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