Professor of Computer Science and Electrical Engineering


355 Information Technology and Engineering (ITE) Building

Contact Info

University of Maryland, Baltimore County
1000 Hilltop Circle
Baltimore, MD 21250

phone: (410) 455-3554
website: www.csee.umbc.edu/~rheingan


Ph.D., Computer Science, University of North Carolina, 1993
M.S., Computer Science, University of North Carolina, 1988
B.S., Computer Science, Harvard, 1985

Research Areas

Develop techniques to visually represent large amounts of information using color, texture, motion, and interactivity. Create visualizations which show both data value and data quality clearly and intuitively. Use principles from illustration and human perception to improve visualizations. To learn more about Dr. Rheingans' research pursuits, read her research profile.