Christian Breiteneder

Christian Breiteneder is a professor emeritus of Interactive Systems at the Institute of Visual Computing & Human-Centered Technology at TU Wien. He received the Diploma Engineer degree in computer science from Johannes Kepler University in Linz in 1978 and a PhD in computer science from TU Wien in 1991. He studied history of art at the University of Vienna (1977–1981) and theatre directing at the Max Reinhardt Seminar Vienna (1981–1984). He had post-doc positions at CUI at the University of Geneva, Switzerland (1991–1993), and GMD (now Fraunhofer) in Birlinghoven, Germany (1995–1996), and was associate professor at the University of Vienna from 1997 to 2000. Christian Breiteneder is the author of more than 100 peer-reviewed publications and had leading roles in more than 20 projects on national and European levels. His current research interests include interactive media systems, media processing systems, augmented and virtual reality, content-based multi-modal information retrieval, and the analysis of high-dimensional data.

Participation in Events

Pre-Kick-off Meeting


Friday, 19.10.2018, 09:15 to Saturday, 20.10.2018, 18:00

Kick-off Meeting


Wednesday, 27.02.2019, 09:15 to Friday, 01.03.2019, 20:00

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