dr. Stanislav POPELKA

dr. Stanislav POPELKA


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Eye-tracking, Cognitive Cartography, 3D modelling, Cartography


2010 – 2015, Ph.D., Palacký University Olomouc 
Topic of dissertation thesis: Evaluation of 3D visualization in GIS using eye-tracking

2008 – 2010, M.Sc., Palacký University Olomouc 
Topic of master thesis: Visibility analyses and their visualization

2005 – 2008, B.Sc., Palacký University Olomouc 
Topic of bachelor thesis: Google and ArcGIS, new possibilities in 3D visualization


2015 – present Head of eye-tracking laboratory at KGI UPOL

2012-2015 Coordinator of the key activities of the project InDOG

2011-2013 Editor (Gisportal.cz)

2008-2012 3D modeller (MOF’s s.r.o)

Stays abroad:

2014 – Ghent University, Belgium

2013 – Delft University, Netherlands

2013 – Lund University, Sweden

2012 – Ghent University, Belgium

2011 – University of Prishtina, Kosovo

Membership in professional organisations

ICA Commision on Cognitive Visualization
Czech Cartographic Society (National delegate in Commission on Cognitive Visualization)
Czech Association for Geoinformation (CAGI)
Eye-movement Researchers’ Association (EMRA)


Actual information about lecturing – STAG