Dr.-Ing. Sara Kepplinger

Dr.-Ing. Sara Kepplinger studied Digital Television at the Salzburg University of Applied Sciences from 2004 to 2008 and finished with a diploma degree (comparable to a Master of Science). After her graduation she worked as researcher at the ICT&S Center in Salzburg, Austria. In 2009 she moved to Ilmenau, Germany, and joined the Institute for Media Technology at Technische Universität Ilmenau. In 2018 she finished her PhD at the Technische Universität Ilmenau with the thesis "Quality Taxonomy for Scalable Algorithms of Free Viewpoint Video Objects".

In 2012 she joined the Perception and Ergonomics group (Acoustics) at Fraunhofer Institute for Digital Media Technology IDMT in order to manage listening tests and perceptual studies. Between 2015 and 2018 Sara has been part of the (former) Human-centered Media Technologies business unit focusing on usability, quality of user experience and user centered design. Since 2019 she is part of the business unit Industrial Media Applications focusing on the parametrization of quality influencing factors and the definition of quality features with user centered studies.

  • Human Machine Interaction
  • Methodology and Evaluation
  • Statistics and Data Analysis
  • Quality of Experience
  • Deep Learning

Fraunhofer IDMT: publication list
YearTitle/AuthorDocument Type
2019Anwendung von (Luft-)Schallanalyse als ein Verfahren der berührungslosen Qualitätssicherung für die vorausschauende Wartung
Helbig, Mareike; Clauss, Tobias; Kepplinger, Sara; Lukashevich, Hanna
Conference Paper
2019DataTV 2019: 1st International Workshop on Data-Driven Personalisation of Television
Foss, Jeremy; Shirley, Ben; Malheiro, Benedita; Kepplinger, Sara; Nixon, Lyndon; Basil, Philipp; Mezaris, Vasilieos; Ulisses, Alexandre
Conference Paper
2018Knowledge processes in virtual teams - Tacit knowledge
Großer, B.; Kepplinger, S.; Vogel, C.; Baumöl, U.
Conference Paper
2018Towards a conceptual framework for the objective evaluation of user experience
Rico-Olarte, Carolina; López, Diego M.; Kepplinger, Sara
Conference Paper
2017In-programme personalization for broadcast: IPP4B
Foss, J.; Shirley, B.; Malheiro, B.; Kepplinger, S.; Ulisses, A.; Armstrong, M.
Conference Paper
2017Perspectives about personalization for mHealth solutions against noise pollution
Kepplinger, Sara; Liebetrau, Judith; Clauß, Tobias; Pharow, Peter
Conference Paper
2017User experience evaluations in rehabilitation video games for children: A systematic mapping of the literature
Rico-Olarte, C.; Lopez, D.M.; Blobel, B.; Kepplinger, S.
Conference Paper
2016E-learning platform evaluation by using CoALa: Lessons learned concerning E-learning support and evaluation
Osypenko, Oleksandra; Kepplinger, Sara; Lucht, Martina
Conference Paper
2016Exemplary test design and evaluation of an autostereoscopic 3DTV considering display operating parameters
Schultheis, Ruth; Kepplinger, Sara; Hofmeyer, Frank; Hottong, Nikolaus
Conference Paper
2015Localization of audio objects in multichannel reproduction systems
Sporer, T.; Liebetrau, J.; Werner, S.; Kepplinger, S.; Gabb, T.; Sieder, T.
Conference Paper
2013Roadmap for a comprehensive evaluation approach on QoE of interactive and personalized TV
Kepplinger, Sara; Liebetrau, Judith; Foss, Jeremy; Cristea, Alexandra I.
Conference Paper