IEEE VIS Doctoral Dissertation Honorable Mention

IEEE VIS Doctoral Dissertation Honorable Mention

IEEE Visualization and Graphics Technical Committee recently announced the 2015 doctoral dissertation awards. The DPhil thesis by Eamonn Maguire, entitled "Systematising glyph design for visualization", received the runner-up award (Honorable Mention).

Dr. Eamonn Maguire, who was awarded his DPhil degree in March 2015, was a researcher at Oxford e-Research Centre, working on several projects, including Biomedical Data Repositories and Cybersecurity. During his DPhil programme, he published a number of papers, including three in leading journals in the field of visualization.

Dr. Maguire is currently a Marie Curie COFUND research fellow at CERN in Switzerland.