Colin Ware

Director, Data Visualization Lab, Center for Coastal and Ocean Mapping

Colin Ware is a member of the Center for Coastal and Ocean Mapping and Director of the Data Visualization Research Lab. Dr. Ware's position is split between the Ocean Engineering and Computer Science Departments.

Dr. Ware has a background in human/computer interaction (HCI) and has been instrumental in developing a number of innovative approaches to the interactive 3-D visualization of large data sets.

As a founding member of the University of New Brunswick Ocean Mapping Group, Dr. Ware designed many of the algorithms and interactive techniques that were that were incorporated into Fledermaus, a 3D visualization package and into CARIS HIPS, the most commonly used commercial hydrographic processing package.


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Jere A. Chase Ocean Engineering Laboratory
24 Colovos Road, S112
Durham, NH

Research Areas: 
Ocean Engineering
Hydrographic Surveying and Charting