Prof. Dr. Alexander Wolff
Lehrstuhl für Informatik I
Universität Würzburg
Am Hubland
D97074 Würzburg
Room E29
Tel.: +49 (0) 9313185055
Fax: +49 (0) 93131825200
Email:
orcid.org/000000015872718X
Current Teaching
 lecture Algorithms and Data Structures (bachelor course)
 lecture Exact Algorithms (master course) with Thomas van Dijk
 seminar Graph Visualization (for bachelor and master students)
Research
 Graph Drawing
 Geometric Networks
 Computational Geometry
 Algorithms for Geographic Information Systems (GIS)
 Graph Algorithms
Work in Committees
 2017–19 member of the editorial boards of the openaccess journals JoCG and JGAA
 organizing committee chair of the conference GD 2014
 program cochair of the conference GD 2013 (with Stephen Wismath)
 program committees of the conferences ESA (2013), WAOA (2018), ISAAC (2014, 2011, 2006), GD (2017, 2015, 2013, 2012, 2006), PacificVis (2013, 2012, 2011), SoCG Video/MM track (2012), AGILE (2010, 2009), Gene&MR (2011, 2010), CALDAM (2018)
 2011–15 steering committee of the European Symposia on Algorithms (ESA)
 2012–17 steering committee of the International Symposia on Graph Drawing (GD)
 2011–17 faculty council of the Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science of the University of Würzburg
Short CV
 2015–2017:
dean of the Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science, University of Würzburg  2013–2015:
vice dean of the Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science, University of Würzburg  2011–2013:
managing director of the Institute of Computer Science, University of Würzburg  since 2009:
chair of Algorithms, Complexity, and Knowledge Based Systems at the Institute of Computer Science, University of Würzburg
Key Publications

Peng, D., Wolff, A., Haunert, J.H.: Using the A\($^\star$\) Algorithm to Find Optimal Sequences for Area Aggregation. In: Peterson, M.P. (ed.) Proc. 28th Int. Cartogr. Conf. (ICC'17)  Advances in Cartogr. & GIScience. p. 389404. SpringerVerlag (2017).

van Dijk, T.C., Fink, M., Fischer, N., Lipp, F., Markfelder, P., Ravsky, A., Suri, S., Wolff, A.: Block Crossings in Storyline Visualizations. Journal of Graph Algorithms & Applications. 21, 873913 (2017).

Nöllenburg, M., Wolff, A.: Drawing and Labeling HighQuality Metro Maps by MixedInteger Programming. IEEE Transactions on Visualization and Computer Graphics. 17, 626641 (2011).

Erlebach, T., Hagerup, T., Jansen, K., Minzlaff, M., Wolff, A.: Trimming of Graphs, with Application to Point Labeling. Theory of Computing Systems. 47, 613636 (2010).

Rutter, I., Wolff, A.: Computing Large Matchings Fast. ACM Transactions on Algorithms. 7, article 1, 21 pages (2010).

Goaoc, X., Kratochvíl, J., Okamoto, Y., Shin, C.S., Spillner, A., Wolff, A.: Untangling a Planar Graph. Discrete & Computational Geometry. 42, 542569 (2009).
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