Dr. Peter Klein has been working as a usability engineer for UID since 2005. Currently, he manages the user experience team as well as UID's research department. In 2009, he was head of UID's Mannheim office. Moreover, he is the point of contact for all issues concerning information visualization. He assists companies in complex projects, e. g. usability reviews, UI concepts, specifications and style guides. In addition, he contributes to a number of research projects, e. g. VAALID, WiMi Care, V2 me and Impact.
Dr. Peter Klein holds a degree in computer science and earned a doctorate for his work on the user‐centred development of interactive, multidimensional visualizations. Before joining UID, Dr. Peter Klein was a member of the research staff in the area of Human‐Computer Interaction at the University of Konstanz. In this position, he was in charge of various research and commercial projects.
He was a lecturer at the University of Reutlingen and the University of Applied Media Sciences, and published on the subjects of ambient assisted living (AAL), service robotics in nursing as well as the visualization of large datasets. His customers include Daimler, Nero, SAP and seca. He is a member of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) and the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM).