Markus Hadwiger is an Associate Professor in computer science and the Visual Computing Center (VCC) at King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST) in Saudi Arabia, which he joined in 2009. He leads the High-Performance Visualization research group at VCC, where his research interests include extreme-scale visual computing and visualization, volume visualization, medical visualization, large-scale image and volume processing, multi-resolution techniques, data streaming and out-of-core processing, interactive segmentation, and GPU algorithms and architectures. He is a co-author of the book Real-Time Volume Graphics published in 2006.