ViAMoD - Visual Spatiotemporal Pattern Analysis of Movement and Event Data, 2008 - 2014
Topic: Visual analytics methods to support the spatiotemportal analysis of movements in a physical space, in particular in a geographical space
DFG SPP Visual Analytics


see slides of the project presentation at the DFG SPP Visual Analytics kick-off meeting in Dagstuhl, December 2008



VisMaster - Visual Analytics - Mastering the Information Age

Coordination of WP3.4 "Working group on Spatial- and Temporal Aspects".


see slides of the presentation "Geospatial Visual Analytics and Geovisualization in VisMaster" at the ICT conference in Lyon, November 2008



GeoPKDD - Geographic Privacy-aware Knowledge Discovery and Delivery, 2005 - 2009

European Commission's Information Societies Technology (IST) Programme, FET Project IST-014915

Major publications:
- Gennady Andrienko, Natalia Andrienko. Spatio-temporal aggregation for visual analysis of movements
IEEE Visual Analytics Science and Technology (VAST 2008) Proceedings, IEEE Computer Society Press, 2008, pp.51-58
- Gennady Andrienko, Natalia Andrienko, Stefan Wrobel. Visual Analytics Tools for Analysis of Movement Data ACM SIGKDD Explorations, 2007, v.9 (2), pp.38-46
- Natalia Andrienko and Gennady Andrienko. Designing visual analytics methods for massive collections of movement data Cartographica, 2007, v.42 (2), pp. 117-138
(all available in full texts at 

The aim of GridR is to provide a powerful framework for the analysis of clinico-genomic trials involving large amount of data, e.g. microarray-based clinical trials.


The VRGeo Consortium is an international consortium for the oil and gas industry. The main goal of this consortium is the development and evaluation of interactive hardware and software technologies for visualization systems in the oil and gas industry.


The current research agenda includes, but is not limited to topics such as Immersive Visualization, Human Computer Interfaces & Interaction, and Virtual Reality & Graphics Hardware.



OASIS - Open Advanced System for Improved crisiS management, 2004 - 2008

European Commission's Information Societies Technology (IST) Programme IST-2003-004677


Major publications:
- Gennady Andrienko, Natalia Andrienko, Ulrich Bartling. Visual Analytics Approach to User-Controlled Evacuation Scheduling Information Visualization, 2008, v.7 (1), pp. 89-103
- Natalia Andrienko and Gennady Andrienko. Intelligent Visualisation and Information Presentation for Civil Crisis Management Transactions in GIS, 2007, v.11 (6), pp. 889-909
(all available in full texts at

see also user-oriented slides of presentation Visual Analytics Tools for Decision Support in Civil Crisis Management at the OASIS final event, October 2008