Hello. I am Simon Nestler. I am a Computer Scientist as well as an Usability Professional.
I graduated at
Technische Universität München (TUM)
with a diploma in
Furthermore, I made my Ph.D. in Human-Computer-Interaction at
School of Science and Engineering (IGSSE) on
"Design, Implementation and Evaluation of User-Interfaces for life-threatening, time-critical and unstable Situations".
My thesis was supervised by
Afterwards I was employed at
as an User Experience Engineer.
Since 2011 I am a Professor for Human-Computer-Interaction (HCI); from 2011 to 2019 at Hochschule Hamm-Lippstadt (HSHL), since 2019 at Technische Hochschule Ingolstadt (THI).
I am researching on the application of HCI principles to safety-critical systems. I focus on people using interactive systems while being involved in mentally demanding tasks.
Lage und Zukunft des wissenschaftlichen Nachwuchses
Digital Topographies. Using AR to Represent Archival Material in Urban Space
I am teaching trending topics in the field of HCI, basic studies in the field of HCI as well as foundation courses in computer science and mathematics.Show all Lectures & teaching philosophy
I have the honor to work together with many young and talented students in order to solve a variety of common HCI issues. The most remarkable results of the students' work could be published at national and international conferences.Show Student Work
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The topics of usability engineering and user experience design are of increasing importance in the course of the advancing digitization and the social change. However, experts in this field are currently in demand and rare.
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