Prof. Vaclav Skala
University of West Bohemia, Czech Republic; University of Defence, Czech Republic
Biography: Prof. Vaclav Skala as a professor at the University of West Bohemia (UWB), Pilsen [Plzen] at the Department of Computer Science and Engineering. He has been with the Brunel University at London, U.K., Gavle University, Sweden, Moscow Power Engineering Institute, Russia and others. He has been the Head of the Center of Computer Graphics and Visualization at UWB. Prof. Vaclav Skala is a Fellow of the Eurographics Association. He has been serving as an associate editor of prestigious research journals such as Computers and Graphics (Elsevier), The Visual Computer (Springer), Computer Graphics Forum (John Wiley & Sons.) etc. He is the Editor-in-Chief of the Journal of WSCG and Computer Science Research Notes. Prof. Vaclav Skala is active especially within computer graphics and visualization research communities and organizes research-oriented conferences, e.g. WSCG, GraVisMa, HCI-Europe etc. He has also been serving as an international program committee member of many international conferences and a member of editorial boards. Prof. Vaclav Skala has published over 200 research indexed papers in WoS/Publons with more than 675 (WoS), 1105 (Scopus) and 2213 (Google Scholar) citations. His current research is targeted to geometric algebra, meshless (meshfree) methods for scalar and vector field approximation, fundamental algorithms and data structures for computer graphics and visualization.