Alexandru C. Telea, University of Groningen, the Netherlands
Short bio: Prof. Alexandru C. Telea has obtained his PhD in 2000 in data visualization and software architectures at the University of Eindhoven, the Netherlands. He has worked as assistant professor in visualization and computer graphics at the same university until 2007, when he has been appointed professor in software visualization at the University of Groningen, the Netherlands. His interests cover data, information, and software visualization, and static source code analysis and C/C++ reverse engineering. He has published over 130 papers in international peer-reviewed venues and one textbook in data visualization. He served as co-chair of IEEE EuroVis 2008, IEEE Vissoft 2007, ACM Softvis 2007 and general chair of ACM Softvis 2009. He is recognized as one of the main experts in the field of software visualization. His research has a strongly applied flavor, and he has co-developed several innovative tools and techniques for software visualization in the industry. He is a member of the ACM.