Scientific visualisation in Virtual and Augmented Reality by HLRS’ Head of Visualisation
10:00am - 11:00am
Pawsey is pleased to invite you to join Dr Uwe Woessner the head of the visualisation department at the High-Performance Computing Centre Stuttgart (HLRS).
Uwe Woessner Bio:
Since 2004, Uwe Woessner is heading the visualization department at the High-Performance Computing Center Stuttgart (HLRS).
Uwe received his PhD. in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Stuttgart in 2009. Since 1996 he has been working in the Collaborative Research Center “Rapid Prototyping” established at the University of Stuttgart in the field of VR based virtual and augmented prototyping. He is a guest professor and guest lecturer at the IFOER and ITE, TU-Vienna, Austria and at HSR, Rapperswil, Switzerland. He is also Co-founder of VirCinity GmbH.
He received international Awards such as the 2003 HPC Challenge and 2006 HPC Bandwidth Challenge.
Current research projects are for example BW-Visu on parallel visualization, Reallabor Stadtquartiere 4.0 on participation in urban planning, OPenForeCast on satellite image and sensor network data analysis and OSCCAR on safety research for future automated cars.
Uwe is further part of the Centers of Excellence Hidalgo on global systems science and Excellent on simulation and visualization in engineering.
He is in the committee of several VR and 3D User Interface related conferences such as IEEE VR, IEEE Vis, EuroVR, GI VRAR.