Education Profile

  • Ph.D., Computer Science, Technical University Munich, Germany, 2009 
  • Diploma (M.Sc. equivalent), Computer Science, RWTH Aachen University, Germany, 2004

Jens Schneider was a Staff Scientist at the Visual Computing Center in King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST). Currently, he’s an Assistant Professor in College of Science and Engineering, Hamad Bin Khalifa University (HBKU), Qatar.

Education and Early Career

Jens Schneider received a diploma equivalent to Master degree in Computer Science from RWTH Aachen in Germany, 2004. He earned his Ph.D. in Computer Science from Technical University Munich, Germany, in 2009

Dr. Schneider joined KAUST in 2009 as a Postdoctoral Research Fellow. Later on, he was promoted to Research Scientist in 2011 and to Staff Scientist in 2016.

Research Interest

He is mainly interested in Interactive GPU-based Visualization, GPU-friendly Data Compression, Large-Scale Visualization, Level of Detail Algorithms and Computer Graphics.

Selected Publications

Giancola, S., Schneider, J., Wonka, P., Ghanem, B. (2018). Integration of Absolute Orientation Measurements in the KinectFusion Reconstruction pipeline, (Preprint).
Ren, J., Schneider, J., Ovsjanikov, M., & Wonka, P. (2018). Joint Graph Layouts for Visualizing Collections of Segmented Meshes. IEEE Transactions on Visualization and Computer Graphics, 24(9), 2546–2558. doi:10.1109/tvcg.2017.2751473
Schatz, K., Muller, C., Krone, M., Schneider, J., Reina, G., & Ertl, T. (2016). Interactive visual exploration of a trillion particles. 2016 IEEE 6th Symposium on Large Data Analysis and Visualization (LDAV). doi:10.1109/ldav.2016.7874310
Ghanem, B., Schneider, J., Shalaby, M., Elnily, U. (2016). System and method for crowd counting and tracking, Patent.
Ghanem, B., Schneider, J., Shalaby, M., Elnily, U. (2016). System and method for crowd counting and tracking, Patent.
N’Doye, I., Voos, H., Darouach, M., & Schneider, J. G. (2015). Static output feedback ℋ ∞ control for a fractional-order glucose-insulin system. International Journal of Control, Automation and Systems, 13(4), 798–807. doi:10.1007/s12555-013-9192-y
Beyer, J., Hadwiger, M., Schneider, J., Jeong, W.-K., & Pfister, H. (2011). Distributed terascale volume visualization using distributed shared virtual memory. 2011 IEEE Symposium on Large Data Analysis and Visualization. doi:10.1109/ldav.2011.6092332