University of Konstanz
Graduiertenkolleg / PhD Program
Computer and Information Science

Colloquium of the Department and the PhD Program (Graduiertenkolleg) -- Summer Term 2008


schedule -- colloquium

The department of computer science and the Graduiertenkolleg (PhD program) hold a series of talks in the area of computer and information science, particularly with regard to explorative analysis and visualization of large information spaces.

The talks are presented regulary on every Wednesday, 16:15 h in room C252. Please refer to the individual talk pages for possible alterations.

14.05.2008Vom 3d-Laserscanner zum 3d-Puzzle-ProblemDr.-Ing. Simon Winkelbach, TU Braunschweig, Institut für Robotik und Prozessinformatik, Braunschweig, GermanyDS
11.06.2008Recognition Technology in EldercareProf. Dr. Jim Keller, University of Missouri-Columbia, Missouri, USAMB
25.06.2008The Art and Science of Skeletal Shape DefomationDr. Olga Sorkine, TU Berlin, Berlin, DeutschlandOD
02.07.2008Learning with Monotonicity ConstraintsDr. Ad Feelders, Utrecht University, The Netherlands, Utrecht, The NetherlandsMB


schedule -- Dissertation proposal talks (Promotionsvorträge)

Dissertation proposal talks (Promotionsvorträge) are normally presented on Wednesdays, 15:15 h in room C252.
On our FAQ site the following questions are answered:
1. What is a PhD proposal and why should I do it?
2. What do I have to do for my PhD proposal?

DateTitleGK memberSpeakerChair
28.05.2008Zoombasierte Konzepte für Suche und Navigation in großen InformationsräumenNoFredrik GundelsweilerHR
28.05.2008Visual Text Feature Analysis - Analyzing text without reading itYesDaniela OelkeDK
18.06.2008Novel Input Devices for Large, High-Resolution Displays - Design, Interaction and EvaluationYesWerner KönigHR
18.06.2008Visualisierung von Navigationsinformationen auf mobilen EndgerätenNoHendrik ZiezoldUB
09.07.2008Learning Hierarchical Fuzzy Rule SystemsYesThomas GabrielMB
09.07.2008Processing and Visualizing large XML InstancesYesChristian GrünMS
09.07.2008Teaching an XQuery compiler to handle Full-TextYesStefan KlingerMS


schedule -- Invited Lectures

Talks of invited speakers of the GK. No regular date and time.

05.05.2008Graph-Based Methods for Text and Web MiningDr. Mark Last, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, Be'er Sheva, IsraelDK