Personal Details

Name: Dirk Zeckzer

Title: Dr. rer. nat

Academic Record

10/1989-09/1992, Diploma studies (Computer Science), University of Kaiserslautern, (supervisor: Prof. Dr. T. Foley, Prof. Dr. H. Hagen).

10/1987-09/1989, Diploma studies (Computer Science), University of Kaiserslautern, prediploma (Vordiplom).

 Scientific Record

2000, Dr. rer. nat. (Computer Science), University of Kaiserslautern, (supervisor: Prof. Dr. Klaus E. Madlener).

Professional Record (Experience)

Since 10/2014 Research Assistant, Leipzig University

03/2014/09/2014 Reserach Assistant, Institute for Applied Computer Science at Leipzig University

10/2013-03/2014 Research Assistant, Leipzig University

Since 10/2013 Lecturer, Leipzig University

Since 04/2012 Lecturer Information Visualization and Visual Analytics, University of Kaiserslautern

01/2009-09/2013 Research Assistant, University of Kaiserslautern

01/2006-12/2008 Senior Researcher, Fraunhofer IESE (Institut Experimental Software Engineering)

09/2001-09/2002 Senior Researcher, DFKI (Deutsches Forschungsinstitut für künstliche Interlligenz), together with ProCAEss GmbH

04/2004-03/2005 Researcher, DFKI (Deutsches Forschungsinstitut für künstliche Interlligenz), together with ProCAEss GmbH

01/2001-12/2005 Software Developer, ProCAEss GmbH (Professional CAE software solutions)

01/1995-12/2000 Research Assistant, Department of Computer Science, University of Kaiserslautern

01/1994-12/1994 Software Developer, Becker Software GmbH

Editorial Boards and Reviewing Activities

Chair:

2016 Workshop Visualization in Environmental Sciences (EnvirVis)


Program Committtees:

2015 IPC 5th Symposium on Biological Data Visualization (BioVis)

2014 EuroVis Short Paper

2014 VisSoft NIER- and Tool-Paper

2013, 2014, 2015 IPC: Workshop Visualization in Environmental Sciences (EnvirVis)


Reviewer:

Reviewer for Computers in Biology and Medicine, Journal of Bioinformatics and Computational Biology, Journal of Chemical Information and Modeling, The Visual Computer, RNA

Since 2012 Reviewer for IEEE Pacific Visualization Conference

Since 2011 Reviewer for The Visual Computer, IEEE Information Visualization Conference (IEEE InfoVis), IEEE Conference on Visual Analytics, Science and Technology (IEEE VAST)

Since 2010 Reviewer for Computer Graphics Forum, IEEE Visualization Conference (IEEE Vis), VAST Challenge

Teaching

Since 2013 Lecture "Informationsvisualisierung" at Leipzig University, Germany

2015 Praktikum "Objektorientierte Programmierung - Java" at Leipzig University, Germany

2014 Lecture "Modellierung und Programmierung II" at Leipzig University, Germany

2013 Lecture "Algorithmische Geometrie" at Leipzig University, Germany

2011-2013 Lecture "Topics in Information Visualization and Visual Analytics" at TU Kaiserslautern, Germany

2011-2013 Lecture "Introduction to Information Visualization and Visual Analytics" at TU Kaiserslautern, Germany

2011 Summer School "Visual Analytics" at Universidad de Los Andes, Bogota, Colombia

2008-2011 "Information Visualization" Lecture at TU Kaiserslautern, Germany

Honors and Awards

2013 Invited Lecturer Universidad de Los Andes, Bogota, Colombia

2012 Invited Speaker ACM SIGGRAPH Bogota, Colombia

Students

Jhon Alejandro Triana (Master, PhD)

Ala Abuthawabeh (Master, PhD)

Yasmin I. Al-Zokari (PhD)