Sven Bachthaler - Portrait
Ph.D. candidate



2013, Ph.D. (Dr. rer. nat.) at Universität Stuttgart.
2005, M.Sc. (Diplom) in Software Engineering from Universität Stuttgart.
2002, B.Sc. (Vordiplom) in Software Engineering from Universität Stuttgart.

Copyright Notice

The documents distributed by this server have been provided by the contributing authors as a means to ensure timely dissemination of scholarly and technical work on a noncommercial basis. Copyright and all rights therein are maintained by the authors or by other copyright holders, notwithstanding that they have offered their works here electronically. It is understood that all persons copying this information will adhere to the terms and constraints invoked by each author's copyright. These works may not be reposted without the explicit permission of the copyright holder.


S. Bachthaler, F. Sadlo, R. Weeber, S. Kantorovich, C. Holm and D. Weiskopf: Magnetic Flux Topology of 2D Point Dipoles, Computer Graphics Forum, Vol. 31, No. 3, pp. 955-964, 2012.
[PDF] [Bibtex]
S. Bachthaler, F. Sadlo, C. Dachsbacher and D. Weiskopf: Space-Time Visualization of Dynamics in Lagrangian Coherent Structures of Time-Dependent 2D Vector Fields, International Conference on Information Visualization Theory and Applications, pp. 573-583, 2012.
[PDF] [Bibtex]
J. Heinrich, S. Bachthaler and D. Weiskopf: Progressive Splatting of Continuous Scatterplots and Parallel Coordinates, Computer Graphics Forum, Vol. 30, pp. 653-662, 2011.
S. Bachthaler, S. Frey and D. Weiskopf: Poster: CUDA-Accelerated Continuous 2-D Scatterplots, presented at VIS 2009.
[summary paper (PDF)] [poster (PDF)]
S. Bachthaler and D. Weiskopf: Efficient and Adaptive Rendering of 2-D Continuous Scatterplots, Computer Graphics Forum (Proceedings of EUROVIS 2009), Vol. 28, No. 3, pp. 743-750, June 2009.
[PDF] [Bibtex]
S. Bachthaler and D. Weiskopf: Continuous Scatterplots, IEEE Transactions on Visualization and Computer Graphics, Vol. 14, No. 6, pp. 1428-1435, Nov.-Dec. 2008.
[PDF] [Bibtex]
R. P. Botchen, S. Bachthaler, F. Schick, M. Chen, G. Mori, D. Weiskopf and T. Ertl: Action-Based Multi-Field Video Visualization, IEEE Transactions on Visualization and Computer Graphics, Vol. 14, No. 4, pp. 885-899, August 2008.
[PDF] [Bibtex]
S. Bachthaler and D. Weiskopf: Animation of Orthogonal Texture Patterns for Vector Field Visualization, IEEE Transactions on Visualization and Computer Graphics, Vol. 14, No. 4, pp. 741-755, August 2008.
[PDF] [Bibtex]

S. Bachthaler, F. Belli and A. Fedorova: Desktop Workload Characterization for CMP/SMT and Implications for Operating System Design, Workshop on the Interaction Between Operating Systems and Computer Architecture (WIOSCA 2007), pp. 2-9, 2007.
[PDF] [Bibtex]

S. Bachthaler and D. Weiskopf: Animation of Orthogonal Texture-Based Vector Field Visualization (Best Papers Selection), Eurographics/IEEE VGTC Symposium on Visualization, pp. 219-226, 2007.
[PDF] [Bibtex]

S. Bachthaler, D. Weiskopf, M. Strengert and T. Ertl: Parallel Texture-Based Vector Field Visualization on Curved Surfaces Using GPU Cluster Computers, Eurographics Symposium on Parallel Graphics and Visualization, pp. 1-8, 2006.
[PDF] [Bibtex]

S. Bachthaler: Parallel GPU-based Vectorfield Visualization on Curved Surfaces, Diplomarbeit (thesis), Universität Stuttgart, 2005.

Curriculum Vitae

2012 - today self employed
2007 - 2012 Ph.D. student at Universität Stuttgart, Germany
2006 - 2007 Ph.D. student at Simon Fraser University, Vancouver, Canada
2006 Software Developer at ICIDO GmbH Stuttgart, Germany for the implementation of virtual reality software
2005 Graduation as M.Sc. (Dipl. Inf.) at Universität Stuttgart
2004 - 2005 Internship position at Daimler's Virtual Reality Compentence Centre, Ulm, Germany
2001 Internship position at T-Systems, Stuttgart, Germany
2000 - 2005 Study of Software Engineering at Universität Stuttgart
Specialization in computer graphics and visualization

Last modified: June 6th, 2013
by Sven Bachthaler