(Note the special time for this seminar)
GRAPHICS SEMINAR 10am Monday Oct. 17th in 3401 SC
Visual Analytics: Techniques and Applications
Dr.-Ing Tatiana von Landesberger, TU-Darmstadt
Visual Analytics is a new discipline that combines interactive visualization and data mining for finding interesting patterns in large data sets. Using Visual Analytics we can solve intriguing questions such as, which company structures are most important in the economy? Which evacuation path are mostly neglected? Which biologic organisms have evolved in a stable way? I will presents examples of new visual analytics techniques applied to various areas (networks, spatio-temporal data, finance and biology).
Tatiana von Landesberger is currently a Postdoc researcher at Technische Universität Darmstadt, Germany, where she leads a research group on Visual Search and Analysis. She obtained a PhD in Computer Science in 2010 from Technische Universität Darmstadt, Germany. After finishing master studies of economic and financial mathematics at Univerzita Komenskeho, Bratislava, Slovakia in 2003, she worked for two years at European Central Bank, Frankfurt, Germany. Tatiana von Landesberger's main research topics are Visual Analytics and Digital Libraries. Visual Analytics research focuses on multivariate and time-dependent data as well as graphs in Financial and Bio-Medical area. Digital Libraries research concentrates on providing visual access to large document and data collections.