Martin Falk

Postdoctoral researcher

Contact Information

Phone: +46 (0)11-36 33 11
Office: K2 2069

Background

Martin Falk received his Diplom (MSc) degree in computer science and the PhD degree in computer science, both from the University of Stuttgart, Germany. He is currently working as a Postdoc in the SciVis group at Linköping University. His research interests include visualization in systems biology, GPU methods, flow visualization, and computer graphics. He is member of IEEE.

Curriculum Vitae

since Oct. 2013 Postdoc with Anders Ynnerman in the Scientific Visualization Group at Linköping University, Sweden
April 2013 Received PhD degree in computer science (Dr.rer.nat.), supervisor Prof. Dr. Thomas Ertl
Title of the dissertation: Visualization and Mesoscopic Simulation in Systems Biology
June 2007 - June 2013 Research Assistant and PhD student at the Visualization Research Center of the University of Stuttgart (VISUS)
Member of the graduate school Cluster of Excellence Simulation Technology
Oct. 2001 - April 2007 Diploma Study in Computer Science at the University of Stuttgart
June - Dec. 2006 Diploma Thesis, School of Computing Science, Simon Fraser University, Canada
Title: GPU-based Vector Field Visualization with 3D LIC
Oct. 2005 - April 2006 Student Research Project, Institute for Visualization and Interactive Systems, University of Stuttgart
Title: Map Generation with GPU-based Non-linear Raytracing
2005 - 2007 Student assistant at the Institute for Visualization and Interactive Systems, University of Stuttgart

Prizes and Awards

2012 Eurographics Workshop on Visual Computing for Biology and Medicine (VCBM) 2012 - NVIDIA Best Paper Award
2007 infos award 2007 - Awarded for an excellent diploma thesis

Previous and Ongoing Projects

Completed projects can be found here.

PhD Thesis


Thesis cover Falk, Martin: Visualization and mesoscopic simulation in systems biology. Dissertation, Visualization Research Center, Universität Stuttgart, Germany (2013).

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Publications

Publications in 2017
Martin Falk, Ingrid Hotz, Patric Ljung, Darren Treanor, Anders Ynnerman, Claes Lundström
IEEE Pacific Visualization Symposium (PacificVis 2017) - 2017
 
Publications in 2016
Martin Falk, Sebastian Grottel, Michael Krone, Guido Reina
Morgan & Claypool Publishers, Volume 4(3) - 2016

Daniel Jönsson, Martin Falk, Anders Ynnerman
IEEE Transactions on Visualization and Computer Graphics (TVCG), Volume 22, Number 1, page 896 - 905 - jan 2016

Barbora Kozlíková, Michael Krone, Martin Falk, Norbert Lindow, Marc Baaden, Daniel Baum, Ivan Viola, Julius Parulek, Hans-Christian Hege
Computer Graphics Forum - 2016

Daniel Kauker, Martin Falk, Guido Reina, Anders Ynnerman, Thomas Ertl
Computational Visual Media, page 1--12 - jan 2016
 
Publications in 2015
Sathish Kottravel, Martin Falk, Erik Sundén, Timo Ropinski
IEEE Pacific Visualization Symposium (PacificVis 2015), page 255--262 - 2015

Erik Sundén, Peter Steneteg, Sathish Kottravel, Daniel Jönsson, Rickard Englund, Martin Falk, Timo Ropinski
Poster at IEEE Vis - 2015

Barbora Kozlíková, Michael Krone, Norbert Lindow, Martin Falk, Marc Baaden, Daniel Baum, Ivan Viola, Julius Parulek, Hans-Christian Hege
Eurographics Conference on Visualization (EuroVis) - STARs - 2015
 
Publications in 2014
Stefan Lindholm, Martin Falk, Erik Sundén, Alexander Bock, Anders Ynnerman, Timo Ropinski
Computer Graphics Forum, Volume 34, Number 1, page 74--85 - 2014


Previous Publications

Some of the publications listed below can be accessed here.

  • Lindholm, Stefan; Falk, Martin; Sundén, Erik; Bock, Alexander; Ynnerman, Anders; Ropinski, Timo: Hybrid Data Visualization Based on Depth Complexity Histogram Analysis. Computer Graphics Forum, online (2014). DOI: 10.1111/cgf.12460
  • Falk, Martin; Krone, Michael; Ertl, Thomas: Atomistic Visualization of Mesoscopic Whole-Cell Simulations using Ray-Casted Instancing. Computer Graphics Forum 32(8), pp. 195-206 (2013).
  • Falk, Martin; Krone, Michael; Ertl, Thomas: Atomistic Visualization of Mesoscopic Whole-Cell Simulations. In: EG Workshop on Visual Computing for Biology and Medicine (VCBM), pp. 123-130 (2012).
  • Falk, Martin; Daub, Markus; Schneider, Guido; Ertl, Thomas: Modeling and Visualization of Receptor Clustering on the Cellular Membrane. In: IEEE Symposium on Biological Data Visualization (BioVis 2011), pp. 9-15 (2011).
  • Falk, Martin; Klann, Michael; Ott, Michael; Koeppl, Heinz; Ertl, Thomas: Parallelized Agent-based Simulation on CPU and Graphics Hardware for Spatial and Stochastic Models in Biology. In: International Conference on Computational Methods in Systems Biology (CMSB 2011), pp. 73-82 (2011).
  • Krone, Michael; Falk, Martin; Rehm, Sascha; Pleiss, Jürgen; Ertl, Thomas: Interactive Exploration of Protein Cavities. Computer Graphics Forum 30 (3), pp. 673-682 (2011).
  • Falk, Martin; Grottel, Sebastian; Ertl, Thomas: Interactive Image-Space Volume Visualization for Dynamic Particle Simulations. In: Proceedings of The Annual SIGRAD Conference, pp. 35-43 (2010).
  • Falk, Martin; Klann, Michael; Reuss, Matthias; Ertl, Thomas: 3D Visualization of Concentrations from Stochastic Agent-based Signal Transduction Simulations. In: IEEE International Symposium on Biomedical Imaging: From Nano to Macro (ISBI ’10), pp. 1301-1304 (2010).
  • Falk, Martin; Seizinger, Alexander; Sadlo, Filip; Üffinger, Markus; Weiskopf, Daniel: Trajectory-Augmented Visualization of Lagrangian Coherent Structures in Unsteady Flow. In: International Symposium on Flow Visualization (ISFV14) (2010).
  • Falk, Martin; Klann, Michael; Reuss, Matthias; Ertl, Thomas: Visualization of Signal Transduction Processes in the Crowded Environment of the Cell. In: IEEE Pacific Visualization Symposium (PacificVis 2009), pp. 169-176 (2009).
  • Falk, Martin; Weiskopf, Daniel: Output-Sensitive 3D Line Integral Convolution. IEEE Transactions on Visualization and Computer Graphics 14 (4), pp. 820-834 (2008).
  • Falk, Martin; Schafhitzel, Tobias; Weiskopf, Daniel; Ertl, Thomas: Panorama Maps with Non-linear Ray Tracing. In: International Conference on Computer Graphics and Interactive Techniques (GRAPHITE 2007), pp. 9-16 (2007).
  • Schafhitzel, Tobias; Falk, Martin; Ertl, Thomas: Real-Time Rendering of Planets with Atmospheres. Journal of WSCG 2007 15 (1), pp. 91-98 (2007).
  • Weiskopf, Daniel; Borchers, Marc; Ertl, Thomas; Falk, Martin; Fechtig, Oliver; Frank, Regine; Grave, Frank; King, Andreas; Kraus, Ute; Müller, Thomas; Nollert, Hans-Peter; Rica Mendez, Isabel; Ruder, Hanns; Schafhitzel, Tobias; Schär, Sonja; Zahn, C.; Zatloukal, Michael: Explanatory and Illustrative Visualization of Special and General Relativity. IEEE Transactions on Visualization and Computer Graphics 12 (4), pp. 522-534 (2006).
  • Weiskopf, Daniel; Borchers, Marc; Ertl, Thomas; Falk, Martin; Fechtig, Oliver; Frank, Regine; Grave, Frank; King, Andreas; Kraus, Ute; Müller, Thomas; Nollert, Hans-Peter; Rica Mendez, Isabel; Ruder, Hanns; Schafhitzel, Tobias; Schär, Sonja; Zahn, Corvin; Zatloukal, Michael: Visualization in the Einstein Year 2005: A Case Study on Explanatory and Illustrative Visualization of Relativity and Astrophysics. In: Proceedings of IEEE Visualization ’05, pp. 583-590 (2005).