Uni Bielefeld
Bielefeld Graphics & Geometry Group
CITEC

Prof. Dr. Mario Botsch

Mario Botsch

Head of Computer Graphics Group

Office: CITEC 2-111
Phone: +49-521-106-12146
Secretary: +49-521-106-12148
Email:
 

Dean of Faculty of Technology

Office: UHG C3-136
Phone: +49-521-106-2649
Secretary: +49-521-106-3455
Email:

Information

Mario Botsch received his Master's degree (Dipl.-Math.) in Mathematics and Computer Science from the University of Erlangen-Nürnberg in 1999. After working one year at the Max-Planck Institute for Computer Science in Saarbrücken he joined the Computer Graphics Group at RWTH Aachen, from where he received his Ph.D. (Dr. rer. nat.) in 2005. From 2005 to 2008 he was a senior researcher and lecturer at the Computer Graphics Laboratory at ETH Zurich. He has been a full professor in the Computer Science Department at Bielefeld University since May 2008 and is the head of the Computer Graphics & Geometry Processing Group.

[Curriculum Vitae]


Awards

  • Teaching award "Silberne Kreide", winter term 2013/14
  • Eurographics Medical Prize (3rd place) for the CITmed project, 2013
  • Teaching award "Goldene Kreide", winter term 2012/13
  • Teaching award "Goldene Kreide", summer term 2012
  • Teaching award "Goldene Kreide", summer term 2011
  • Teaching award "Silberne Kreide", winter term 2010/2011
  • Teaching award "Goldene Kreide", winter term 2009/2010
  • Best Student Paper Award, Symp. on Geometry Processing 2008
  • Best Paper Award, Graphics Hardware 2008
  • Eurographics Young Researcher Award, 2007
  • Best Course Notes for a revised course, SIGGRAPH 2007
  • Best Paper Award, Symp. on Geometry Processing 2006
  • Borchers Medal of RWTH Aachen for PhD Thesis, 2006
  • Nomination for 2005's best computer science dissertation of Gesellschaft für Informatik, 2006
  • Best Paper Award, Computers & Graphics, 2004


Activities

Editorial Board

  • Computer Graphics Forum
  • Computer & Graphcis

Program co-chair

  • Eurographics Symp. on Geometry Processing, 2011
  • Eurographics Symp. on Point-Based Graphics, 2007
  • Eurographics Symp. on Point-Based Graphics, 2006

Conference co-chair

  • Eurographics Symp. on Point-Based Graphics, 2008

Program committee

  • ACM SIGGRAPH (2009, 2010, 2013, 2014)
  • ACM SIGGRAPH Asia (2011, 2012)
  • Eurographics (2007, 2008, 2010, 2012, 2013)
  • Eurographics Symp. on Geometry Processing (2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2012, 2013, 2014)
  • Geometric Modeling and Processing (2014)
  • Eurographics Symp. on Point-Based Graphics (2006)
  • SIAM/ACM Geometric and Physical Modeling (2011)
  • ACM Symp. on Solid and Physical Modeling (2005, 2006)
  • Pacific Graphics (2006, 2007, 2009, 2010)
  • Shape Modeling International (2007, 2008, 2009, 2011, 2012)
  • Vision, Modeling, and Visualization (2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2012, 2013, 2014)
  • Symp. on 3D Data Proc., Vis., and Transmission (2008)
  • Jahrestagung Deutsche Gesellschaft Med. Physik (2008)

PhD committee

  • Janick Martinez Esturo, Magdeburg University, 2013
  • Noura Faraj, Telecon ParisTech, 2013
  • Alec Jacobson, ETH Zurich, 2013
  • Peter Kaufmann, ETH Zurich, 2012
  • Tim Winkler, University of Lugano, 2011
  • Sebastian Martin, ETH Zurich, 2011
  • Dong-Ming Yan, University of Hong Kong, 2010
  • Simon Flöry, Vienna Technical University, 2010
  • Michael Eigensatz, ETH Zurich, 2010
  • Iurie Chiosa, Siegen University, 2010
  • Nader Salman, INRIA Sophia-Antipolis, 2010

Bielefeld University

  • Dean, Faculty of Technology (since 2013)
  • Faculty Conference, Faculty of Technology (since 2012)
  • Senate of Bielefeld University (2010-2013)
  • Vice Dean, Faculty of Technology (2010-2013)
  • Teaching Commisson, Faculty of Technology (2009-2011)