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Georg Fischer

Center for Medical Data Science (Institute of Medical Information Management)

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Computer Graphics; Image Enhancement; Medical Informatics; Software Design

Research interests

Visual Data Analysis, Scientific Visualization, 3D Visualization, Computer Graphics, Image Analysis, Human-Computer Interaction, Software Technology, Didactics, Educational Technology, Medical Technology, Ophthalmology, Public Health


  • The relation between retinal and optic nerve head parameters and circumpapillary retinal nerve fiber layer profile (project partner) (2011)
    Source of Funding: WWTF (Vienna Science and Technology Fund), Life Sciences Call 2011 (LS11-046)
    Principal Investigator

Selected publications

  1. Resch, H. et al., 2015. Influence of disc-fovea angle and retinal blood vessels on interindividual variability of circumpapillary retinal nerve fibre layer. Br J Ophthalmol, pp.bjophthalmol-2015-307020. Available at:
  2. Pereira, I. et al., 2015. Multivariate Model of the Intersubject Variability of the Retinal Nerve Fiber Layer Thickness in Healthy Subjects. Invest. Ophthalmol. Vis. Sci., 56(9), p.5290. Available at:
  3. Pereira, I. et al., 2015. Compensation for Retinal Vessel Density Reduces the Variation of Circumpapillary RNFL in Healthy Subjects Z. Ablonczy, ed. PLoS ONE, 10(3), p.e0120378. Available at:
  4. Resch, H. et al., 2015. Retinal Blood Vessel Distribution Correlates With the Peripapillary Retinal Nerve Fiber Layer Thickness Profile as Measured With GDx VCC and ECC. Journal of Glaucoma, p.1. Available at:
  5. Pereira, I. et al., 2014. Correlation between retinal vessel density profile and circumpapillary RNFL thickness measured with Fourier-domain optical coherence tomography. British Journal of Ophthalmology, 98(4), pp.538-543. Available at: