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Rainer Simon

  • Dr.
  • Scientist
  • Austrian Institute of Technology
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  • 33

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Research interests

Geospatial Web Linked Data Digital Preservation

About

Rainer Simon is a Scientist at the Austrian Institute of Technology. He holds a master's degree in electrical engineering and a doctorate in computer science from the Vienna University of Technology, and has experience as a freelance multimedia and user interface designer. Between 2003 and 2008 he worked at the Telecommunications Research Center Vienna as a researcher in the field of ubiquitous and multimedia computing, with a particular focus on technologies and user interfaces for geospatial information visualization on the Web and on mobile devices. Presently, his research focuses on issues of multimedia information management and digital preservation - the tools, methods and technologies necessary to ensure sustainable access to digital documents and multimedia content, as well as geospatial and cartographic data. Rainer was involved in several national and EU-funded projects, published various papers in his area, and served as a programme committee member and reviewer for relevant scientific workshops and publications in the field.

Followers (6)

  • Yvonne Friese

    Yvonne FrieseZBW Kiel

  • Niko Popitsch

    Niko PopitschWellcome Trust Centre for Human Genetics

  • Andrew Jackson

    Andrew JacksonThe British Library

  • Manuela Schmidt

    Manuela SchmidtTU Wien

  • Paul Fuxjaeger

    Paul FuxjaegerFTW - Telecommunications Research Center Vienna

  • Bernhard Haslhofer

    Bernhard HaslhoferUniversity of Vienna, Department of Distributed and Multimedia Systems

Following (6)

  • Yvonne Friese

    Yvonne FrieseZBW Kiel

  • Niko Popitsch

    Niko PopitschWellcome Trust Centre for Human Genetics

  • Andrew Jackson

    Andrew JacksonThe British Library

  • Manuela Schmidt

    Manuela SchmidtTU Wien

  • Paul Fuxjaeger

    Paul FuxjaegerFTW - Telecommunications Research Center Vienna

  • Bernhard Haslhofer

    Bernhard HaslhoferUniversity of Vienna, Department of Distributed and Multimedia Systems

Publications

Open Annotations on Multimedia Web Resources

  • Haslhofer B
  • Sanderson R
  • Simon R
Multimedia Tools and Applications (2012)
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The YUMA Media Annotation Framework

  • Simon R
  • Jung J
  • Haslhofer B
Research and Advanced Technology for Digital Libraries (2011)
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Full text

Collaborative Map Annotation in the Context of Historical GIS 3 . Collaborative Annotations and

  • Simon R
  • Korb J
  • Sadilek C
Workshop on Geospatial Computing for the Arts, Humanities and Cultural Heritage (2009)
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Towards Orientation-Aware Location Based Mobile Services 1 Introduction

  • Simon R
  • Kunczier H
  • Anegg H
Location Based Services and TeleCartography (2007)
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GeoPointing : Evaluating the Performance of an Orientation Aware Location Based Service under Real-World Conditions

  • Simon R
  • Fröhlich P
Star (2003)
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Professional experience

Scientist

Austrian Institute of Technology

March 2009 - Present

Systems Engineer

mobilkom austria

October 2007 - February 2009 (a year)

Researcher

Telecommunications Research Center Vienna

September 2003 - January 2008 (4 years)

Education history

TU Wien

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