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Visualization and Data Analysis - Distinguished Work

Awards and prices awarded to members of the department for contributions in the field of Scientific Visualization and Data Analysis

, 3rd Price
(awarded by Special Interest Group Visual Computing in Medicine of Gesellschaft für Informatik)
Dagmar Kainmueller 
Improving Deformable Surface Meshes through Omni-directional Displacements and MRFs, Proc. Medical Image Computing and Computer Assisted Intervention (MICCAI), LNCS, 2010 
Dagmar Kainmueller 
Multi-object Segmentation with Coupled Deformable Models, MIDAS Journal, MICCAI Workshop - Head and Neck Auto-Segmentation Challenge, 2009

Winning entry in the Annual Gallery of Fluid Motion 2009
American Physical Society, Division of Fluid Dynamics
Jens Kasten, Christoph Petz, Ingrid Hotz, Hans-Christian Hege
Lagrangian Feature Extraction of the Cylinder Wake, Physics of Fluids 22(9), 2010

Best Paper Award
TopoInVis 2009
Jan Reininghaus, Ingrid Hotz 
Combinatorial 2D Vector Field Topology Extraction and Simplification, Topological Methods in Data Analysis and Visualization: Theory, Algorithms, and Applications, 2009.    

First prize

MICCAI 2009 contest 3D segmentation in the clinics: A grand challenge, category: automatic mandible segmentation
Dagmar Kainmueller, Heiko Seim, Hans Lamecker, Stefan Zachow   

Best Poster Award
 2nd Prize
GK-Summerschool 2009 (Konstanz, Germany)  
Britta Weber
Segmentation of Microtubules from Electron Tomograms (poster)  

Karl-Heinz-Höhne-Preis 2008
, 3rd Prize 
(awarded by of GI, sponsored by BrainLAB)
Hans Lamecker
Atlas-based 3D-Shape Reconstruction from X-Ray Images   


Universität Magdeburg; Best PhD Thesis at Faculty of Computer Science  
Tino Weinkauf 
Extraction of Topological Structures in 2D and 3D Vector Fields , 2008

First prize 
MICCAI 2007 contest 3D segmentation in the clinics: A grand challenge, category: automatic liver segmentation  
Dagmar Kainmueller, Hans Lamecker   

Institutspreis 2006

Institut für Informatik der Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin
Thomas Wenckebach
Volumetrische Registrierung zur medizinischen Bildanalyse, Diplomarbeit, Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, Institut für Informatik (B. Meffert) und ZIB (H. Lamecker, H.-C. Hege), Dezember 2004   

Selected entry in Annual Gallery of Fluid Motion 2006
59th Annual Meeting of the American Physical Society, Division of Fluid Dynamics
Tino Weinkauf
Vortex structures at a rotating ship propeller  

Best Podium Presentation

3rd International Symposium on Computer Aided Surgery around the Head, 2005   (sponsored by RoboDent)  
Hans Lamecker, Stefan Zachow, Hannes Haberl, Michael Stiller
Medical Applications for Statistical 3D Shape Models, 3rd Int. Symp. on Computer Aided Surgery around the Head, Berlin, 2005;  Extended abstract in: Fortschritt-Berichte VDI (S. Weber et al., eds.), 17 (258), Computer Aided Surgery around the Head, p. 61, 2005   

Digital Video Award 2006

Melbourne, Australia
Konrad Polthier   

Best Science Video

Eurographics Animation Theater 2005 (Dublin, Ireland)
Konrad Polthier   

Best Animation

New York International Film and Video Festival 2005 (Los Angeles, USA)
Konrad Polthier

Best Student Paper Award (rank 1)
Eurographics 2004 (sponsored by IBM Research)
Klaus Hildebrandt, Konrad Polthier
Anisotropic filtering of non-linear surface features, Computer Graphics Forum, M.-P. Cani and M. Slater (eds.), Vol 23(3), pp. 391-400, 2004.

MedVis-Award 2004 (rank 3)
Karl-Heinz Höhne-Preis für Medizinische Visualisierung (sponsored by BrainLAB, Munich)
Stefan Zachow
Computer-assisted Planning of Cranio-Maxillofacial Surgery (project work).   

Awarded entry in the Gallery of Fluid Motion 2003
American Physical Society, Division of Fluid Dynamics
Tino Weinkauf, Hans-Christian Hege
Coherent structures in a transitional flow around a backward-facing step.   

Carl-Ramsauer-Price '99
sponsored by TEMIC
Detlev Stalling
Fast Texture-Based Algorithms for Vector Field Visualization, Dec. 1998, Ph.D. thesis, Fachbereich Mathematik und Informatik der Freien Universität Berlin.   

Most outstanding contribution
Siggraph '97 Creative Application Laboratory
LicFactory - an interactive application for experimenting with the Line Integral Convolution, developed in connection with the SigGraph '97 course Texture Synthesis with Line Integral Convolution.  

Heraeus-Preis 1997
Malte Zöckler  

Best paper of conference
Visualization '96
Malte Zöckler, Detlev Stalling, Hans-Christian Hege
Interactive Visualization of 3D-Vector Fields using Illuminated Streamlines, Proc. IEEE Visualization '96, Oct./Nov. 1996, pp. 107-113, 1996. 

2nd Student Price
Mannheim SuParCup '95 Mannheim Supercomputing Conference, June 1995
Daniel Limbach
Parallel MPEG-Encoder for Real-Time Online Encoding