Since October the 1st, 2015 he is working as a Student Researcher at the Media Computing Research Group.

Currently he is involved in the basic research project KAVA-Time which is funded by the Austrian Science Fund (FWF).


  • Since 09/2014: Bachelor Media Technology, Specialication for Interactive Media.
  • 09/2007 - 06/2012: HTBLVA Spengergasse, Specialication for Media-Technologies.

Work Experience

  • 07/2012 - 08/2014: Java Developer at Art for Art Theaterservice GmbH and Freelancer for Web Design (including a 9 month break for the Community Service).

Recent Publications

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, In Press.
Wagner, M., A. Rind, N. Thür, and W. Aigner, "A Knowledge-Assisted Visual Malware Analysis System: Design, Validation, and Reflection of KAMAS", Computers & Security, vol. 67, pp. 1-15, 02/2017.
Thür, N., M. Wagner, J. Schick, C. Niederer, J. Eckel, R. Luh, and W. Aigner, "A Bigram Supported Generic Knowledge-Assisted Malware Analysis System: BiG2-KAMAS", Proceedings of the 10th Forum Media Technology 2017, St. Pölten, CEUR-WS, pp. 107-115, 11/2017.
Schick, J., M. Wagner, N. Thür, C. Niederer, G. Rottermanner, P. Tavolato, and W. Aigner, "Rule Creation in a Knowledge-assisted Visual Analytics Prototype for Malware Analysis", Proceedings of the 10th Forum Media Technology 2017, St. Pölten, CEUR-WS, pp. 116-123, 11/2017.
Blumenstein, K., M. Kaltenbrunner, M. Seidl, L. Breban, N. Thür, and W. Aigner, "Bringing Your Own Device into Multi-device Ecologies - A Technical Concept", Proceedings of the 2017 ACM on Interactive Surfaces and Spaces: ACM, 2017.

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