Katayoon Etemad

Postdoctoral fellow at the Department of Computer Science, University of Calgary

I am a computer scientist specializing in information visualization and human computer interaction. I am currently a Post-doc at the University of Calgary, Graphics Lab, working with Dr. Faramarz Samavati.

 

Education

PhD:  University of Calgary, Computer Science Innovis Lab, title: Graph Visualizations Inspired by Alternative Aesthetics

MSc:  University of Calgary, Computer Science Innovis Lab, title title: Node Focused Visualization of Large Trees

B.Sc: Sharif University of Technology, Tehran Iran, Applied Mathematics Majored in Computer Science.

Research Interests

Graph Visualization and Analytics

Aesthetics in Information Visualization

Computational Aesthetics

Computer Graphics and Animation

Interface design and evaluation

Awards

Queen Elizabeth II Graduate Student Scholarships, Department of Computer Science, University of Calgary, 2014.

The NSERC Post Graduate Scholarship-Doctoral (PGSD) 2010-2013.

Department Research Awards Department of Computer Science, University of Calgary, 2012.

Alberta Graduate Student Scholarships, University of Calgary, Winter 2009.

Departmental Research Awards Computer Science Department, University of Calgary, 2009.

Queen Elizabeth II Graduate Student Scholarships, Department of Computer Science, University of Calgary, 2008.

 

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