Mag. Dipl.-Ing. Alexander Rind

Researcher Research Group Media Computing
Institute of Creative\Media/Technologies
Department of Media and Digital Technologies
Department:
  • Media and Digital Technologies
Study programmes:
  • Digital Healthcare (MA)
  • Digital Media Technologies (MA)
  • Media Technology (BA)
Institute:
  • Institute of Creative\Media/Technologies

Short profile

  • 1998-2004 MSc studies in Business Informatics at Vienna University of Technology, University of Vienna, and Lund University, Sweden
  • 2004-2013 Researcher at Vienna University of Technology, Danube University Krems, and Krems Research Forschungsgesellschaft
  • since 2014 Researcher at Institute of Creative\Media/Technologies IC\M/T, FH St. Poelten
  • Lead developer of TimeBench, an open-source library for visual analytics of time-oriented data
  • Programme committee member and reviewer for various national and international conferences and journals: IEEE VIS, IEEE BDVA, ACM VAHC, TVCG, JAMIA
  • Research interests: Visual Analytics, Information Visualization, Human-Computer Interaction, Analysis of Time-Oriented Data, Visualization of Electronic Health Records

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Selected Publications

Viewing Visual Analytics as Model Building
Andrienko Natalia, Lammarsch Tim, Andrienko Gennady, Fuchs Georg, Keim Daniel A., Miksch Silvia, Rind Alexander, et al., Computer Graphics Forum, vol. Early View, 2018.
The Role of Explicit Knowledge: A Conceptual Model of Knowledge-Assisted Visual Analytics
Federico Paolo, Wagner Markus, Rind Alexander, Amor-Amorós Albert, Miksch Silvia, Aigner Wolfgang, In: 2017 IEEE Conference on Visual Analytics Science and Technology (VAST), IEEE, URL: http://mc.fhstp.ac.at/sites/default/files/publications/federico-wagner_2017_knava-model.pdf, 10/2017.
PubViz: Lightweight Visual Presentation of Publication Data
Rind Alexander, Haberson Andrea, Blumenstein Kerstin, Niederer Christina, Wagner Markus, Aigner Wolfgang, In: Proc. Eurographics Conf. Visualization (EuroVis) – Short Paper, EuroGraphics, pp. 169-173, 10.2312/eurovisshort.20171152, 06/2017.
A knowledge-assisted visual malware analysis system: design, validation, and reflection of KAMAS
Wagner Markus, Rind Alexander, Thür Niklas, Aigner Wolfgang, Computers & Security, issue 67, pp. 1-15, 02/2017.
KAVAGait: Knowledge-Assisted Visual Analytics for Clinical Gait Analysis
Wagner Markus, Slijepcevic Djordje, Horsak Brian, Rind Alexander, Zeppelzauer Matthias, Wolfgang Aigner, IEEE Transactions on Visualization and Computer Graphics, 2017.
Cycle Plot Revisited: Multivariate Outlier Detection Using a Distance-Based Abstraction
Bögl Markus, Filzmoser Peter, Gschwandtner Theresia, Lammarsch Tim, Leite Roger A., Miksch Silvia, Rind Alexander, et al., Computer Graphics Forum, vol. 36, pp. 227-238, 2017.
Communities in biographischen Netzwerken
Bernád Ágoston Zénó, Kaiser Maximilian, Mair Sebastian M., Rind Alexander, In: Proceedings of the 10th Forum Media Technology and 3rd All Around Audio Symposium, CEUR-WS, pp. 83-87, URL: http://ceur-ws.org/Vol-2009/fmt-proceedings-2017-paper12.pdf, 2017.
Visual Analytics: Foundations and Experiences in Malware Analysis
Wagner Markus, Sacha Dominik, Rind Alexander, Fischer Fabian, Luh Robert, Schrittwieser Sebastian, Keim Daniel A, et al. In: Empirical Research for Software Security: Foundations and Experience. published by Othmane Lotfi Ben, Jaatun Martin Gilje, Weippl Edgar, CRC/Taylor and Francis, pp. 139-171, ISBN: 978-1-4987-7641-7, 2017.
Visual Analytics of Electronic Health Records with a Focus on Time
Rind Alexander, Federico Paolo, Gschwandtner Theresia, Aigner Wolfgang, Doppler Jakob, Wagner Markus, In: New Perspectives in Medical Records: Meeting the Needs of Patients and Practitioners. published by Rinaldi Giovanni, ℡e-Health, Cham, Springer, pp. 65-77, 2017.
Performance Comparison between Unity and D3.js for Cross-Platform Visualization on Mobile Devices
Kromer Lorenz, Wagner Markus, Blumenstein Kerstin, Rind Alexander, Aigner Wolfgang, In: Proceedings of the 9th Forum Media Technology 2016, CEUR-WS, pp. 47-52, URL: http://mc.fhstp.ac.at/sites/default/files/publications/Kromer_2016_FMT_crossVisComparison.pdf, 11/2016.
Exploring Media Transparency With Multiple Views
Rind Alexander, Pfahler David, Niederer Christina, Aigner Wolfgang, In: Proceedings of the 9th Forum Media Technology 2016, CEUR-WS.org, pp. 65-73, URL: http://ceur-ws.org/Vol-1734/fmt-proceedings-2016-paper8.pdf, 2016.
Evaluating Information Visualization on Mobile Devices: Gaps and Challenges in the Empirical Evaluation Design Space
Blumenstein Kerstin, Niederer Christina, Wagner Markus, Schmiedl Grischa, Rind Alexander, Aigner Wolfgang, In: Proceedings of 2016 Workshop on Beyond Time And Errors: Novel Evaluation Methods For Visualization, Baltimore, MD, USA, ACM, pp. 125-132, URL: http://mc.fhstp.ac.at/sites/default/files/publications/postprint-id11.pdf, ISBN: 978-1-4503-4818-8, 10.1145/2993901.2993906, 2016.
Visual Analytics for Time Series Model Selection, Prediction, and Imputation
Bögl Markus, Aigner Wolfgang, Filzmoser Peter, Gschwandtner Theresia, Lammarsch Tim, Miksch Silvia, Rind Alexander, et al. In: Extended Abstract at Austrian Statistical Days, URL: http://mc.fhstp.ac.at/sites/default/files/publications/boegl_2016_timi_osg-ea.pdf, 2016.
Multi-Device Visualisation Design for Climbing Self-Assessment
Niederer Christina, Rind Alexander, Aigner Wolfgang, In: Proceedings of International Conference on Information Visualisation (IV16), Lisbon, Portugal, IEEE Computer Society Press, pp. 171-176, URL: http://mc.fhstp.ac.at/sites/default/files/publications/2016_IV_Climbing_Niederer.pdf, 2016.
Native Cross-platform Visualization: A Proof of Concept Based on the Unity3D Game Engine
Wagner Markus, Blumenstein Kerstin, Rind Alexander, Seidl Markus, Schmiedl Grischa, Lammarsch Tim, Aigner Wolfgang, et al. In: Proceedings of International Conference on Information Visualisation (IV16), Lisbon, Portugal, IEEE Computer Society Press, pp. forthcoming, URL: http://mc.fhstp.ac.at/sites/default/files/publications/IV2016_UnityVis_Wagner.pdf, 2016.
Visual Exploration of Media Transparency for Data Journalists: Problem Characterization and Abstraction
Niederer Christina, Rind Alexander, Aigner Wolfgang, Ausserhofer Julian, Gutounig Robert, Sedlmair Michael, In: Proceedings of the 10th Forschungsforum der österreichischen Fachhochschulen, Vienna, Austria, FH des BFI Wien, URL: http://mc.fhstp.ac.at/sites/default/files/publications/2016_FFH_VALiD_Niederer.pdf, 2016.
Knowledge-Assisted Rule Building for Malware Analysis
Wagner Markus, Rind Alexander, Rottermanner Gernot, Niederer Christina, Aigner Wolfgang, In: Proceedings of the 10th Forschungsforum der österreichischen Fachhochschulen, Vienna, Austria, FH des BFI Wien, 2016.
Task Cube: A Three-Dimensional Conceptual Space of User Tasks in Visualization Design and Evaluation
Rind Alexander, Aigner Wolfgang, Wagner Markus, Miksch Silvia, Lammarsch Tim, Information Visualization, vol. 15, issue 4, pp. 288-300, 2016.
Literature review in visual analytics for malware pattern analysis
Wagner Markus, Aigner Wolfgang, Haberson Andrea, Rind Alexander, In: Procedings of the 9th Forschungsforum der österreichischen Fachhochschulen, FH Hagenberg, 2015-04.
A Survey of Visualization Systems for Malware Analysis
Wagner Markus, Fischer Fabian, Luh Robert, Haberson Andrea, Rind Alexander, Keim Daniel A., Aigner Wolfgang, et al. In: Eurographics Conference on Visualization (EuroVis) - STARs, Cagliari, Italy, The Eurographics Association, pp. 105-125, URL: http://mc.fhstp.ac.at/supp/EuroVisStar2015, 10.2312/eurovisstar.20151114, 2015.
User Tasks for Evaluation: Untangling the Terminology Throughout Visualization Design and Development
Rind Alexander, Aigner Wolfgang, Wagner Markus, Miksch Silvia, Lammarsch Tim, In: Proceedings of the Fifth Workshop on Beyond Time and Errors: Novel Evaluation Methods for Visualization, BELIV '14, ACM, pp. 9–15, ISBN: 978-1-4503-3209-5, 10.1145/2669557.2669568, 2014.
Problem Characterization and Abstraction for Visual Analytics in Behavior-Based Malware Pattern Analysis
Wagner Markus, Aigner Wolfgang, Rind Alexander, Luh Robert, Dornhackl H., Kadletz K., Tavolato Paul, et al. In: Proceedings of the 2014 IEEE Workshop on Visualization for Cyber Security (VizSec 2014), ACM, pp. 9–16, ISBN: 978-1-4503-2826-5, 10.1145/2671491.2671498, 2014.

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