Wintergraph 2022

After a long time in which it was not possible to travel, our VisGroup was happy to finally be able to network again! Wintergraph is a yearly event organized by two Austrian universities, TU Wien and TU Graz. It usually takes place in spring, in the beautiful wintery mountains of Austria. The idea of this

3 Open PhD Positions

The Department of Informatics at the University of Bergen has three open PhD positions. The announcement broadly covers all research areas of the department, but we are particularly interested in good candidates in the area of visualization. Deadline: May 22, 2022

PhD defence of Chaoran Fan

The PhD defence of Chaoran Fan will be held in VilVite, Nash Auditorium on Friday the 5th of November. Everyone is warmly welcome to join at 12:00. The talk will start 12:15. Chaoran’s thesis “Improving Interaction in Visual Analytics using Machine Learning” can be found here. Chaoran’s opponents are: Professor Michael Sedlmair, Univ. Of Stuttgart,

3 Papers at IEEE VIS 2021

Three of our papers will be presented at IEEE VIS 2021, the premier international venue for visualization research. The conference will be held virtually from October 24 to 29, 2021.

Best Paper Honorable Mention at VCBM 2021

Our work on the visual communication of biomedical processes was awarded a Best Paper Honorable Mention at the 2021 Eurographics Workshop on Visual Computing for Biology and Medicine.