Robert S. Laramee,
MSc., PhD, SFHEA |
Associate Professor in Data Visualization
administration and management
Computer Graphics and Visual Computing (CGVC)
phd in visualization starter kit (PVSK)
Have you ever thought about writing a masters
with a focus on data visualization?
If so, come talk to me.
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for those wishing to take up postgraduate study.
great reasons to write an MRes
in visual computing degree.
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We are looking for a student(s) interested in undertaking
leading research work in the field of data visualization.
Data visualization, a vibrant, exciting and rapidly expanding
sub-field of computer science, is concerned with the use of
computers and their graphics capabilities in order to generate
meaningful imagery that provides insight into data from various
Here is the page to apply.
Please let me know if you have questions or would like to talk about
Bob's main research interests lie in data visualization including
scientific and information visualization and visual analytics.
The fastest, easiest, and most enjoyable way to get an idea of
the research we have done is to simply watch our visualization
These are the only research videos of their kind in the
entire United Kingdom.
The videos are availabe on
PhD and Masters by Research Candidates in Data Visualization
, Interactive Visualization of Call Centre Data, PhD candidate
since October 2016
, Interactive Visualization of Text Data, PhD candidate
since October 2016
Elif E Firat
, Visualization and Education, PhD candidate
since January 2018
, Visualization of Molecular Dynamics Simulation Data,
Masters by Research candidate
since October 2018
, Visualization of Electronic Health Records Data, PhD candidate
since April 2019
Successful PhD and MRes Graduates in Data Visualization
, PhD, "Interactive Visualization of Molecular Dynamics
Simulation Data", 2015-2019.
Nai successfully defended his thesis on 17 October 2019.
PhD, "Dynamics Geospatial Visualization, 2016-2019,
in collaboration with GoFore Ltd sponsored by KESS 2.
Liam successfully defended his thesis on 24 May 2019.
PhD, "Visualizing the Customer Journey Through the
Call Centre Landscape", 2015-2019, in collaboration
with QPC Ltd sponsored by KESS 2.
Richard successfully defended his thesis on 23 Jan 2019.
He now works for Zukon.com.
"Geo-Spatial Visualization of Population Healthcare Data",
Chao successfully defended his thesis on 15 Oct '18.
PhD, "Topological Visualization Techniques to Enhance
Understanding of Lattice QCD Simulations",
2014-2018, jointly supervised with Prof Simon Hands
and Rita Borgo of Kings College.
Dean successfully defended his thesis on 11 Jan '18.
He now works for Pixalytics Ltd.
PhD, "High-dimensional, Glyph-based Visualization and
2010-2015, jointly supervised with Prof. Min
Chen of Oxford University.
Dave successfully defended his thesis on 21 Nov '14 and
now works for We Predict Ltd.
Matthew Edmunds, PhD,
"Stream Surface Seeding for Flow Visualization",
Matt successfully defended his PhD thesis on 9 Jan 2014.
He is currently a Research Officer at Swansea University.
"Interactive Visualization of Foam Simulation Data",
Dan successfully defended his PhD Thesis on 16 Dec 2013
and now works for Kitware Inc.
MRes, "Visualization of Large, High-Dimensional,
Time-Dependent, Abstract Data"
James successfully defended his MRes Thesis on 7 Dec 2012
graduated with a PhD in Visualization from Swansea University
in 2017 and now works for his own start-up company.
of MRes Thesis results
Zhao Geng, PhD,
"Visual Analysis of Abstract, Multi-Dimensional Data
with Parallel Coordinates",
Geng successfully defended his PhD Thesis on 5 Nov 2012
and works as a PostDoc at Leeds University.
PhD, "Interactive, 4D Flow Visualization Based on Integral
Curves and Surfaces",
Tony successfully defended his PhD thesis
on 8 Dec 2011. He now works for World Programming.
PDF of PhD Thesis
Bo Xia , MRes,
"Advanced Visualization of Electroencephalography (EEG) Data",
Bo successfully defended his MRes thesis on 18 November
He now works for Future Facilities Limited.
of MRes Thesis results
Zhenmin Peng, PhD,
"Interactive Visualization of Computational Fluid Dynamics
2007-2011. Peng successfully defended his PhD thesis
on 19 Sep 2011. He now works in the School of Medicine,
Robert S. Laramee received a bachelors degree in physics, cum laude,
from the University of Massachusetts, Amherst (ZooMass).
received a masters degree in computer science from the University of
New Hampshire, Durham.
He was awarded a PhD from the Vienna University of Technology
(Gruess Gott TUWien), Austria at the Institute of Computer
Graphics and Algorithms in 2005.
From 2001 to 2006 he was a researcher at the VRVis Research Center
and a software engineer at AVL
(www.avl.com) in the department of
Advanced Simulation Technologies.
Currently he is an Associate Professor at the
Swansea University (Prifysgol Cymru Abertawe), Wales in the
Department of Computer Science (Adran Gwyddor Cyfrifiadur).
His research interests are in the areas of
scientific visualization, information visualization, and
He has published more than 100 peer-reviewed papers in scientific
journals and conferences.
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