University Assistant Dipl.-Ing.
Florian Ledermann is a researcher and lecturer at the Research Group Cartography. He received his Dipl.-Ing. (MSc.) Degree from Vienna University of Technology in 2004 and has previous research experience in the fields of augmented reality and information visualization. As a freelance web developer, Florian implemented award-winning web applications for several institutions and projects before joining the Research Group Cartography in 2014.
- Best Paper Award, GI_Forum, 2018 (category “Best student paper”) for paper “Analysing Digital Maps Online: A Reverse Engineering Approach”
- Best Teaching Award, TU Wien, 2017 (category “Best lecture of the faculty”) for Lecture+Lab “Web Mapping”
- 1st prize, International Cartographic Exhibition 2017 (category “Educational Products”) for project “genderATlas”
- Best of Google Maps 2008 for project “Senghor on the Rocks”
- AT Award 1999 (category “Online Games”) for map-based online game “Netcaptn”
Projects at the Research Group Cartography
- genderatlas.at — Online atlas on gender equality for Austria
Interactive cartography, web cartography, information visualization, usability & user experience