New PhD: Markus Wallinger

Markus Wallinger successfully defended his PhD thesis “Exploring Graph-based Concepts for Balanced Information Density in Data Visualizations” on April 26, 2024. Congratulations, Dr. Wallinger!

Markus was a PhD student in the Algorithms and Complexity Group and worked in the project Engineering Linear Ordering Algorithms for Optimizing Data Visualizations funded by WWTF. He was supervised by Martin Nöllenburg and his external thesis reviewers were Christophe Hurter and Stephen Kobourov. Markus will continue his academic path as a postdoc at TU Munich.