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Dr. Peter Rautek

Research Scientist

Visual Computing Center, Bldg. 1, lvl. 2, Office 2220
4700 King Abdullah University of Science and Technology
Thuwal 23955-6900, Saudi Arabia

+966 (0) 12-808-0481

peter.rautek@kaust.edu.sa

Education profile

  • Ph.D in Computer Science, Vienna University of Technology, Austria, 2009
  • MSc (Computergraphik und Digitale Bildverarbeitung), Vienna University of Technology, Austria, 2005
  • BSc (Medieninformatik), Vienna University of Technology, Austria, 2003

Professional Profile

  • 2011 – today: Research Scientist, King Abdullah University of Science and Technology, Saudi Arabia
  • 2009 – 2011: Postdoctoral Fellow, Vienna University of Technology, Austria
  • 2005 – 2009: Research Assistant, Vienna University of Technology, Austria
  • 2004 – 2005: Computer Science teacher at school for social services (part time), Seegasse, Vienna, Austria
  • March 2003 – Jan 2004: Teaching Assistant (part time), Vienna University of Technology, Austria

Awards

​KAUST Seed Fund 2013

KAUST Affiliations

  • Visual Computing Center (VCC)
  • Computer, Electrical and Mathematical Sciences & Engineering (CEMSE)
  • Co-Founder of KAUST startup Visual Experience
  • Co-Founder of the Maker Space SDG​ at KAUST

Recent Publications

2019

Time-Dependent Flow seen through Approximate Observer Killing Fields

M. Hadwiger, M. Mlejnek, T. Theußl, P. Rautek
IEEE Scientific Visualization 2018

2018

Screen-Space Normal Distribution Function Caching for Consistent Multi-Resolution Rendering of Large Particle Data

M. Ibrahim, P. Wickenhäuser, P. Rautek, G. Reina, M. Hadwiger
IEEE Scientific Visualization 2017

2017

A Versatile and Efficient GPU Data Structure for Spatial Indexing

J. Schneider, P. Rautek
IEEE Scientific Visualization 2016

2016

JiTTree: A Just-in-Time Compiled Sparse GPU Volume Data Structure

M. Labschütz, S. Bruckner, E. Gröller, M. Hadwiger, P. Rautek
IEEE Scientific Visualization 2015

2014

ViSlang: A System for Interpreted Domain-specific Languages for Scientific Visualization

P. Rautek, S. Bruckner, M. Gröller, M. Hadwiger
IEEE Scientific Visualization 2014