards semi-automated detection of archaeological residues in high resolution multispectral satellite imageryDr. Karsten Lambers, University of Konstanz, GermanyDS
29.10.2008Vom Impressionismus zu Multimedia - eine BrückeProf. em. Dr. Peter Deussen, Universität Karlsruhe, Karlsruhe, GermanyOD
02.07.2008Learning with Monotonicity ConstraintsDr. Ad Feelders, Utrecht University, The Netherlands, Utrecht, The NetherlandsMB
25.06.2008The Art and Science of Skeletal Shape DefomationDr. Olga Sorkine, TU Berlin, Berlin, DeutschlandOD
11.06.2008Recognition Technology in EldercareProf. Dr. Jim Keller, University of Missouri-Columbia, Missouri, USAMB
14.05.2008Vom 3d-Laserscanner zum 3d-Puzzle-ProblemDr.-Ing. Simon Winkelbach, TU Braunschweig, Institut für Robotik und Prozessinformatik, Braunschweig, GermanyDS
05.12.2007Eine Reise durch die diskrete Geometrie (mit Video)Prof. Dr. Konrad Polthier, Freie Universität Berlin, Berlin, GermanyDS
21.11.2007HCI outlook: tangible and tabletop interactionProf. Dr. Morten Fjeld, Chalmers University of Technology in Göteborg, Göteborg, SwedenHR
14.11.2007Wissensentdeckung in Datenbanken: Erkennung qualitativer Abhängigkeiten in Zeitreihen und SequenzenProf. Dr. Frank Höppner, FH Wolfenbüttel, Wolfsburg, GermanyMB
24.10.2007Virtuelle KleiderProf. Dr. Wolfgang Strasser, University Tübingen, Wilhelm Schickard Institut für Informatik, Tübingen, GermanyDS
11.07.2007Directed network models of textProf. Steven R. Corman, Hugh Downs School of Human Communication, Arizona State University, USA, Arizona, USAUB
20.06.2007Visualisation and data integration for genomicsDr. Ela Hunt, ETH Zurich, Switzerland, Zürich, SwitzerlandDK
30.05.2007A topological framework for shape classification and matchingDr. Michela Spagnuolo, IMATI-CNR, Genova, Italy, Genua, ItalyDS
16.05.2007Optimal lattices for volume graphicsProf. Torsten Möller, Simon Fraser University, Burnaby, Canada, Burnaby, CanadaDK
09.05.2007Realisierung adaptiver, prozessorientierter Informationssysteme ― Herausforderungen und LösungsansätzeProf. Dr. Peter Dadam, University Ulm, Germany, Ulm, GermanyMS
02.05.2007Sensor networks: geometry, algorithms, and minimal designProf. Dr. Subhash Suri, UC Santa Barbara, California, USA, Santa Barbara, USAMW
25.04.2007Learning and exploiting statistical dependencies in networksProf. Dr. David Jensen, University of Massachusetts Amherst, USA, Amherst, USASL
14.02.2007Infinite hidden relational modelsDr. Volker Tresp, Siemens, Munich, Germany, München, GermanyMB
09.02.2007An approach to resilience in the future InternetDr. James Sterbenz, University of Kansas, USA, Kansas, USAMW
07.02.2007Progressive vertex to triangle split compressionProf. Dr. Stefan Gumhold, TU Dresden, Germany, Dresden, GermanyDS/OD
01.02.2007 Peer-to-peer web search with MinervaProf. Dr. Gerhard Weikum, Max-Planck Institute for Informatics, Saarbrücken, Germany, Saarbrücken, GermanyMS
31.01.2007Kompetenz-basierte Wissensraumtheorie: Grundbegriffe, Anwendungen, EntwicklungenProf. Dr. Dietrich Albert, Karl-Franzens-Universität Graz, Austria, Graz, AustriaMB
24.01.2007PerPot - ein antagonistisches Metamodell für Analyse und Optimierung von Belastungs-Leistungs-InteraktionProf. Dr. Jürgen Perl, Institut für Informatik, Johannes Gutenberg University, Mainz, Germany, Mainz, GermanyDS
17.01.2007Verifying probabilistic phenomena: theory or practice?Prof. Dr. Joost-Pieter Katoen, RWTH Aachen, Germany, Aachen, GermanySL
10.01.2007Open source chemoinformatics softwarePD Dr. Christoph Steinbeck, Cologne University Bioinformatics Center (CUBIC), Köln, Germany, Köln, GermanyMB
13.12.2006Code plagiarism vs. evolutionary process of program sourceProf. Cho Hwan-Gue, Pusan National University, South Korea, Pusan, South CoreaOD/UB/MB
06.12.2006If inductive querying is the answer, what is the question?Prof. Dr. Jean-François Boulicaut, INSA Lyon, France, Lyon, FranceMB
22.11.2006Advantages and beauty of developable surfaces in avantgarde architectureDr. Georg Glaeser, Universität für Angewandte Kunst, Vienna, Austria, Wien, AustriaOD
08.11.2006Multiple classifier systems and their evaluationProf. Dr. Lawrence O. Hall, Florida State University, Tallahassee, USA, Florida, USAMB
26.07.2006Algorithmic aspects of rankingProf. Dr. Franz Brandenburg, University Passau, Passau, GermanyUB
12.07.2006Algorithm Engineering Methoden für Graphpartitionierung und kürzeste WegeProf. Dr. Dorothea Wagner, University Karlsruhe, Karlsruhe, GermanyUB
05.07.2006A view of designProf. Dr. Bob Spence, Imperial College, UKDK
28.06.2006From thinking to acting: Anticipation and reactionProf. Dr. Bernhard Nebel, University Freiburg, Freiburg, GermanyDS
21.06.2006extern: 40 Jahre Universität, Audimax see program 
07.06.20063D reconstruction and view synthesis from video sequencesProf. Dr. Reinhard Koch, University Kiel, Kiel, GermanyDS
31.05.2006Visual Analysis of Large Heterogeneous Social NetworksProf. Dr. Kwan-Liu Ma, UC DavisDK
24.05.2006Taxonomy-based Similarity Measures for Gene Clustering and Knowledge DiscoveryProf. Dr. James Keller, University of Missouri, Missouri, USAMB
17.05.2006Interactive Story Telling - Wissensvermittlung durch interaktives ErzählenProf. Dr.-Ing. Wolfgang Müller, PH Weingarten, Weingarten, GermanyOD
10.05.2006Statistical Relational Learning : an Inductive Logic Programming Approach, with some applications in bio-informaticsProf. Dr. Luc De Raedt, University Freiburg, Freiburg, GermanyMB
03.05.2006Interaktion mit Computern und Medien in unserer UmgebungProf. Dr. Andreas Butz, LMU München, München, GermanyDS
26.04.2006Interactive Visual Analysis: successful examples, elements of the general theory, and open problemsDr. Gennady Andrienko, Fraunhofer AIS, Bonn, GermanyDK
15.02.2006Spezielle Aspekte des Visuellen Data MiningProf. Dr. Heidrun Schumann, University Rostock, Rostock, GermanyDK
08.02.2006Visualisierung und Interaktive Systeme
Neue Technologien, Algorithmen und Anwendungen
Prof. Dr. Thomas Ertl, University Stuttgart, Stuttgart, GermanyDS
01.02.2006Visualisation of huge state spacesProf. Dr. Ir. Jan Friso Groote, Eindhoven University of Technology, Eindhoven, NetherlandsSL
25.01.2006Building better data mining models with ROC analysisProf. Dr. Peter Flach, University of Bristol, Bristol, UKMB
18.01.2006Visualization of flow, trees, and knotsProf. Dr. ir. Jack J. van Wijk, Eindhoven University of Technology, Eindhoven, NetherlandsDK/DS
21.12.2005Was auch Einstein sicher gern gesehen hätte - Visualisierung relativistischer EffekteProf. Dr. Hanns Ruder, University Tübingen, Tübingen, GermanyOD
20.12.2005A moment lasts foreverMichael Cohen, Microsoft Research 
07.12.2005Density-based clustering and its application to high-dimensional data analysisDr. Peer Kröger, LMU München, München, GermanyDK
30.11.2005Security aspects of storage as a public utilityGermano Caronni, Sun LaboratoriesMW
23.11.2005Distributed scheduling and distortion memory for streaming packetized videoDr. Jacob Chakareski, EPFL, Lausanne, SwitzerlandDS
16.11.2005Automatic image sorting using MPEG-7 descriptorsProf. Dr. Kai-Uwe Barthel, FHTW Berlin, Berlin, GermanyDS
09.11.2005Dimension induced clusteringDr. Alexander Hinneburg, University Halle, Halle, GermanyDK
02.11.2005 Brainlike information management - Was der Computer vom Gehirn lernen sollte!Martin C. Hirsch, iAS Berlin, Berlin, GermanyMB
19.10.2005Multiple description coding and rainbow network problemsProf. Dr. Xiaolin Wu, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, CanadaDS
20.07.2005Swarm based clustering with partition validityProf. Lawrence O. Hall, University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida, USA 
13.07.2005On the computational time complexity of evolutionary algorithmsDr. Carsten Witt, University Dortmund, Dortmund, Germany 
28.06.2005Recent studies in fractal image codingProf. Dr. Edward R. Vrscay, University of Waterloo, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada 
14.06.2005"Non-graphical" applications of programmmable graphics hardwareProf. Dr. Andreas Kolb, University Siegen, Siegen, Germany 
01.06.2005Point-based multi-resolution renderingDr. Michael Wand, University Tübingen, Tübingen, Germany 
31.05.2005Point-based rendering techniquesProf. Dr. Renato Pajarola, University of Zürich, Zürich, Switzerland 

Invited lectures

Talks of invited speakers of the GK. No regular date and time.

28.11.2013Novel features in object detection for image segmentation tasksDr. Andrea Manno-Kovács, Institute of Computer Science and Control in Budapest, Budapest, HungaryDS
26.11.2013Regular Structure Models for Object Detection in ImagesRadim Tylecek, Czech Technical University, Prague, CzechDS
12.12.2012From CAPTCHA to CAPTCHAECKER: Can we automate security and usability analysis of CAPTCHAS?Dr. Shujun Li, University of Surrey, UKDS
09.11.2012Towards Generic Methods for Document Understanding of Arbitrary, Digital-Born Textual DocumentsDr. Tamir Hassan, Vienna University of Technology, AustriaDK
25.05.2012Efficient pairwise multilabel classificationPh. D. Loza Mencia, Technische Universität Darmstadt, GermanyDS
17.04.2012Applicability of functional joint axis calculation: implementations accounting for the kinematics of the intact human kneeDipl. Ing. Dr. techn Irene Reichl, University of Vienna, AustriaDS
05.04.2012Intelligent Systems for Passive Target TrackingDr. Daniel Clarke, Defence Science and Technology Laboratory, Porton Down, Salisbury, UK DS
02.03.2012Dependability in software-intensive systemsJun.-Prof. Dr. Frank Ortmeier, Otto-von-Guericke University Magdeburg, Germany
14.10.2010Extraction of Objects with Approximately Convex Boundaries Igor Zingman, Given Imaging Ltd, Yokneam, IsraelDS
05.10.2010JPEG Steganalysis Based on Optimized Feature Extraction and Hierarchical Decision MakingMohammad RezaeiDS
27.05.2010Colour Fractal Analysis for Video Quality AssessmentDr. Mihai Ivanovici, Transilvania University, Brasov, Romania
21.01.2010Probabilistic Safety Analysis and exida FMEDARainer Faller
19.11.2009Towards an Integrated Counterexample-guided Abstraction Refinement for Real-Time SystemsProf. Dr. Henning Dierks, University of Oldenburg, Oldenburg, GermanySL
19.11.2009Treatment of Reconfigurable Systems in Dependability ModelsDr. Max Walter, TU Munich, Munich, GermanySL
01.10.2009Intelligent Multimedia Coding over Oblivious Networking Protocols: A Case for a Cross Layer Multimedia ArchitectureDr. Syed Ali Khayam, NUST School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, Islamabad, PakistanDS
11.08.2009A Strongly Polynomial Algorithm for Controlled QueuesProf. Guy Even, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, IsraelDS
23.07.2009Model checking infinite-state structured Markov chainsDr. Anne Remke, University of Twente, Enschede, NetherlandsSL
16.07.2009Runtime Monitoring of Metric First-order Temporal PropertiesDr. Felix Kaedtke, ETH Zürich, Zurich, SwitzerlandSL
14.07.2009Document Analysis of Glagolitic Sacramentary ManuscriptsProf. Dr. Robert Sablatnig, TU Vienna, Austria, Vienna, AustriaDS
02.07.2009Partial order reduction for branching security protocolsDr. Mohammad Torabi Dashti, ETH Zürich, Zürich, SwitzerlandSL
14.05.2009Visual Analytics for Investigative AnalysisDr. Carsten Görg, Georgia Tech, Atlanta, USADK
24.10.2008Dr. Frieder Nake, Universität Bremen, Bremen, Deutschland
05.05.2008Graph-Based Methods for Text and Web MiningDr. Mark Last, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, Be'er Sheva, IsraelDK
09.01.2008An integrative dynamic systems approach to understanding Src family kinase signalling-! New !- Hendrik Fuß, University of Ulster, Ulster, UKMB
19.12.2007Isometry invariant shape characterizationDr. Facundo Memoli, Department of Mathematics, Stanford University, California, USADS
19.12.2007Spectral methods for non-rigid shape analysisDr. Martin Reuter, Department of Mechanical Engineering, MIT, Cambridge, Massachusetts, USADS
27.11.2007Surface reconstruction techniques for imperfect raw-dataProf. Daniel Cohen-Or, Tel Aviv University / UBC Vancouver, Vancouver, CanadaOD
14.11.2007Tile-based methods in computer graphicsDr. Ares Lagae, Katholische Universität Leuven, Leuven, NetherlandsOD
19.07.2007Interactive vegetation renderingDr. Stephan Mantler, VRVIS - Zentrum für Virtual Reality und Visualisierung, Vienna, Vienna, AustriaDS
05.02.2007Use of possibilistic networks for an information retrieval modelDr. Asma Brini, University Toulouse III Paul Sabatier, France, Toulouse, France
05.02.20073D interaction with scientific dataDr. Wen Qi, Eindhoven University of Technology, Netherlands, Eindhoven, Netherlands
31.01.2007WildDocs - Investigating construction of metaphors in office workDr. Claus Atzenbeck, Aalborg University Esbjerg, Denmark, Esbjerg, Denmark
23.01.2007Sketching in lectures - a combinatorial approach for recognizing hand-drawn sketchesDr. Conrad Pomm, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (ETH) Zürich: Institute of Theoretical Computer Science, Zürich, Switzerland
17.01.2007Information visualization techniques for metabolic engineeringDr. Ermir Qeli, University of Marburg, Marburg, Germany
17.01.2007ART-based fuzzy classifiers: ART fuzzy networks for automatic classificationDr. Elena Sapozhnikova, Eberhard-Karls-Universität Tübingen,, Tübingen, Germany
07.12.2006UML 2.0 state machines: ambiguities and complete formal semanticsDr. Harald Fecher, University of Kiel, Kiel, GermanySL
25.10.2006Schematisation algorithms for metro map layoutDamian Merrick, School of Information Technologies, The University of Sydney, Australia, Sydney, AustraliaUB
20.09.2006On adequate performance measures for pagingDr. Alexander Souza, University Freiburg, Freiburg, GermanyUB
14.08.2006The virtue of patience in low complexity scheduling of packetized media with feedbackProf. Dr. Pascal Frossard, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (EPFL), Lausanne, SwitzerlandRH
27.07.2006Approximation algorithms for capacitated rectangle stabbingProf. Dr. Guy Even, Tel Aviv University , Tel Aviv, IsraelDS
24.07.2006Methods in information visualisation designDr. Oscar de Bruijn, University of Manchester, Manchester, UKDK
06.07.2006A tutorial on real-time rendering of large 3D terrainsProf. Dr. Lew Hitchner, California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo, Cal., USADS
09.05.2006Belastungs- und Beanspruchungsparameter im RadsportDr. Björn Stapelfeld, Radlabor University Freiburg, Freiburg, GermanyDS
20.04.2006Cooperative diversity for wireless ad hoc networksDr. Vladimir Stankovic, University of Lancaster, Lancaster, UKDS

Dissertation proposal talks (Promotionsvorträge)

At the Department of Computer and Information Science all doctoral student must hold a dissertation proposal as part of their requirements for graduation. The following list contains all these presentations including those of doctoral students that were not GK members.

DateTitleGK memberSpeakerChair
15.01.2014Quality Aware Visual Analysis of Spatio-temporal DataYesHansi SenaratneHR
15.01.2014Towards a Framework for Real-Time Event Detection in High-Volume Social Media Data StreamsNoAndreas WeilerHR
17.07.2013Active Learning in Parallel UniversesNoChristian DietzMB
17.07.2013Widened Data MiningYesVioleta IvanovaMB
03.07.2013Design and Evaluation of Proxemics-Aware Environments to Support Navigation in Large Information SpacesYesRoman RädleHR
26.06.2013Perceptual Artifacts in Visual AnalyticsYesSebastian MittelstädtDK
26.06.2013Visual Analytics for Movement DataYesDavid SpretkeDK
22.05.2013Modelling of reflectance spectraYesRoman ByshkoDS
22.05.2013Design and Evaluation of Co-located Interaction with Public DisplaysNoDaniel KlinkhammerHR
15.05.2013Spatially Constrained Network VisualizationYesArlind NocajUB
20.02.2013Visual Analytics for Cyber Security: Enhancing Situational Awareness for Large-Scale Computer NetworksNoFabian FischerDK, MW
20.02.2013Evaluation and Guidelines for Systematic Glyph DesignNoJohannes FuchsDK, HR
28.11.2012Network Traffic Exposed and ConcealedNoThomas ZinkHR
21.11.2012Comprehensive & Duration-Constraining Patterns for Multivariate Temporal Data ClassificationNoSebastian PeterMB
21.11.2012Column selection strategies and their application to optical recordings of the insect brainYesMartin StrauchMB
18.07.2012Integration of OLAP and Data Mining for Social Network AnalysisYesNafees RehmanMS
18.07.2012Detection of Archaeological Sites in High Resolution Remotely Sensed ImageryYesIgor ZingmanDS, K. Lambers, DM
27.06.2012Molecular Event DetectionYesIris AdäMB, UB
13.06.2012Visual and Automated Analysis of Overlapping GenesNoSvenja SimonOD, DK, DM
09.05.2012Overlap-Reduction Techniques for Visualizations of Geospatial DataYesHalldór JanetzkoDK, OD, MS
09.05.2012Quantitative Analysis of Safety-Critical Software and SystemsNoFlorian Leitner-FischerSL, MS, DK
25.04.2012Parallel Data Mining Revisited - Getting Better, Not FasterNoZaenal AkbarMB, MW
25.04.2012Perceptual Video Quality Assessment and Applications to Videos from Digital Camcorder SystemNoKongfeng ZhuDS, S. Li, OD
25.01.2012Multivariate Analysis Applied to Image Data of Dementia PatientsNoElisabeth StühlerDM, MB, OD
25.01.2012Visual Analytics of Patterns in High-dimensional DataYesAndrada TatuDK
11.01.2012Analysis of dementia with structural image dataYesMirco RichterDM, OD, DS
21.12.2011Secure Platform-Independent Computing in the MPEG RVC Dataflow Programming FrameworkNoJunaid Jameel AhmadShujun Li, MW
21.12.2011Linear and Nonlinear Methods to Analyze Variability and Asymmetry of Indoor Pedaling KinematicsYesJuan QuintanaDS
13.07.2011Active Segmentation of Cell ImagesNoMartin Horn
29.06.2011Secure Storage on the CloudNoSebastian GrafMW, MS
29.06.2011Engineering Multidimensional Scaling Approaches to Graph DrawingYesMirza KlimentaUB
15.06.2011Multiperspective analysis of spatial and temporal user-generated dataYesSlava KisilevichDK, OD, DS
15.06.2011Visual Text and Time Series Analysis - Understanding the Impact of News on Financial DataNoFranz WannerDK, TS, MS
18.05.2011Image-Space Sampling and Reconstruction in Computer Graphics NoDaniel HeckOD, DS
18.05.2011Efficient Modeling and Rendering of VegetationYesSören PirkOD, DM
02.05.2011Fremde Privatsphären im Social WebNoMarkus GlaserRK
09.02.2011Multi-label Classification with Multiple Data Sources and TaxonomiesYesFernando BenitesElena Sapzhnokova, MB
09.02.2011Performance and Simulation Visualization in Road Bicycle RacingYesRoman ByshkoDS, DK
19.01.2011Multiperspective analysis of spatial and temporal user-generated dataYesSlava KisilevichDK, OD, DS
19.01.2011Visual Analytics in Online Information StreamsYesMilos KrstajicDK, OD
12.01.2011Visual Analytics of Change in Natural LanguageYesChristian RohrdantzDK, Miriam Butt, Deussen
12.01.2011Holistic Workspace: The next generation workplace for operators in control roomsNoTobias SchwarzHR, Detlef Zühlke
01.12.2010A CG Perspective on NatureYesBoris NeubertOD, DK, DM
01.12.2010Visual Analytics in Multi-Dimensional DatabasesNoMatthias SchäferDK, MS, OD
03.11.2010Digital Tools for Supporting Collaborative Activities in Design ProcessesNoFlorian GeyerHR, Erik Stolterman, MW
03.11.2010Non-Periodic Tilings in GraphicsYesThomas SchlömerOD, UB, DM
14.07.2010PrIME: Primitive Interaction Tasks for Multi-Display EnvironmentsYesMahsa JenabiHR, OD, DS
14.07.2010Dynamic Network VisualizationYesMartin MaderUB, MB
14.07.2010Visualizing Large Document Collections for Effcient Browsing and Recognition of DocumentsYesHendrik StrobeltOD
23.06.2010Tools for Actor-Based Modeling of Dynamic NetworksNoNatalie IndlekoferUB
23.06.2010Understanding Evolving Social NetworksNoBobo NickUB
13.01.2010Tools for Planar Drawings of Graphs and HypergraphsNoMelanie BadentUB
13.01.2010Network Visualization: Dynamics, Modes, and CollectionsYesMartin MaderOD, UB, MB
13.01.2010Analysis of Network EnsemblesYesUwe NagelDK, UB, MB
09.12.2009Simulation and Optimization of Race-Bike Training on Realistic TracksYesThorsten DahmenDS, OD, UB
09.12.2009Novel Interaction Techniques for Information Seeking in Physical LibrariesYesMathias HeiligHR, MS, MW
11.11.2009Constrained Graph DrawingNoBarbara PampelUB
01.07.2009Longitudinal Research in HCIYesJens GerkenHR
01.07.2009DeepFS - Implementing Filesystems Using Semi-Structured Database TechnologyYesAlexander HolupirekMS
24.06.2009A Visual User Interface Paradigm for Post-WIMP Work EnvironmentsYesHans-Christian JetterHR
24.06.2009Document Structure Analysis for Large Document CollectionsYesAndreas StoffelDK
03.06.2009Reliable Message Delivery in Disruption Tolerant NetworksNoArshad IslamMW
03.06.2009Bisociative DiscoveriesNoTobias KötterMB
03.06.2009Spreading Activation on Bisociative NetworksNoKilian ThielMB
28.01.2009(canceled) Zentrale Aspekte bei der Einführung eines Unternehmenswikis zur Gewinnung von "tacit knowledge" (canceled)NoAnja EbersbachRK
28.01.2009(canceled) Fremde Privatsphären im Social Web. Klatsch und Tratsch im Netz als Angriff auf die informationelle Selbstbestimmung? (canceled)NoMarkus GlaserRK
17.12.2008Toward compact storage for efficient management of XML documentsNoRamez AlkhatibMS
17.12.2008Diversity Selection for Virtual High Throughput ScreeningNoThorsten MeinlMB
19.11.2008Indikatoren für den Erfolg von UnternehmenswikisNoAlexander WartaRK
09.07.2008Learning Hierarchical Fuzzy Rule SystemsYesThomas GabrielMB
09.07.2008Processing and Visualizing large XML InstancesYesChristian GrünMS
09.07.2008Teaching an XQuery compiler to handle Full-TextYesStefan KlingerMS
18.06.2008Novel Input Devices for Large, High-Resolution Displays - Design, Interaction and EvaluationYesWerner KönigHR
18.06.2008Visualisierung von Navigationsinformationen auf mobilen EndgerätenNoHendrik ZiezoldUB
28.05.2008Zoombasierte Konzepte für Suche und Navigation in großen InformationsräumenNoFredrik GundelsweilerHR
28.05.2008Visual Text Feature Analysis - Analyzing text without reading itYesDaniela OelkeDK
13.02.2008Process, methods and tool-support for requirements modelling and interdisciplinary specification of user interfacesNoThomas MemmelHR
13.02.2008Visualization and exploration of financial time series dataYesHartmut ZieglerDK
28.11.2007Efficient synthesis of textures and image dataYesJohannes KopfOD
28.11.2007Authentic and efficient reproduction of artistic styles in the field of non-photorealistic renderingYesThomas LuftOD
18.07.2007Adaptive thinning of weather observationsYesVladimir BondarenkoDS
04.07.2007Efficient multimedia transmission over packet erasure channelsYesShakeel AhmadDS
04.07.2007Directed diagnostics of system dependability modelsYesHusain AljazzarSL
04.07.2007Explorative adaptive active classificationYesNicolas CebronMB
04.07.2007Perceptual distances and texture registration for 3D modelsYesIoan ClejuDS
23.05.2007Extending the OLAP technology to support non-conventional application domainsYesSvetlana MansmannMS
23.05.2007Applications of multidimensional scaling to graph drawingYesChristian PichUB
23.05.2007Cardinality-aware and purely relational implementation of an XQuery processorNoSherif SakrMS
23.05.2007Über den Einfluss des menschlichen Faktors auf kollaborative Wissensmanagement-Umgebungen im Rahmen des Reliability Engineering bei Robert Bosch Diesel SystemsNoAlexander WartaRK
31.01.2007Incomplete property checking for asynchronous reactive systemsYesWei WeiSL
24.01.2007Theory and applications of the graph LaplacianNoDaniel FleischerUB
13.12.2006Growing persistent trees - a walk in the woodsYesMarc KramisMW
29.11.2006Clustering and optimization under distributed competitionYesMartin HoeferUB
22.11.2006Structural similarity of vertices in networksNoJürgen LernerUB
15.11.2006Leistungfähige Verfahren zur Simulation und Darstellung von Pflanzenkonkurrenz und Umweltfaktoren in der ComputergrafikNoMonssef AlsweisOD
08.11.20063D-Landschaftsskizzen und Visualisierung von UmweltinformationNoLiviu Marius CoconuOD
25.10.2006Extrem kleine Details in grossen KontextenYesJoachim BöttgerOD
19.07.2006Usability of zoomable starfield displays on pen-based small devicesYesThorsten BüringHR
19.07.2006Visual analysis of network communicationYesFlorian MansmannDK
12.07.2006Approaches for the visualization of hierarchical software structuresYesMichael BalzerOD
05.07.2006Aufbereitung, Handhabung und Darstellung komplexer Daten auf dem Gebiet der interaktiven LandschaftsvisualisierungNoCarsten ColditzOD
28.06.2006Clustering in parallel universesYesBernd WiswedelMB
14.06.2006Geodesics for point based model processingYesMauro RuggeriDS
07.06.2006Mehrwerte des Kollaborativen Wissensmanagements in der Hochschullehre - Integration asynchroner netzwerkbasierter Szenarien des CSCL in der Ausbildung der Informationswissenschaft im Rahmen des K3-ProjektsNoJoachim GriesbaumRK
17.05.2006Scalable visual analytics: Solutions and techniques for business applicationsNoJörn SchneidewindDK
10.05.2006Geometry approximation in computer graphics and numerical wheather forecastYesTilo OchottaDS
22.02.2006Efficient algorithms for rate-distortion optimized media streamingYesMartin RöderDS
15.02.2006Index structures for similarity search in multimedia databasesNoBenjamin BustosDK
15.02.2006Effective retrieval and visual analysis in multimedia databasesNoTobias SchreckDK