Susanne Boll


is Professor of Media Informatics and Multimedia Systems in the Department of Computing Science at the University of Oldenburg, in Germany. She serves on the executive board of the OFFIS Institute for Information Technology, in Oldenburg, where she heads many national and international research projects in multimedia information retrieval and intelligent user interfaces. She also serves as the scientific head of the Human-Machine Interaction technology cluster at OFFIS.She earned a doctorate with distinction at the Technical University of Vienna, Austria. Her research interests lie in the field of semantic retrieval of digital media, context-aware and location based mobile systems, and intelligent user interfaces. She is a member of the editorial board of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) Multimedia Magazine and associate editor of the Springer Multimedia Tools and Applications (MTAP).During the last 10 years, her scientific results have been published in extremely competitive peer-reviewed international conferences, such as CHI, Pervasive, and MobileHCI, as well as internationally recognized journals. She has published more than 180 articles in competitive conferences, workshops, journals and books; served as a member on the technical program committees of more than 150 renowned conferences and workshops; and successfully acquired, led, and managed 35 national and international projects.


last update: September 2015

Articles published on IXD&A: 


'Towards New Ambient Light Systems: a Close Look at Existing Encodings of Ambient Light Systems', pp. 10  - 24,  abstractdownload