Oregon State University

College of Earth, Ocean, and Atmospheric Sciences

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Bernhard Jenny

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Assistant Professor
Discipline: Geography, Environmental Sciences, and Marine Resource Management
Email: jennyb@geo.oregonstate.edu


Cartography, geovisualization, GIS

Research Interests

2D and 3D terrain representation, terrain generalization, geovisualization, the design of small-scale map projections, distortion analysis of diagrams and maps, thematic mapping, web mapping, and map design for the color-vision impaired.

List of research projects


PhD Doctor of Sciences, specialization in cartography, 2009/10
ETH Zurich, Switzerland

Computer Science Certificate, specialization in computer graphics, 2005
ETH Zurich, Switzerland

M.S. Rural Engineering, Environmental Technologies and Surveying, 2000
EPFL Lausanne, Switzerland


Post-doc, Institute of Cartography, ETH Zurich, 2009–2011

Research assistant and programmer, Institute of Cartography, ETH Zurich, 2000–2009


Geo 545 - Computer-Assisted Cartography


List of publications.