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Prof. Dr. Werner A. König

2010 -

Senior Consultant, Interaction Design & Usability Engineering, ict Innovative Communication Technologies AG

2006 - 2010

Research Assistant at the Human-Computer Interaction Group at the University of Konstanz. Leading the research project inteHRDis - Interaction Techniques for High Resolution Displays - project part 5 of "information at your fingertips - interactive visualization for gigapixel displays" funded by Förderprogramm Informationstechnik Baden-Württemberg (BW-FIT).

2006 - 2010

Associated Doctorate Student at the Graduiertenkolleg Konstanz "Explorative Analysis and Visualization of Large Information Spaces", funded by the Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft.

2008 - 2009

Exhibition: »Cloud Browsing«, research project and interactive installation by Bernd Lintermann, Torsten Belschner, Mahsa Jenabi and Werner A. König exhibited from 1st may 2009 until the end of the year at the ZKM | Center of Art and Media in Karlsruhe. It introduces a novel way of browsing and searching information in Wikipedia with related images instead of hypertext. Visitors enjoy touch and bodily interaction using an iPod Touch as the input device for controlling a 360° PanoramaScreen.

2007 - 2008

Exhibition: »Globorama«, interactive installation with 360° panoramic screen, 8 channel sound and laserpointer-interaction. Cooperation with Bernd Lintermann, Joachim Böttger & Torsten Belschner. Exhibited from 29.09. to 21.10.2007 at the ZKM | Center for Art and Media Karlsruhe as first installation of the ZKM PanoramaFestival and from 16.05. to 25.05.2008 at the ThyssenKrupp Ideenpark 2008 in Stuttgart (approx. 290.000 visitors).

2003 - 2006

Studies of Information Engineering in the master program at the University of Konstanz.
Graduated as Master of Science (M.Sc.) in Computer Science.
Finale Grade: "excellent" (Ø 1.2).
Master Thesis: "Reference model and feasibility study for a novel zoomable user interface paradigm"

1999 - 2006

Freelancer in the field of interaction design, usability engineering and software development. Conception and implementation of individual software solutions and web services e.g. for social services and textile companies. Network and resources management and IT consulting.

2004 - 2005

Master Research Student (Scholarship) at the Graduiertenkolleg Konstanz "Explorative Analysis and Visualization of Large Information Spaces", funded by the Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft.

2004 - 2005

Research Student at the Human-Computer Interaction Group at the University of Konstanz. Conception and Implementation of MedioVis - a Visual Interface for Searching and Exploring Complex Information Spaces.

2004 - 2004

Internship at the Getrag Precision Gear Company LLC in Charleston, S.C. USA.
Implementation of a nation wide web based database for help desk and knowledge management.
Administration and maintenance of the company network (>100 clients) and user support.

2002 - 2003

Research Student at the Human-Computer Interaction Group at the University of Konstanz.
Programmer for the European Research Project INVISIP. Implementation of the visual seeking
system VisMeB in Java, especially a 3D-Scatterplot, database connection and XML-parser.

2000 - 2003

Studies of Information Engineering in the bachelor program at the University of Konstanz.
Graduated as Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.).
Finale Grade: "very good".
Bachelor Thesis: "Design and Implementation of a 3D-Scatterplot to visualize Meta Data"

2002 - 2002

Internship at the Astrium GmbH (EADS) in Immenstaad at the System Process Group of Astrium Satellites.
Supervision of and participation in the implementation of the Process Guidance module,
leading the testing and validation of different systems.

1999 - 2000

Studies of mathematics and sports at the University of Konstanz.