Featured Tutorial: Prof. Alfred Inselberg
Tel Aviv University, Israel; University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA); University of Southern California (USC);
Date & Time: July 27 (Wednesday), 2016; 05:40pm - 08:30pm
LOCATION: Sterling AB Room
AIfred received a Ph. D. in Mathematics and Physics from the University of Illinois (Champaign-Urbana) and stayed on as Research Professor. He then held senior research positions at IBM, where he developed a Mathematical Model of Ear (TIME Nov. 74), concurrently having joint appointments at University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), University of Southern California (USC), Technion and Ben Gurion Universities. Since 1995 he is Professor at the School of Mathematical Sciences of Tel Aviv University. AI was elected Senior Fellow at the San Diego Supercomputing Center in 1996 and Distinguished Visiting Professor at Korea University in Seoul in 2008, and National University of Singapore 2011. He invented and developed the multidimensional system of Parallel Coordinates for which he received numerous awards and patents (on Air Traffic Control, Collision-Avoidance, Computer Vision, Data Mining). His textbook on "Parallel Coordinates: VISUAL Multidimensional Geometry", Springer 2009, was praised by Stephen Hawking among many others.
More information available at: http://www.math.tau.ac.il/~aiisreal