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Thomas Ertl

Prof. Dr. rer. nat. Dr. techn. h. c. Dr.-Ing. E. h.

Professor of Practical Computer Science (retired), former director of the research group Graphic Interactive Systems at the Institute for Visualization and Interactive Systems (VIS)

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+49 711 685 88340

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VIS: Universitätsstr. 38 (Raum: 1.452)
VISUS: Allmandring 19 (Raum: 01.006)

70569 Stuttgart
Deutschland

Office Hours

Whenever the door is open, otherwise by appointment.

Secretaries:

  • Frau Margot Roubicek (VIS): +49 (0)711 685-88456
  • Frau Andrea Zander (VIS): +49 (0)711 685-88404
  • Frau Maria Schulz (VISUS): +49 (0)711 685-88600
 

  1. 2024

    1. Gralka, Patrick ; Müller, Christoph ; Reina, Guido ; Weiskopf, Daniel ; Ertl, Thomas: Power Overwhelming: The One With the Oscilloscopes. In: Proc. JapanVis, Proc. JapanVis, 2024
    2. Müller, Christoph ; Ertl, Thomas: Quantifying Performance Gains of DirectStorage for the Visualisation of Time-Dependent Particle Data Sets, 2024
    3. Straub, Alexander ; Sadlo, Filip ; Ertl, Thomas: Feature-Based Deformation for Flow Visualization. In: Journal of Visualization, Journal of Visualization. (2024)
    4. Becker, Franziska ; Müller, Christoph ; Karpuk, David ; Ertl, Thomas: AlertSets: Supporting Exploratory Analysis of Cybersecurity Alerts through Sets. In: 1st Japan Visualization Symposium (JapanVis 2024), 1st Japan Visualization Symposium (JapanVis 2024), 2024
    5. Becher, Michael ; Müller, Christoph ; Sellenthin, Dominik ; Ertl, Thomas ; Reina, Guido ; Weiskopf, Daniel: Your Visualisations are Going Places: SciVis on Gaming Consoles. In: Proc. JapanVis, Proc. JapanVis, 2024
  2. 2023

    1. Straub, Alexander ; Karadimitriou, Nikolaos ; Reina, Guido ; Frey, Steffen ; Steeb, Holger ; Ertl, Thomas: Visual Analysis of Displacement Processes in Porous Media using Spatio-Temporal Flow Graphs. In: IEEE Transactions on Visualization and Computer Graphics, IEEE Transactions on Visualization and Computer Graphics. Bd. 30 (2023), Nr. 1, S. 759–769
    2. Becher, Michael ; Heinemann, Moritz ; Marmann, Thomas ; Reina, Guido ; Weiskopf, Daniel ; Ertl, Thomas: Accelerated 2D visualization using adaptive resolution scaling and temporal reconstruction. In: Journal of Visualization, Journal of Visualization. (2023)
    3. Huth, Franziska ; Blascheck, Tanja ; Koch, Steffen ; Ertl, Thomas: Studies and design considerations for animated transitions between small-scale visualizations. In: Journal of Visualization, Journal of Visualization. (2023)
    4. Gralka, Patrick ; Reina, Guido ; Ertl, Thomas: Efficient Sphere Rendering Revisited. In: Bujack, R. ; Pugmire, D. ; Reina, G. (Hrsg.) ; Bujack, R. ; Pugmire, D. ; Reina, G. (Hrsg.): Eurographics Symposium on Parallel Graphics and Visualization, Eurographics Symposium on Parallel Graphics and Visualization : The Eurographics Association, 2023, S. 27–37
    5. Becker, Franziska ; Ertl, Thomas: Putting Annotations to the Test. In: Gillmann, C. ; Krone, M. ; Lenti, S. (Hrsg.) ; Gillmann, C. ; Krone, M. ; Lenti, S. (Hrsg.): EuroVis 2023 - Posters, EuroVis 2023 - Posters : The Eurographics Association, 2023
    6. Bauer, Ruben ; Ngo, Quynh Quang ; Reina, Guido ; Frey, Steffen ; Flemisch, Bernd ; Hauser, Helwig ; Ertl, Thomas ; Sedlmair, Michael: Visual Ensemble Analysis of Fluid Flow in Porous Media across Simulation Codes and Experiment. In: Transport in Porous Media, Transport in Porous Media. (2023)
    7. Straub, Alexander ; Karch, Grzegorz Karol ; Steigerwald, Jonas ; Sadlo, Filip ; Weigand, Bernhard ; Ertl, Thomas: Visual Analysis of Interface Deformation in Multiphase Flow. In: Journal of Visualization, Journal of Visualization. Bd. 26 (2023), Nr. 6, S. 1321–1338
  3. 2022

    1. Tkachev, Gleb ; Cutura, René ; Sedlmair, Michael ; Frey, Steffen ; Ertl, Thomas: Metaphorical Visualization: Mapping Data to Familiar Concepts. In: CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems Extended Abstracts, CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems Extended Abstracts : ACM, 2022, S. 1–10
    2. Müller, Christoph ; Heinemann, Moritz ; Weiskopf, Daniel ; Ertl, Thomas: Power Overwhelming: Quantifying the Energy Cost of Visualisation. In: Proceedings of the 2022 IEEE Workshop on Evaluation and Beyond - Methodological Approaches for Visualization (BELIV), Proceedings of the 2022 IEEE Workshop on Evaluation and Beyond - Methodological Approaches for Visualization (BELIV), 2022, S. 38–46
    3. Straub, Alexander ; Boblest, Sebastian ; Karch, Grzegorz Karol ; Sadlo, Filip ; Ertl, Thomas: Droplet-Local Line Integration for Multiphase Flow. In: 2022 IEEE Visualization and Visual Analytics (VIS), 2022 IEEE Visualization and Visual Analytics (VIS), 2022, S. 135–139
    4. Bruder, Valentin ; Larsen, Matthew ; Ertl, Thomas ; Childs, Hank ; Frey, Steffen: A Hybrid In Situ Approach for Cost Efficient Image Database Generation. In: IEEE Transactions on Visualization and Computer Graphics, IEEE Transactions on Visualization and Computer Graphics. (2022), S. 1–1
    5. Huth, Franziska ; Blascheck, Tanja ; Koch, Steffen ; Ertl, Thomas: Animated Transitions for Small-Scale Visualizations. In: 15th International Symposium on Visual Information Communication and Interaction, 15th International Symposium on Visual Information Communication and Interaction. New York, NY, USA : Association for Computing Machinery, 2022, S. 8
    6. Tarner, H. ; Bruder, Valentin ; Ertl, Thomas ; Frey, Steffen ; Beck, Fabian: Visually Comparing Rendering Performance from Multiple Perspectives. In: Bender, J. ; Botsch, M. ; Keim, D. (Hrsg.) ; Bender, J. ; Botsch, M. ; Keim, D. (Hrsg.): Vision, Modeling, and Visualization, Vision, Modeling, and Visualization : The Eurographics Association, 2022
    7. Baumann, Martin ; Satkunarajan, Jena ; Koch, Steffen ; Ertl, Thomas: Hierarchical Multifocus Navigation in Text Annotation Data. In: Misue, K. (Hrsg.) ; Misue, K. (Hrsg.): Proc. IEEE Pac. Vis. Symp., Proc. IEEE Pac. Vis. Symp., 2022, S. 166–170
    8. Becher, Michael ; Herr, Dominik ; Müller, Christoph ; Kurzhals, Kuno ; Reina, Guido ; Wagner, Lena ; Ertl, Thomas ; Weiskopf, Daniel: Situated Visual Analysis and Live Monitoring for Manufacturing. In: IEEE Computer Graphics and Applications, IEEE Computer Graphics and Applications. (2022), S. 1–1
    9. Frey, Steffen ; Bruder, Valentin ; Frieß, Florian ; Gralka, Patrick ; Rau, Tobias ; Ertl, Thomas ; Reina, Guido: Parameter Adaptation In Situ: Design Impacts and Trade-Offs. In: Childs, H. ; Bennett, J. C. ; Garth, C. (Hrsg.) ; Childs, H. ; Bennett, J. C. ; Garth, C. (Hrsg.): In Situ Visualization for Computational Science, In Situ Visualization for Computational Science. Cham : Springer International Publishing, 2022, S. 159–182
    10. Knittel, Johannes ; Koch, Steffen ; Tang, Tan ; Chen, Wei ; Wu, Yingcai ; Liu, Shixia ; Ertl, Thomas: Real-Time Visual Analysis of High-Volume Social Media Posts. In: IEEE Transactions on Visualization & Computer Graphics, IEEE Transactions on Visualization & Computer Graphics. Bd. 28. Los Alamitos, CA, USA, IEEE Computer Society (2022), Nr. 1, S. 879–889
  4. 2021

    1. Tkachev, Gleb ; Frey, Steffen ; Ertl, Thomas: S4: Self-Supervised learning of Spatiotemporal Similarity. In: IEEE Transactions on Visualization and Computer Graphics, IEEE Transactions on Visualization and Computer Graphics. (2021)
    2. Frey, Steffen ; Scheller, Stefan ; Karadimitriou, Nikolaos ; Lee, Dongwon ; Reina, Guido ; Steeb, Holger ; Ertl, Thomas: Visual Analysis of Two-Phase Flow Displacement Processes in Porous Media. In: Computer Graphics Forum, Computer Graphics Forum. (2021)
    3. Rapp, Robert-Carl ; Müller, Christoph ; Becker, Franziska ; Palumbo, Paolo ; Ertl, Thomas: Interactive Process Tree Analysis: Exploring the Behaviour of Processes with Visual Analytics for Security Operators. In: IEEE Symposium on Visualization for Cyber Security (VizSec), IEEE Symposium on Visualization for Cyber Security (VizSec) : IEEE, 2021
    4. Huth, Franziska ; Blascheck, Tanja ; Koch, Steffen ; Utz, Sonja ; Ertl, Thomas: Word-sized Visualizations for Exploring Discussion Diversity in Social Media. In: Proceedings of the 16th International Joint Conference on Computer Vision, Imaging and Computer Graphics Theory and Applications, Proceedings of the 16th International Joint Conference on Computer Vision, Imaging and Computer Graphics Theory and Applications : SciTePress, 2021, S. 256–265
    5. Schatz, Karsten ; Franco Moreno, Juan José ; Schäfer, Marco ; Rose, Alexander S. ; Ferrario, Valerio ; Pleiss, Jürgen ; Vázquez, Pere-Pau ; Ertl, Thomas ; u. a.: Visual Analysis of Large-Scale Protein-Ligand Interaction Data. In: Computer Graphics Forum, Computer Graphics Forum. Bd. 40 (2021), Nr. 6, S. 394–408
    6. Knabben, Moritz ; Baumann, Martin ; Blascheck, Tanja ; Ertl, Thomas ; Koch, Steffen: Visualizing Temporal-Thematic Patterns in Text Collections. In: Andres, B. ; Campen, M. ; Sedlmair, M. (Hrsg.) ; Andres, B. ; Campen, M. ; Sedlmair, M. (Hrsg.): Vision, Modeling, and Visualization, Vision, Modeling, and Visualization : The Eurographics Association, 2021, S. 9–16
    7. Knittel, Johannes ; Koch, Steffen ; Ertl, Thomas: Efficient Sparse Spherical K-Means for Document Clustering. In: Proceedings of the 21st ACM Symposium on Document Engineering, Proceedings of the 21st ACM Symposium on Document Engineering. New York, NY, USA : Association for Computing Machinery, 2021
    8. Schatz, Karsten ; Frieß, Florian ; Schäfer, Marco ; Buchholz, Patrick C. F. ; Pleiss, Jürgen ; Ertl, Thomas ; Krone, Michael: Analyzing the similarity of protein domains by clustering Molecular Surface Maps. In: Computers & Graphics, Computers & Graphics. Bd. 99 (2021), S. 114–127
    9. Knittel, Johannes ; Koch, Steffen ; Ertl, Thomas: ELSKE: Efficient Large-Scale Keyphrase Extraction. In: arXiv preprint arXiv:2102.05700, arXiv preprint arXiv:2102.05700. (2021)
    10. Frieß, Florian ; Becher, Michael ; Reina, Guido ; Ertl, Thomas: Amortised Encoding for Large High-Resolution Displays. In: 2021 IEEE 11th Symposium on Large Data Analysis and Visualization (LDAV), 2021 IEEE 11th Symposium on Large Data Analysis and Visualization (LDAV), 2021, S. 53–62
    11. Straub, Alexander ; Karch, Grzegorz Karol ; Sadlo, Filip ; Ertl, Thomas: Implicit Visualization of 2D Vector Field Topology for Periodic Orbit Detection. In: Hotz, I. ; Bin Masood, T. ; Sadlo, F. ; Tierny, J. (Hrsg.) ; Hotz, I. ; Bin Masood, T. ; Sadlo, F. ; Tierny, J. (Hrsg.): Topological Methods in Data Analysis and Visualization VI, Topological Methods in Data Analysis and Visualization VI : Springer International Publishing, 2021, S. 159–180
    12. Heinemann, Moritz ; Frey, Steffen ; Tkachev, Gleb ; Straub, Alexander ; Sadlo, Filip ; Ertl, Thomas: Visual analysis of droplet dynamics in large-scale multiphase spray simulations. In: Journal of Visualization, Journal of Visualization. Bd. 24 (2021), Nr. 5, S. 943–961
    13. Knittel, Johannes ; Lalama, Andrés ; Koch, Steffen ; Ertl, Thomas: Visual Neural Decomposition to Explain Multivariate Data Sets. In: IEEE Transactions on Visualization and Computer Graphics, IEEE Transactions on Visualization and Computer Graphics. Bd. 27 (2021), Nr. 2, S. 1374–1384
  5. 2020

    1. Knittel, Johannes ; Koch, Steffen ; Ertl, Thomas: PyramidTags: Context-, Time- and Word Order-Aware Tag Maps to Explore Large Document Collections. In: IEEE Transactions on Visualization and Computer Graphics, IEEE Transactions on Visualization and Computer Graphics. (2020)
    2. Tang, Tan ; Li, Renzhong ; Wu, Xinke ; Liu, Shuhan ; Knittel, Johannes ; Koch, Steffen ; Yu, Lingyun ; Ren, Peiran ; u. a.: PlotThread: Creating Expressive Storyline Visualizations using Reinforcement Learning. In: IEEE Transactions on Visualization and Computer Graphics, IEEE Transactions on Visualization and Computer Graphics. Bd. 27, IEEE (2020), Nr. 2, S. 294–303
    3. Frieß, Florian ; Braun, Matthias ; Bruder, Valentin ; Frey, Steffen ; Reina, Guido ; Ertl, Thomas: Foveated Encoding for Large High-Resolution Displays. In: IEEE Transactions on Visualization and Computer Graphics, IEEE Transactions on Visualization and Computer Graphics. Bd. 27 (2020), Nr. 2, S. 1–10
    4. Bruder, Valentin ; Müller, Christoph ; Frey, Steffen ; Ertl, Thomas: On Evaluating Runtime Performance of Interactive Visualizations. In: IEEE Transactions on Visualization and Computer Graphics, IEEE Transactions on Visualization and Computer Graphics. Bd. 26 (2020), S. 2848–2862
    5. Pathmanathan, Nelusa ; Becher, Michael ; Rodrigues, Nils ; Reina, Guido ; Ertl, Thomas ; Weiskopf, Daniel ; Sedlmair, Michael: Eye vs. Head: Comparing Gaze Methods for Interaction in Augmented Reality. In: Proceedings of the Symposium on Eye Tracking Research & Applications (ETRA), Proceedings of the Symposium on Eye Tracking Research & Applications (ETRA) : ACM, 2020, S. 50:1-50:5
    6. Baumann, Martin ; Minasyan, Harutyun ; Koch, Steffen ; Kurzhals, Kuno ; Ertl, Thomas: AnnoXplorer: A Scalable, Integrated Approach for the Visual Analysis of Text Annotations. In: Proc. 15th Int. Jt. Conf. Comput. Vis., Imaging and Comput. Graph. Theory and App. - IVAPP, Proc. 15th Int. Jt. Conf. Comput. Vis., Imaging and Comput. Graph. Theory and App. - IVAPP, 2020, S. 62–75
    7. Öney, Seyda ; Rodrigues, Nils ; Becher, Michael ; Reina, Guido ; Ertl, Thomas ; Sedlmair, Michael ; Weiskopf, Daniel: Evaluation of Gaze Depth Estimation from Eye Tracking in Augmented Reality. In: Proceedings of the Symposium on Eye Tracking Research & Applications-Short Paper (ETRA-SP), Proceedings of the Symposium on Eye Tracking Research & Applications-Short Paper (ETRA-SP) : ACM, 2020, S. 49:1-49:5
    8. Gralka, Patrick ; Wald, I. ; Geringer, S. ; Reina, Guido ; Ertl, Thomas: Spatial Partitioning Strategies for Memory-Efficient Ray Tracing of Particles. In: 2020 IEEE 10th Symposium on Large Data Analysis and Visualization (LDAV), 2020 IEEE 10th Symposium on Large Data Analysis and Visualization (LDAV), 2020, S. 42–52
    9. Becker, Franziska ; Drichel, Arthur ; Müller, Christoph ; Ertl, Thomas: Interpretable Visualizations of Deep Neural Networks for Domain Generation Algorithm Detection. In: 2020 IEEE Symposium on Visualization for Cyber Security (VizSec), 2020 IEEE Symposium on Visualization for Cyber Security (VizSec) : IEEE, 2020, S. 25–29
    10. Straub, Alexander ; Ertl, Thomas: Visualization Techniques for Droplet Interfaces and Multiphase Flow. In: Lamanna, G. ; Tonini, S. ; Cossali, G. E. ; Weigand, B. (Hrsg.) ; Lamanna, G. ; Tonini, S. ; Cossali, G. E. ; Weigand, B. (Hrsg.): Droplet Interactions and Spray Processes, Droplet Interactions and Spray Processes. Bd. 121 : Springer International Publishing, 2020, S. 203–214
    11. Schatz, Karsten ; Frieß, Florian ; Schäfer, Marco ; Ertl, Thomas ; Krone, Michael: Analyzing Protein Similarity by Clustering Molecular Surface Maps. In: Eurographics Workshop on Visual Computing for Biology and Medicine, Eurographics Workshop on Visual Computing for Biology and Medicine, 2020, S. 103–114
    12. Frieß, Florian ; Müller, Christoph ; Ertl, Thomas: Real-Time High-Resolution Visualisation. In: Krüger, J. ; Niessner, M. ; Stückler, J. (Hrsg.) ; Krüger, J. ; Niessner, M. ; Stückler, J. (Hrsg.): Proceedings of the Eurographics Symposium on Vision, Modeling, and Visualization (VMV), Proceedings of the Eurographics Symposium on Vision, Modeling, and Visualization (VMV) : The Eurographics Association, 2020, S. 127–135
    13. Baumann, Martin ; Koch, Steffen ; John, Markus ; Ertl, Thomas: Interactive Visualization for Reflected Text Analytics. In: Reiter, N. ; Pichler, A. ; Kuhn, J. (Hrsg.) ; Reiter, N. ; Pichler, A. ; Kuhn, J. (Hrsg.): Reflektierte Algorithmische Textanalyse, Reflektierte Algorithmische Textanalyse. Berlin : de Gruyter, 2020, S. 269–296
  6. 2019

    1. Pflueger, Hermann ; Thom, Dennis ; Schuetz, Anna Christina ; Bohde, Daniela ; Ertl, Thomas: VeCHArt: Visually Enhanced Comparison of Historic Art Using an Automated Line-based Synchronization Technique. In: IEEE Transactions on Visualization and Computer Graphics, IEEE Transactions on Visualization and Computer Graphics. (2019)
    2. Tkachev, Gleb ; Frey, Steffen ; Ertl, Thomas: Local Prediction Models for Spatiotemporal Volume Visualization. In: IEEE Transactions on Visualization and Computer Graphics, IEEE Transactions on Visualization and Computer Graphics. (2019)
    3. Knittel, Johannes ; Koch, Steffen ; Ertl, Thomas: Pattern-Based Semantic and Temporal Exploration of Social Media Messages. In: 2019 IEEE Conference on Visual Analytics Science and Technology (VAST), 2019 IEEE Conference on Visual Analytics Science and Technology (VAST), 2019, S. 134–135
    4. Blascheck, Tanja ; MacDonald Vermeulen, Lindsay ; Vermeulen, Jo ; Perin, Charles ; Willett, Wesley ; Ertl, Thomas ; Carpendale, Sheelagh: Exploration Strategies for Discovery of Interactivity in Visualizations. In: IEEE Transactions on Visualization and Computer Graphics, IEEE Transactions on Visualization and Computer Graphics. Bd. 25 (2019), Nr. 2, S. 1407–1420
    5. Bruder, Valentin ; Schulz, Christoph ; Bauer, Ruben ; Frey, Steffen ; Weiskopf, Daniel ; Ertl, Thomas: Voronoi-Based Foveated Volume Rendering. In: Johansson, J. ; Sadlo, F. ; Marai, G. E. (Hrsg.) ; Johansson, J. ; Sadlo, F. ; Marai, G. E. (Hrsg.): Proceedings of the Eurographics Conference on Visualization - Short Papers (EuroVis), Proceedings of the Eurographics Conference on Visualization - Short Papers (EuroVis) : Eurographics Association, 2019, S. 67–71
    6. Baumann, Martin ; John, Markus ; Pflüger, Hermann ; Herberichs, Cornelia ; Viehhauser, Gabriel ; Knopki, Wolfgang ; Ertl, Thomas: An Interactive Visualization for the Analysis of Annotated Text Variance in the Legendary Der Heiligen Leben, Redaktion. In: Leipzig Symp. Vis. App. (LEVIA ’19), Leipzig Symp. Vis. App. (LEVIA ’19), 2019
    7. Knittel, Johannes ; Koch, Steffen ; Ertl, Thomas: Interactive Hierarchical Quote Extraction for Content Insights. In: Madeiras Pereira, J. ; Raidou, R. G. (Hrsg.) ; Madeiras Pereira, J. ; Raidou, R. G. (Hrsg.): EuroVis 2019 - Posters, EuroVis 2019 - Posters : The Eurographics Association, 2019
    8. Gralka, Patrick ; Becher, Michael ; Braun, Matthias ; Frieß, Florian ; Müller, Christoph ; Rau, Tobias ; Schatz, Karsten ; Schulz, Christoph ; u. a.: MegaMol – a comprehensive prototyping framework for visualizations. In: The European Physical Journal (Special Topics), The European Physical Journal (Special Topics). (2019), Nr. 14, S. 1817–1829
    9. Schatz, Karsten ; Krone, Michael ; Pleiss, Jürgen ; Ertl, Thomas: Interactive visualization of biomolecules’ dynamic and complex properties. In: Holm, C. ; Ertl, T. ; Schmauder, S. ; Kästner, J. ; Groß, J. (Hrsg.) The European Physical Journal (Special Topics), The European Physical Journal (Special Topics). (2019), Nr. 14, S. 1725–1739
    10. Bruder, Valentin ; Lahmar, Houssem Ben ; Hlawatsch, Marcel ; Frey, Steffen ; Burch, Michael ; Weiskopf, Daniel ; Herschel, Melanie ; Ertl, Thomas: Volume-Based Large Dynamic Graph Analysis Supported by Evolution Provenance. In: Multimedia Tools and Applications, Multimedia Tools and Applications. Bd. 78 (2019), Nr. 23, S. 32939–32965
    11. Zhang, Hui ; Frey, Steffen ; Steeb, Holger ; Uribe, David ; Ertl, Thomas ; Wang, Wenping: Visualization of Bubble Formation in Porous Media. In: IEEE Transactions on Visualization and Computer Graphics, IEEE Transactions on Visualization and Computer Graphics. Bd. 25 (2019), Nr. 1, S. 1060–1069
    12. Müller, Christoph ; Braun, Matthias ; Ertl, Thomas: Optimised Molecular Graphics on the HoloLens. In: IEEE Conference on Virtual Reality and 3D User Interfaces, VR 2019, Osaka, Japan, March 23-27, 2019, IEEE Conference on Virtual Reality and 3D User Interfaces, VR 2019, Osaka, Japan, March 23-27, 2019 : IEEE, 2019, S. 97–102
    13. Rau, Tobias ; Gralka, Patrick ; Fernandes, Oliver ; Reina, Guido ; Frey, Steffen ; Ertl, Thomas: The Impact of Work Distribution on in Situ Visualization: A Case Study. In: Proceedings of the Workshop on In Situ Infrastructures for Enabling Extreme-Scale Analysis and Visualization, Proceedings of the Workshop on In Situ Infrastructures for Enabling Extreme-Scale Analysis and Visualization. New York, NY, USA : ACM, 2019, S. 17–22
    14. John, Markus ; Baumann, Martin ; Schuetz, David ; Koch, Steffen ; Ertl, Thomas: A Visual Approach for the Comparative Analysis of Character Networks in Narrative Texts. In: Proc. IEEE Pac. Vis. Symp. (PacificVis), Proc. IEEE Pac. Vis. Symp. (PacificVis), 2019, S. 247–256
    15. Straub, Alexander ; Heinemann, Moritz ; Ertl, Thomas: Visualization and Visual Analysis for Multiphase Flow. In: Cossali, G. E. ; Tonini, S. (Hrsg.) ; Cossali, G. E. ; Tonini, S. (Hrsg.): Proceedings of the DIPSI Workshop 2019. Droplet Impact Phenomena & Spray Investigations, Proceedings of the DIPSI Workshop 2019. Droplet Impact Phenomena & Spray Investigations. Bergamo, Italy : Università degli studi di Bergamo, 2019, S. 25–27
    16. Schatz, Karsten ; Müller, Christoph ; Gralka, Patrick ; Heinemann, Moritz ; Straub, Alexander ; Schulz, Christoph ; Braun, Matthias ; Rau, Tobias ; u. a.: Visual Analysis of Structure Formation in Cosmic Evolution. In: Proceedings of the IEEE Scientific Visualization Conference (SciVis), Proceedings of the IEEE Scientific Visualization Conference (SciVis), 2019, S. 33–41
    17. Reina, Guido ; Gralka, Patrick ; Ertl, Thomas: A decade of particle-based scientific visualization. In: Holm, C. ; Ertl, T. ; Schmauder, S. ; Kästner, J. ; Groß, J. (Hrsg.) The European Physical Journal (Special Topics), The European Physical Journal (Special Topics). (2019), Nr. 14, S. 1705–1723
    18. Tabiai, Ilyass ; Tkachev, Gleb ; Diehl, Patrick ; Frey, Steffen ; Ertl, Thomas ; Therriault, Daniel ; Lévesque, Martin: Hybrid image processing approach for autonomous crack area detection and tracking using local digital image correlation results applied to single-fiber interfacial debonding. In: Engineering Fracture Mechanics, Engineering Fracture Mechanics. Bd. 216 (2019), S. 106485
    19. Schatz, Karsten ; Krone, Michael ; Bauer, Tabea L. ; Ferrario, Valerio ; Pleiss, Jürgen ; Ertl, Thomas: Molecular Sombreros: Abstract Visualization of Binding Sites within Proteins. In: Eurographics Workshop on Visual Computing for Biology and Medicine, Eurographics Workshop on Visual Computing for Biology and Medicine : The Eurographics Association, 2019, S. 225–237
    20. Bruder, Valentin ; Kurzhals, Kuno ; Frey, Steffen ; Weiskopf, Daniel ; Ertl, Thomas: Space-Time Volume Visualization of Gaze and Stimulus. In: Krejtz, K. ; Sharif, B. (Hrsg.) ; Krejtz, K. ; Sharif, B. (Hrsg.): Proceedings of the Symposium on Eye Tracking Research & Applications (ETRA), Proceedings of the Symposium on Eye Tracking Research & Applications (ETRA) : ACM, 2019, S. 12:1-12:9
  7. 2018

    1. Knittel, Johannes ; Koch, Steffen ; Ertl, Thomas: Highlighting Text Regions of Interest with Character-Based LSTM Recurrent Networks. In: Postersession at the IEEE Conference on Visualization, Postersession at the IEEE Conference on Visualization, 2018. — Rezensiertes Poster
    2. Straub, Alexander ; Karch, Grzegorz Karol ; Boblest, Sebastian ; Kaufmann, Jonas ; Sadlo, Filip ; Weigand, Bernhard ; Ertl, Thomas: Visual Analysis of Interface Deformation in Multiphase Flow. In: Cossali, G. E. ; Tonini, S. (Hrsg.) ; Cossali, G. E. ; Tonini, S. (Hrsg.): Proceedings of the DIPSI Workshop 2018. Droplet Impact Phenomena & Spray Investigations, Proceedings of the DIPSI Workshop 2018. Droplet Impact Phenomena & Spray Investigations. Bergamo, Italy : Università degli studi di Bergamo, 2018, S. 45–47
    3. Herr, Dominik ; Beck, Fabian ; Ertl, Thomas: Visual Analytics for Decomposing Temporal Event Series of Production Lines. In: Proceedings of the 22nd International Conference Information Visualization (IV’18), Proceedings of the 22nd International Conference Information Visualization (IV’18), 2018. — (to appear)
    4. Bruder, Valentin ; Hlawatsch, Marcel ; Frey, Steffen ; Burch, Michael ; Weiskopf, Daniel ; Ertl, Thomas: Volume-Based Large Dynamic Graph Analytics. In: Banissi, E. ; Francese, R. ; Bannatyne, M. W. McK. ; Wyeld, T. G. ; Sarfraz, M. ; Pires, J. M. ; Ursyn, A. ; Bouali, F. ; u. a. (Hrsg.) ; Banissi, E. ; Francese, R. ; Bannatyne, M. W. McK. ; Wyeld, T. G. ; Sarfraz, M. ; Pires, J. M. ; Ursyn, A. ; Bouali, F. ; u. a. (Hrsg.): Proceedings of the International Conference Information Visualisation (IV), Proceedings of the International Conference Information Visualisation (IV) : IEEE, 2018, S. 210–219
    5. Schulz, Christoph ; Schatz, Karsten ; Krone, Michael ; Braun, Matthias ; Ertl, Thomas ; Weiskopf, Daniel: Uncertainty Visualization for Secondary Structures of Proteins. In: Proceedings of the IEEE Pacific Visualization Symposium (PacificVis), Proceedings of the IEEE Pacific Visualization Symposium (PacificVis) : IEEE, 2018, S. 96–105
    6. Gralka, Patrick ; Grottel, Sebastian ; Staib, Joachim ; Schatz, Karsten ; Karch, Grzegorz Karol ; Hirschler, Manuel ; Krone, Michael ; Reina, Guido ; u. a.: 2016 IEEE Scientific Visualization Contest Winner: Visual and Structural Analysis of Point-based Simulation Ensembles. In: IEEE Computer Graphics & Applications, IEEE Computer Graphics & Applications. Bd. 38 (2018), Nr. 3, S. 106–117
    7. Müller, Christoph ; Krone, Michael ; Huber, Markus ; Biener, Verena ; Herr, Dominik ; Koch, Steffen ; Reina, Guido ; Weiskopf, Daniel ; u. a.: Interactive Molecular Graphics for Augmented Reality Using HoloLens. In: Schreiber, F. ; Hofestädt, R. (Hrsg.) Journal of Integrative Bioinformatics, Journal of Integrative Bioinformatics. Bd. 15 (2018), Nr. 2
    8. Baumann, Martin ; Koch, Steffen ; Minasyan, Harutyun ; Ertl, Thomas: Zooming on Tokens: Seamless Display Modes for Annotation Analysis. In: IEEE VIS - Posters, IEEE VIS - Posters, 2018. — Rezensiertes Poster
    9. Frieß, Florian ; Landwehr, Mathias ; Bruder, Valentin ; Frey, Steffen ; Ertl, Thomas: Adaptive Encoder Settings for Interactive Remote Visualisation on High-Resolution Displays. In: Proceedings of the IEEE Symposium on Large Data Analysis and Visualization - Short Papers (LDAV), Proceedings of the IEEE Symposium on Large Data Analysis and Visualization - Short Papers (LDAV) : IEEE, 2018, S. 87–91
    10. Herr, Dominik ; Reinhardt, Jan ; Reina, Guido ; Krüger, Robert ; Ferrari, Rafael V ; Ertl, Thomas: Immersive Modular Factory Layout Planning using Augmented Reality. In: Procedia CIRP, Procedia CIRP. Bd. 72, Elsevier (2018), S. 1112–1117
  8. 2017

    1. Karch, Grzegorz Karol ; Straub, Alexander ; Sadlo, Filip ; Ertl, Thomas: Implicit Visualization of Vector Field Topology. In: Proceedings of TopoInVis, Proceedings of TopoInVis, 2017. — Reviewed abstract
    2. Becher, Michael ; Krone, Michael ; Reina, Guido ; Ertl, Thomas: Feature-based Volumetric Terrain Generation. In: ACM SIGGRAPH Symposium on Interactive 3D Graphics and Games (i3D), ACM SIGGRAPH Symposium on Interactive 3D Graphics and Games (i3D), 2017
    3. Krone, Michael ; Reina, Guido ; Zahn, Sebastian ; Tremel, Tina ; Bahnmüller, Carsten ; Ertl, Thomas: Implicit Sphere Shadow Maps. In: IEEE PacificVis - Visualization Notes, IEEE PacificVis - Visualization Notes. Bd. 4, 2017
    4. John, Markus ; Bender, Michael ; Alscher, Stefan ; Müller, Andreas ; Koch, Steffen ; Kuhn, Jonas ; Richter, Sandra ; Rapp, Andrea ; u. a.: Korpuserschließung und Visualisierung deutschsprachiger Poetiken. In: Timme, F. & (Hrsg.) Digitale Geisteswissenschaften, Digitale Geisteswissenschaften., Frank & Timme (2017)
    5. Heinemann, Moritz ; Bruder, Valentin ; Frey, Steffen ; Ertl, Thomas: Power Efficiency of Volume Raycasting on Mobile Devices. In: Association, E. (Hrsg.) ; Association, E. (Hrsg.): Proceedings of the Eurographics Conference on Visualization (EuroVis) - Poster Track, Proceedings of the Eurographics Conference on Visualization (EuroVis) - Poster Track, 2017. — Rezensiertes Poster
    6. Rau, Tobias ; Krone, Michael ; Reina, Guido ; Ertl, Thomas: Challenges and Opportunities using Software-defined Visualization in MegaMol. In: 7th Workshop on Visual Analytics, Information Visualization and Scientific Visualization, 7th Workshop on Visual Analytics, Information Visualization and Scientific Visualization, 2017
    7. Fernandes, Oliver ; Frey, Steffen ; Ertl, Thomas: Transportation-based Visualization of Energy Conversion. In: Springer (Hrsg.) ; Springer (Hrsg.):  : SCITEPRESS, 2017
    8. Schatz, Karsten ; Krone, Michael ; Müller, Christoph ; Schneider, Jens ; Reina, Guido ; Ertl, Thomas: Visualization of Halo Topologies in Dark Matter Simulations. In: Proceedings of TopoInVis, Proceedings of TopoInVis, 2017. — Rezensiertes Abstract
    9. Blascheck, Tanja ; Schweizer, Markus ; Beck, Fabian ; Ertl, Thomas: Visual Comparison of Eye Movement Patterns. In: Computer Graphics Forum, Computer Graphics Forum. Bd. 36 (2017), Nr. 3
    10. Blascheck, Tanja ; Kurzhals, Kuno ; Raschke, Michael ; Burch, Michael ; Weiskopf, Daniel ; Ertl, Thomas: Visualization of Eye Tracking Data: A Taxonomy and Survey. In: Computer Graphics Forum, Computer Graphics Forum. (2017)
    11. Karch, Grzegorz Karol ; Beck, Fabian ; Ertl, Moritz ; Meister, Christian ; Schulte, Kathrin ; Weigand, Bernhard ; Ertl, Thomas ; Sadlo, Filip: Visual Analysis of Inclusion Dynamics in Two-Phase Flow. In: IEEE Transactions on Visualization and Computer Graphics, IEEE Transactions on Visualization and Computer Graphics. (2017)
    12. Herr, Dominik ; Han, Qi ; Lohmann, Steffen ; Ertl, Thomas: Hierarchy-based projection of high-dimensional Labeled Data to Reduce Visual Clutter. In: Computers & Graphics, Computers & Graphics. Bd. 62 (2017)
    13. Tkachev, Gleb ; Frey, Steffen ; Müller, Christoph ; Bruder, Valentin ; Ertl, Thomas: Prediction of Distributed Volume Visualization Performance to Support Render Hardware Acquisition. In: Association, E. (Hrsg.) ; Association, E. (Hrsg.): Proceedings of the Eurographics Symposium on Parallel Graphics and Visualization (EGPGV), Proceedings of the Eurographics Symposium on Parallel Graphics and Visualization (EGPGV) : Eurographics Association, 2017, S. 11–20
    14. Krone, Michael ; Schatz, Karsten ; Hieronymus, Nora ; Müller, Christoph ; Becher, Michael ; Barthelmes, Tina ; Cooper, April ; Currle, Steffen ; u. a.: From Visualization Research to Public Presentation - Design and Realization of a Scientific Exhibition. In: Proceedings of SIGRAD 2017, Proceedings of SIGRAD 2017, 2017
    15. John, Markus ; Koch, Steffen ; Ertl, Thomas: Uncertainty in Visual Text Analysis in the Context of the Digital Humanities. In: DESIGNING FOR UNCERTAINTY IN HCI: WHEN DOES UNCERTAINTY HELP? (Workshop on CHI 2017), DESIGNING FOR UNCERTAINTY IN HCI: WHEN DOES UNCERTAINTY HELP? (Workshop on CHI 2017) : DESIGNING FOR UNCERTAINTY IN HCI: WHEN DOES UNCERTAINTY HELP? (Workshop on CHI 2017), 2017
    16. Han, Qi ; Heimerl, Florian ; Codina-Filba, Joan ; Lohmann, Steffen ; Ertl, Thomas ; Wanner, Leo: Visual patent trend analysis for informed decision making in technology management. In: World Patent Information, World Patent Information. Bd. 49, 2017
    17. John, Markus ; Richter, Christian ; Kuczera, Andreas ; Koch, Steffen ; Ertl, Thomas: Interactive Visual Exploration of the Regesta Imperii. In: Proceedings of the Digital Humanities 2017, Proceedings of the Digital Humanities 2017 : Proceedings of the Digital Humanities 2017, 2017
    18. Bruder, Valentin ; Frey, Steffen ; Ertl, Thomas: Prediction-Based Load Balancing and Resolution Tuning for Interactive Volume Raycasting. In: Visual Informatics, Visual Informatics. Bd. 1, Elsevier (2017), Nr. 2, S. 106–117
    19. Krone, Michael ; Frieß, Florian ; Scharnowski, Katrin ; Reina, Guido ; Fademrecht, Silvia ; Kulschewski, Tobias ; Pleiss, Jürgen ; Ertl, Thomas: Molecular Surface Maps. In: IEEE Transactions on Visualization and Computer Graphics (Proceedings of the Scientific Visualization 2016), IEEE Transactions on Visualization and Computer Graphics (Proceedings of the Scientific Visualization 2016). Bd. 23 (2017), Nr. 1
    20. Gralka, Patrick ; Schulz, Christoph ; Reina, Guido ; Weiskopf, Daniel ; Ertl, Thomas: Visual Exploration of Memory Traces and Call Stacks. In: Proceedings of the IEEE Working Conference on Software Visualization (VISSOFT), Proceedings of the IEEE Working Conference on Software Visualization (VISSOFT) : IEEE, 2017, S. 54–63
    21. Hempert, Fabian ; Boblest, Sebastian ; Ertl, Thomas ; Sadlo, Filip ; Offenhäuser, Philipp ; Glass, Colin W. ; Hoffmann, Malte ; Beck, Andrea ; u. a.: Simulation of real gas effects in supersonic methane jets using a tabulated equation of state with a discontinuous Galerkin spectral element method. In: Computers & Fluids, Computers & Fluids. Bd. 145, Elsevier (2017)
    22. Beck, Fabian ; Blascheck, Tanja ; Ertl, Thomas ; Weiskopf, Daniel: Word-Sized Eye Tracking Visualizations. In: Burch, M. ; Chuang, L. L. ; Fisher, B. ; Schmidt, A. ; Weiskopf, D. (Hrsg.) ; Burch, M. ; Chuang, L. L. ; Fisher, B. ; Schmidt, A. ; Weiskopf, D. (Hrsg.):  : Springer, 2017

Visualization

  • Volume visualization
  • Flow visualization
  • Particle visualization
  • Life science applications
  • Visual Analytics

Computer Graphics

  • GPU based techniques
  • Web based graphics
  • Graphics for mobile devices
  • Graphics clusters
  • Non-photorealistic rendering

Human Computer Interfaces

  • User interfaces for the disabled
  • Navigation systems for the blind
  • Semantic web and visual queries
  • Web-based learning platforms
  • Augmented and virtual reality
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SIGGRAPH 2011 PacificGraphics 2011 LDAV 2011 SIBGRAPI 2011
EUROGRAPHICS 2007 EUROVIS 2007 EG PGV 2007 SIBGRAPI 2007
SIGGRAPH 2006 I3D 2006 WSCG 2006 Graphics Hardware 2006
WSCG 2006 SimVis 2006 EG PGV 2006 CGI 2006
SIGGRAPH 2005 I3D 2005 WSCG 2005 Graphics Hardware 2005
EuroVIS 2005 VMV 2005 SimVis 2005 EG VE 2005
IEEE VIS 2004 EG VisSym 2004 WSCG 2004 Graphics Hardware 2004
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Eurographics 2004 EG PGV 2004 GI-FG AR/VR  
  • Besides the reviewing duties related to program committee obligations I am reviewer for various journals (e.g. IEEE, TVCG, EG CGF, IEEE CG&A, ACM TOG, C&G, TVC) and conferences.
  • I review proposals for the DFG, the Austrian FWF, the Canadian NSERC, the Britisch Royal Society, and the Swedish Research Council
  • I wrote letters of reference for about numerous faculty positions in Germany (Berufungsgutachten) and for many tenure track or full professor positions worldwide.
  • Heidelberger Akademie der Wissenschaften, 17.07.2020
  • Keynote – VMV 2019, Rostock, 2.10.2019
  • Keynote – VizAfrica 2019, Gaborone Botswana 19.11.2019
  • Keynote – ChinaVis 2019, Chengdu, China 23.07.2019
  • Dagstuhl-Seminar Visual Computing in Materials Sciences, Dagstuhl 11.04.2019              
  • Keynote – IEEE LDAV 2018, Berlin 21.10.2018
  • Summer Colloquium MPI-IS, Stuttgart 13.07.2018
  • Keynote VISUHU 2017, Zürich, 18.07.2017
  • Distinguished Lecture SCI, Univ. of Utah, Salt Lake City, USA 05.02.2016
  • 56. International Supercomputing 2015, Frankfurt 15.07.2015

  • PacificVAST 2015, Hangzhou, China 14.04.2015

  • Shandong University,  CS School, Jinan, China, 07.04.2015

  • Peking University (PKU), Beijing, China, 03.04.2015

  • Tsinghua University, Beijing, China, 02.04.2015

  • Estonian CS Summer School, Roosta, Estonia 18.-20-08.2014

  • Faraday Discussion 169, Nottingham, UK 08.05.2014

  • PacificVAST 2013, Sydney, Australia 26.02.2013

  • Keynote -  ISVC 2013 - Crete, Greece, 30.07.2013

  • SEUS Day TU Dresden - TU Dresden, 12.10.2012

  • Alcatel-Lucent Lecture - Universität Stuttgart, 23.10.2012

  • Kexnote  ISPDC 2012 - TU München, 29.06.2012

  • GMSV Summit 2012 - KAUST, Saudi Arabia, 26.04.2012

  • Informatiktag 2012 - Uni Erlangen, 20.04.2012

  • Keynote - Journee Visu - CEA Paris Bruyeres, France, 12.10.2011

  • HKUST Hong Kong 28.02.2011

  • Keynote - Visualization Workshop SIBGRAPI, Belo Horizonte, Brazil 28.09.2010

  • HIN Kolloquium Audi Forum Neckarsulm 14.07.2010

  • Keynote - Visual Computing Forum EG2010 Norrköping, Sweden, 03.05.2010

  • NTU Computer Science Colloquium, Taipei, Taiwan, 02.03.2010

  • Keynote - Congresso Espanol de Informatica Grafica 09.09.2009

  • G-CSC Kolloquium Frankfurt 16.07.2009

  • Wissenschaftliches Rechnen BaWü Symposium 14.07.2009

  • Elektrotechnisches Kolloquium Uni Stuttgart 07.07.2009

  • Informatik-Kolloquium Erlangen 25.05.2009

  • Keynote - Visual Computing FMX, Stuttgart 06.05.2009

  • Seminar Series Peking University Peking 20.04.2009

  • Keynote - Visual Computing Trends Wien, 28.01.2009

  • Informatik Kolloquium, Universität Koblenz 02.07.2008

  • Keynote PacificVis 2008, Kyoto, Japan 05.03.2008

  • SFB 656 Kolloquium, Universität Münster, 23.01.2008

  • Informatik Kolloquium, Universität Siegen, 05.12.2007

  • Keynote SIBGRAPI 2007, Belo Horizonte, Brasilien 08.10.2007

  • Keynote 51. Photogrammetrische Woche, Stuttgart 03.09.2007

  • 5. Stuttgarter Medientage 09.11.2006

  •  Symposium Informationsdesign, HdM Stuttgart 08.11.2006
  • Landespressekonferenz Baden-Württemberg 15.05.2006

  • Evans and Sutherland Distinguished Lecture, SCI Salt Lake City, Utah 27.03.2006

  • Informatik Kolloquium, Konstanz 08.02.2006

  • Keynote SimVis 2005, Magdeburg, 03.03.2005

  • Invited Talk VMV 2004, Stanford, 18.11.2004

  • Purdue University, 15.11.2004

  • Kolloquium ETH Zürich, 01.07.2004

  • Kolloquium VRVis, Wien, 24.06.2004

  • UPC Barcelona, 15.04.2004

  • Photogrammetrische Woche, Stuttgart13.09.2015  
  • Direktor Stuttgarter Zentrum für Simulationswissenschaften (SC SimTech) (2019-)
  • Sprecher Exzellenzcluster EXC 2075 „Data-Integrated Simulation Science“ (2019-)
  • Prorektor für Forschung und wissenschaftlichen Nachwuchs der Universität Stuttgart (2015-2018)
  • Dekan der Fakultät Informatik, Elektrotechnik und Informationstechnik (2013-2015)
  • Prodekan der Fakultät für Informatik, Elektrotechnik und Informationstechnik (2006-2010)
  • Mitglied des Forschungsrats (2013-2019)
  • Stellv. Direktor Stuttgart Research Center (Exzellenzcluster) SimTech (2007-2018)
  • Stellvertretender Sprecher des SFB 716 (2007-2018)
  • Mitglied des Senatsausschusses Forschung und Technologie (2006-2011)
  • Mitglied (stellv.) des Senatsausschusses Lehre (2005-2006)
  • Benutzerausschuss HLRS (2002-), RUS (2005-2007)
  • Sprecher des Institutsverbunds Informatik (2002-2003)
  • Geschäftsführender Direktor Institut für Informatik (2000-2002)
  • Vorsitzender Prüfungsausschuss Informatik und Softwaretechnik (2002-2006)
  • Vorsitzender und Mitglied unzähliger Berufungskommissionen
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