Anton H.J. Koning (NL)

Anton Koning (born 1968) received his M.Sc. in Computer Science from the University of Amsterdam in 1991, specializing in Robotics and Image Processing. His Ph.D. research on parallel volume visualization algorithms was done at the Computing Vision group of the University Hospital Utrecht. Having received his Ph.D. in 1996, he worked as a software engineer for SPC/Vision and Applicare Medical Imaging. From 1997 to 2003 Anton worked at SARA Computing and Networking Services as a consultant in the areas of high performance computing, visualization and virtual reality. Currently he is a research scientist and head of ICT at the Department of Bioinformatics of the Erasmus MC University Medical Center Rotterdam. His research interests include the use of virtual reality techniques for abstract and clinical data visualization, volume rendering and data mining.