Visualization of Text and Physics Proseminar/Seminar

Lecturers: Dr. Hubert Mara, Dr. Filip Sadlo

Semester: SS 2015

Proseminar: 4 SWS


  • 2015-04-24: Deadline for Doodle selection extended until 29 April
  • 2015-04-24: Doodle for selection of topics (please select wanted/willing topics until 29 April 2015)
  • 2015-04-24: Topics section with links to documents
  • 2015-04-22: Introductory slides
  • 2015-04-16: Preliminary discussion takes place 2015-04-22, 10 am, at INF 368, Room 520

Introduction / Administration

The purpose of this Seminar (Proseminar) is to become acquainted with a scientific topic from visualization, based on one (or two) publications, respectively. Subsequently, the respective topics have to presented orally in a block seminar. A written report concludes the (pro-)seminar.

In particular, this includes:

  • Read and understand one (Proseminar) or two (Seminar) publications
  • Research and bring into context further related work
  • Oral presentation with slides (15-20 minutes for the Proseminar and 20-25 minutes for the Seminar), followed by a discussion
  • Written report (10-15 pages for the Proseminar and 15-20 pages for the Seminar, using 12pt font).

Please see the   guidelines for this seminar. Tips for a good presentation can also be found   here.

Assignment of Topics


Preliminary Discussion

22 April, 10 - 12 am, INF 368, Room 520

Block Seminar (Attendance is compulsory)

8 July, 1 - 5 pm, INF 368, Room 532
13 July, 10 - 12 am and 1 - 5 pm, INF 368, Room 520

Due Date for Written Report

19 October 2015



  • Access to some documents is restricted to academic IP address ranges (requires libraries' subscriptions). Thus, download them, e.g., at Heidelberg University.