Florian Ledermann

Senior Lecturer Dipl.-Ing. Dr.

Phone:  +43-1-58801-12614

Florian Ledermann is senior lecturer and researcher at the Research Group Cartography. He received his Dipl.-Ing. degree in 2004 and his Dr.techn. (≙PhD) degree in 2022, both at TU Wien. Florian has previous research experience in the fields of augmented reality and information visualization. As a freelance web developer, Florian implemented award-winning web applications before joining the Research Group Cartography in 2014.

Florian is currently co-chair of the ICA Commission on Geovisualization,  vice-chair of the Austrian Cartographic Commission (ÖKK), and co-founder and mentor in the Next Generation Cartographers initiative.

Florian publishes updates on his research on Mastodon.

Research interests

Interactive cartography, web cartography, cartographic symbology, geovisualization, cartographic generalisation, information visualization, usability & user experience.


My publications in TU Wien ReposiTUm


My current courses at TU Wien (TISS)


Projects and Software at the Research Group Cartography

  • stimsrv — A system for distributed user studies and behavioral experiments
  • mapmap.js — Thematic mapping API for JavaScript
  • genderatlas.at — Online atlas on gender equality for Austria