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2017

  • CGF Cover Contest 2017 Second Place Winner with the contribution: T. Günther, A. Kuhn, H.-C. Hege, M. Gross and H. Theisel: Progressive Monte Carlo Rendering of Atmospheric Flow Features Across Scales.

2016

  • D. Lehmann: Research Award of the Faculty of Computer Science, Magdeburg University (FIN Forschungspreis; shared with S. Saalfeld).
  • APS/DFD Milton van Dyke Award Winner (Poster) with the contribution: T. Günther, A. Kuhn, H.-C. Hege, M. Gross and H. Theisel: Progressive Monte Carlo Rendering of Atmospheric Flow Features Across Scales. [poster] [www]
  • T. Günther: Dissertation Award of the Faculty of Computer Science, Magdeburg University (FIN Dissertationspreis).
  • T. Günther: Dissertation Award of the University of Magdeburg (Dissertationspreis der OvGU).

2015

  • T. Günther: Research Award of the Faculty of Computer Science, Magdeburg University (FIN Forschungspreis; shared with G. Krempl and D. Kottke).
  • A. Friederici: Student Research Award of the Faculty of Computer Science, Magdeburg University (FIN Forschungspreis für Studierende; shared with S. Räbiger).
  • Honorable Mention Award at IEEE SciVis 2015 for the paper: T. Günther, M. Schulze and H. Theisel: Rotation Invariant Vortices for Flow Visualization.

2014

  • H. Theisel: Teaching Award for second-best course in Summer Semester 2014 at Faculty of Computer Science, Magdeburg University, for the course “Flow Visualization”.
  • H. Theisel: Research Award “Otto-von-Guericke-Forschungspreis 2014” of the University of Magdeburg.
  • Winner of IEEE Visualization Contest 2014 with the contribution: T. Günther, M. Schulze, A. Friederici and H. Theisel: Visualizing the Aftermath of Volcanic Eruptions. ➜ website , award
  • M. Schulze: “Held der Lehre” Teaching Award for best exercise course in Winter Semester 2013/2014 at Faculty of Computer Science, Magdeburg University, for the course “Einführung in die Informatik”.

2013

  • T. Günther: Research Award of the Faculty of Computer Science, Magdeburg University (FIN Forschungspreis).
  • T. Günther: Student Research Award of the Faculty of Computer Science, Magdeburg University (FIN Forschungspreis für Studierende).
  • C. Rössl: “Held der Lehre” Teaching Award for best course in Summer Semester 2013 at Faculty of Computer Science, Magdeburg University, for the course “Algorithmen und Datenstrukturen”.
  • T. Günther: “Held der Lehre” Teaching Award for best exercise course in Summer Semester 2013 at Faculty of Computer Science, Magdeburg University, for the course “Algorithmische Geometrie”.
  • J. Martinez Esturo: Nomination by the Faculty of Computer Science, Magdeburg University, for the GI Dissertation Award.
  • H. Theisel: Eurographics Recognition of Service Award.

2012

  • SGP 2012 Third-Best Paper Award for the paper: M. Schulze, T. Germer, C. Rössl and H. Theisel: Stream Surface Parametrization by Flow-Orthogonal Front Lines, SGP 2012.
  • C. Rössl: Research Award of the Faculty of Computer Science, Magdeburg University (FIN Forschungspreis).
  • C. Rössl: “Held der Lehre” Teaching Award for best exercise course in Winter Semester 2011/12 at Faculty of Computer Science, Magdeburg University, for the course “Ausgewählte Algorithmen in der Computergraphik”.
  • M. Schulze: “Held der Lehre” Teaching Award for best exercise course in Summer Semester 2012 at Faculty of Computer Science, Magdeburg University, for the course “Flow Visualization”.
  • M. Schulze: Tteaching Award* for third-best exercise in Winter Semester 2011/2012 at Faculty of Computer Science, Magdeburg University, for the course “Computer Aided Geometric Design”.

2011

  • D. Lehmann: Research Award of the Faculty of Computer Science, Magdeburg University (FIN Forschungspreis; together with N. Siegmund).
  • Winner of IEEE Visualization Contest 2011 with the contribution: M. Otto, A. Kuhn, W. Engelke and H. Theisel: Visualizing Unsteady Vortical Behavior of a Centrifugal Pump.
  • H. Theisel: Teaching Award for second-best course in Winter Semester 2010/2011 at Faculty of Computer Science, Magdeburg University, for the course “Einführung in die Informatik”.

2010

  • Best Paper Award at IEEE Visualization 2010 conference for the paper: T.Weinkauf and H. Theisel: Streak Lines as Tangent Curves of a Derived Vector Field.
  • H. Theisel: “Held der Lehre” Teaching Award for best course in Summer Semester 2010 at Faculty of Computer Science, Magdeburg University, for the course “Flow Visualization”.

2009

  • H. Theisel: Teaching Award for second-best course in Winter Semester 2008/2009 at Faculty of Computer Science, Magdeburg University, for the course “Computer Aided Geometric Design”.

  • Collaboration Award of the DFG Priority program “Scalable Visual Analytics” for the paper A. Tatu, G. Albuquerque, M. Eisemann, J. Schneidewind and H. Theisel, M. Magnor and D. Keim: Combining automated analysis and visualization techniques for effective exploration of high-dimensional data. IEEE VAST 2009.

2008

  • T. Weinkauf: Karin-Witte-Award of the Otto-von-Guericke University Magdeburg for his PhD thesis.

Recent news:
19.04.2017

Research Seminar Announcement

In the course of the Visual Computing research seminar Dr. Evgeny Gladilin from the Leibniz Institute of Plant Genetics and Crop Plant Research (IPK) Gatersleben will give a talk with subsequent discussion about the topic Aufgaben der Bildanalyse in quantitativer Pflanzenforschung.

We would like to invite everyone interested to join us. The research seminar will take place in on Friday 21.04.2017, 13:00 c.t. in G29-R335.

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