Group Members

Prof. Dr. Daniel A. Keim


Sabine Kuhr


Dr. Johannes Fuchs

Academic Council



Dr. Thomas Polk


Hanna Schäfer


Dr. Manuel Stein

Academic staff / PhD Students

System Administrators


Dr. Michael Blumenschein

Pattern-Driven Design of Visualizations for High-Dimensional Data (2020)

Dr. Florian Stoffel

Transparency in Interactive Feature-based Machine Learning: Challenges and Solutions (2018)

Dr. Dominik Sacha

Knowledge Generation in Visual Analytics: Integrating Human and Machine Intelligence for Exploration of Big Data (2018)

Dr. Dominik Jäckle

Projections for Visual Analysis of Multivariate Data: Methods for Identification, Interpretation, and Navigation of Patterns (2017)

Dr. Hansi Senaratne

Uncertainty-aware Visual Analytics for Spatio-temporal Data Exploration (2017)

Dr. Michael Behrisch

Visual Analytic Methods for Exploring Large Amounts of Relational Data with Matrix-based Representations (2017)

Dr. Fabian Fischer

Visual Analytics for Situational Awareness in Cyber Security (2016)

Dr. Johannes Fuchs

Glyph Design for Temporal and Multi-Dimensional Data : Design Considerations and Evaluation (2015)

Dr. Sebastian Mittelstädt

Methods for Effective Color Encoding and the Compensation of Contrast Effects (2015)

Dr. Svenja Simon

Visual Analysis of RNAseq Data : Discovering Genes in Bacteria (2015)

Dr. Halldór Janetzko

Enhancements for Visualizing Temporal and Geospatial Datasets (2015)

Dr. Milos Krstajic

Visual Analytics of Temporal Event Sequences in News Streams (2014)

Dr.-Ing. Matthias Schäfer

Visual Analytics for Improving Exploration and Projection of Multi-Dimensional Data (2014)

Dr. Christian Rohrdantz

Visual Analytics of Change in Natural Language (2013)

Dr. Andreas Stoffel

Document Structure Analysis for Large Electronic Document Collections (2013)

Dr. Andrada Tatu

Visual Analytics of Patterns in High-Dimensional Data (2013)

Dr. Slava Kisilevich

Analysis of user generated spatio-temporal data : Learning from collections of geotagged photos (2012)

Dr. Daniela Oelke

Visual Document Analysis : Towards a Semantic Analysis of Large Document Collections (2010)

Dr. Florian Mansmann

Visual Analysis of Network Traffic : Interactive Monitoring, Detection, and Interpretation of Security Threats (2008)

Dr. Jörn Schneidewind

Scalable Visual Analytics : Solutions and Techniques for Business Applications (2007)

Dr. Tobias Schreck

Effective Retrieval and Visual Analysis in Multimedia Databases (2007)

Dr. Benjamin Bustos

Index Structures for Similarity Search in Multimedia Databases (2006)

Dr. Christian Panse

Visualizing Geo-Related Data Using Cartograms (2005)

Dr. Mike Sips

Pixel-based Visual Data Mining in Large Geo-Spatial Point Sets (2005)

Dr. Alexander Hinneburg

Density-Based Clustering in large Databases using Projections and Visualizations (2002)

Former Employees

Philipp Meschenmoser

Former Employee

Dr. Evanthia Dimara

Michael Krauße

Dr. Alexandra Diehl

Dr. Geoffrey Ellis

Johannes Häußler

Former Employee

Niklas Weiler

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Thorsten Breitkreutz

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Alexander Jäger

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Robert Gregor

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Lin Shao

Former Employee

Franz Wanner

Former Employee

Dr. Bum Chul Kwon

Former Employee

Dr. Enrico Bertini

Former Employee

David Spretke

Former Employee

Dr. Peter Bak

Former Employee

Prof. Dr. Jianping Fan

Former Employee

Dr. Leishi Zhang

Former Employee

Dr. Ivan Sipiran

Former Employee

Dr. Roland Heilmann

Former Employee