Jean Daniel Fekete

received his PhD from the Universitée Paris-Sud in 1997. He headed the “Interactive Design and Modeling” group of the Ecole des Mines de Nantes in 2000, was invited at the Human-Computer Interaction Laboratory of the University of Maryland at College Park in 2001-2002. He is a researcher at INRIA since 2002. He heads the AVIZ Research team since 2007 (, which also belongs to the Microsoft-Research/INRIA Joint Research Centre in Saclay.

His research interests include Human-Computer Interaction, Information Visualization and Visual Analytics. He authored more than 70 articles in journals and conferences. He is member of the editorial board of the “International Journal of Human-Computer Studies”, co-founder of the Information Visualization Contest, an event that takes place every year during the InfoVis conference since 2003 and co paper-chair of the IEEE InfoVis Conference in 2009.

last update: june 2009

Articles published on IXD&A:

'Advanced Interaction for Information Visualization', N.5-6, 2009, pp. 9-13, abstract, download