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Søren Knudsen is a Postdoctoral researcher with Sheelagh Carpendale in her InnoVis group at the Interactions Lab at Department of Computer Science, University of Calgary. His research focuses on information visualization and human-computer interaction.

He is interested in supporting people in understanding and making sense of data. His dissertation research was concerned with understanding the benefits of using large, high-resolution displays to support this goal through interaction techniques and data visualization.

Biography

2017-

Postdoctoral researcher with Sheelagh Carpendale in her InnoVis group
Interactions Lab at Department of Computer Science, University of Calgary, Calgary, AB, Canada

2015-2016

Postdoctoral researcher on the BIOPRO research project
Human Centered Computing group at Department of Computer Science, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark

2015

Postdoctoral researcher with teaching obligations at the Communication and IT study programme
Human Centered Computing group at Department of Computer Science, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark

2011-2015

Ph.D. student on the WallViz research project
Human Centered Computing group at Department of Computer Science, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark

2009-2010

Research proposal writer targeting the 7th EU framework programme for research and development
Danish Innovation Institute — part of the Pera Innovation Network, Kgs. Lyngby, Denmark

2008-2009

Front end software developer on application intended for adjustment of hearing aids
Pallas Informatics, Allerød, Denmark — subconcractor to Widex hearing group, Allerød, Denmark

2008

Research assistant on project on classification of emotional content in spoken language
Cognitive Systems, DTU Compute, Technical University of Denmark, Kgs. Lyngby, Denmark

2008

Research assistant on project dealing with usability of a Wikipedia-based search engine
Cognitive Systems, DTU Compute, Technical University of Denmark, Kgs. Lyngby, Denmark

2006-2008

Master of Science in Informatics Engineering
Technical University of Denmark, Kgs. Lyngby, Denmark

2002-2006

Bachelor of Science in Informatics Engineering
Technical University of Denmark, Kgs. Lyngby, Denmark