Team Members

DI Stefan Auer MSc

DI Stefan Auer MSc

Research Associate & Doctoral Student

Stefan joined my team in spring 2019 to begin his PhD in the field of human-centered virtual reality systems in cooperation with Harald Reiterer from the University of Konstanz. As a former pilot of the Austrian air force, he is especially interested in more natural ways of visualizing and interacting with 3D spatial content in VR, e.g., for simulating cockpits. More ...
Judith Friedl B.A.

Judith Friedl B.A.

Research Associate

Judith holds a Bachelor's degree in Communcation and Knowledge Media and is a Master's student in Human-Centered Computing. She supports my team as part of the USIVIS project during the qualitative and quantitative analysis of user studies, requirements analysis, and interaction design. More ...
DI (FH) Christina Leitner

DI (FH) Christina Leitner

Research Associate

Christina has joined my team in Dec 2018. She holds a diploma in Information Design with a focus on usability and web design and a Master's degree in Human-Centered Computing. She mainly supports our research project DISMOSIM as an interaction and graphic designer. More ...
Paul Lonauer B.Sc. M.Sc.

Paul Lonauer B.Sc. M.Sc.

Research Associate

Since Dec 2018, Paul works in the research project DISMOSIM and implements novel web-based user interfaces for collaborative 3D modeling and simulation. He holds a Bachelor's degree in Software Engineering and a Master's degree in Interactive Media. More ...
Fabian Pointecker B.Sc.

Fabian Pointecker B.Sc.

Research Associate

Fabian joined our team in Dec 2018 and supports us as a software developer and researcher in the context of 3D visualization and virtual reality. He holds a Bachelor's degree in Medical and Bioinformatics and is a Master's student in Human-Centered Computing. More ...
Sandro Schmid B.Sc.

Sandro Schmid B.Sc.

Research Associate

Sandro holds a Bachelor degree in software engineering and is a Master's student in Human-Centered Computing. He supports our research in the JRC LIVE and USIVIS projects with his prototyping skills. Currently he is working on different web-based visualizations of quantitative and graph data with d3.js. More ...
Daniel Schwajda B.Sc.

Daniel Schwajda B.Sc.

Research Associate

As a member of the HIVE group and as a Master's student in Human-Centered Computing, Daniel works in the JRC-LIVE project to contribute interactive visualizations of graph data and spatially-aware interaction techniques for collaborative graph analysis on large interactive displays. More ...

Associated Team Members

 Ing. Thomas Neumayr BA MA

Ing. Thomas Neumayr BA MA

Research Associate

Apart from working in many other projects in Hagenberg, Thomas is part of the project teams of the SCOLA and DISMOSIM projects. He is interested in supporting collaboration with novel technologies and pursues a doctoral degree in the field of CSCW at Johannes Kepler University Linz. More ...

Former Team Members

Markus Kern BSc

Markus Kern BSc

Research Associate

Markus holds a Bachelor's degree in Software Engineering and is currently finishing his Master's thesis in Human-Centered Computing under my supervision. He works in my team to design and prototype visual user interfaces in the USIVIS project and for our Center of Excellence for Smart Production. More ...
Ing. Thomas Luger B.Sc. M.Sc.

Ing. Thomas Luger B.Sc. M.Sc.

Research Associate

Thomas is a software engineer who did his Master's degree in Software Engineering under my supervision in 2016. Since then he works in my team to support the projects SCOLA, USIVIS, and the new project DISMOSIM with his prototyping and programming skills. More ...
Conny Walchshofer B.Sc. M.Sc.

Conny Walchshofer B.Sc. M.Sc.

Research Associate

Conny works as a research associate for the USIVIS project in our School of Management at the Campus Steyr. She has finished her Master's thesis in Human-Centered Computing under my supervision. Conny is interested in physiological measurements to determine the cognitive load of users during user studies. More ...
Dr. Björn Zimmer B.Sc. M.Sc.

Dr. Björn Zimmer B.Sc. M.Sc.

Research Associate & Postdoc

Björn works in my team as part of the USIVIS project and our Center of Excellence for Smart Production. He helps us to design, prototype, and evaluate interactive visualizations for time series and graph data from production processes. He is also currently finishing his PhD thesis on information visualization at Linnaeus University in Sweden. More ...