Martin Christen

Mr. Martin Christen
Institut Vermessung und Geoinformation
Fachhochschule Nordwestschweiz
Gründenstrasse 40
CH-4132 Muttenz

Phone: +41 (0) 61 467 46 25
E-mail: martin.christen(at)
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Key Publications of Martin Christen (up to ten) :
Christen M., Nebiker, S. and Loesch B., 2012 Web-based Large-scale 3D-Geovisualisation using WebGL – The OpenWebGlobe Project. Submitted to the International Journal of 3-D Information Modeling (IJ3DIM).
Christen M. & Nebiker S., OpenWebGlobe SDK, an Open Source High Performance Virtual Globe SDK for Open Maps. In Manuela Schmidt and Georg Gartner, editors, Proceedings of the 1st European State of the Map, 2011.
Christen, M., Nebiker, S. Neue Entwicklungen im Bereich Virtueller Globen am Beispiel der i3D-Technologie. Dreiländertagung der OVG, DGPF und SGPF. Wien.
Christen, M. and Nebiker, S. Large Scale Constrained Delaunay Triangulation. In: T. Kolbe, G. König and C. Nagel (Editors), Lecture Notes in Geoinformation & Cartography (LNGC). Lecture Notes in Geoinformation and Cartography. Springer, Heidelberg, pp. 57-72. []

Specialties of Martin Christen:
Martin Christen is a senior scientist, head of 3D development, and lecturer at the Institute of Geomatics Engineering of the University of Applied Sciences Northwestern (FHNW) Switzerland. He is the lead developer of the virtual globe technology which is used as a research platform. Previously he was software developer in the fields of 3D geoinformation and in 3D computer game development. His main research interests are GPU-Programming, Parallel Computing, Terrain-Rendering, and 3D Graphics Engine Architecture.

Last update: 12/12/16
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