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Kerstin Blumenstein is a researcher at the Institute of Creative\Media/Technologies (IC\M/T) at St. Poelten University of Applied Sciences.

In 2012 Kerstin Blumenstein passed the master class Mobile Internet of the master degree program Digital Media Technologies at St. Pölten University of Applied Sciences with distinction. Before studying she worked for six years as a media designer (camerawoman and editor) for a German television station.
During her academic studies she worked at c-tv (television station of St. Pölten UAS) and at the Institute of Media Informatics. In addition she was involved in projects like WUP (interactive visual projection on a building’s façade with mobile phones) for ARS Electronica Festival 2009 and Mobilot (framework for developing mobile context sensitive information systems).
Currently she is working as Researcher at the Institute of Creative\Media/Technologies at St. Pölten University of Applied Sciences. Her research field is the Mobile Internet.
Her personal field of ​​interest is in the area of second screen applications. This subject is also the topic for her phd studies „Interactive Mobile Data Visualization for Second Screen“.
In addition to her research activities, she teaches (mobile) (web) development in bachelor and master degree courses at the St. Pölten UAS.

Recent Publications

Blumenstein, K., and G. Rottermanner, "Student Review in der Lehrveranstaltung "Einführung Interaktive Medien“", fnma magazine, vol. 02/2018, pp. 18-19, 06/2018.
Blumenstein, K., "Interweaving Physical Artifacts with Visualization on Digital Media in Museums", Companion Proceedings of the 2018 ACM International Conference on Interactive Surfaces and Spaces - ISS '18 Companion, Tokyo, Japan, ACM Press, pp. 1–6, 2018.
Niederer, C., K. Blumenstein, M. Wagner, S. Emrich, and W. Aigner, "Visualizing Text Data in Space and Time to Augment a Political News Broadcast on a Second Screen", 9th International Conference on Information Visualization Theory and Applications (IVAPP 2018), Madeira, SCITEPRESS, 01/2018.
Blumenstein, K., B. Leitner, N. Thür, A. Kirchknopf, M. Seidl, and W. Aigner, "LiveVis: Visualizing Results of Second Screen Surveys in Real Time at TV Stages", Workshop Vis in Practice - Visualization Solutions in the Wild, IEEE VIS 2017, Phoenix, Arizona USA, IEEE, 2017.
Blumenstein, K., C. Niederer, M. Wagner, W. Pfersmann, M. Seidl, and W. Aigner, "Visualizing Spatial and Time-Oriented Data in a Second Screen Application", Proceedings of the 19th International Conference on Human-Computer Interaction with Mobile Devices and Services: ACM, 2017.

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