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RISE intern Suzannah Smith @ IVC

The department of computer science is glad to welcome another RISE intern from our Canadian partner university in New Brunswick. Suzannah Smith is a third year bachelor student of computer science. She has chosen the coop programme of her course which takes a year longer than the usual bachelor and ...

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Open-minded: H-BRS is Excellent Place 2017

The IVC's project EPICSAVE has been voted into the top 100 award winners of this years innovation competition "Ausgezeichnete Orte im Land der Ideen" (Excellent Places in the Land of Ideas). In accordance with the competition motto "Offen denken – Damit sich Neues entfalten kann" (Thinking open - so that ...

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Research at Sentience Lab, Auckland University of Technology

Who and when? Dr. Stefan Marks, from the Auckland University of Technology, is going to visit our University on Wednesday, July 12th. His talk will start at 3 pm in the Visual Computing Lab C 061. Topic: Research at Sentience Lab, Auckland University of Technology “One of the most fantastic capabilities of the ...

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Beyond Fun and Games: VR and Visualization as a Tool of the Trade

Who and when? Prof. Carolina Cruz-Neira and Prof. Dirk Reiners, from the University of Arkansas at Little Rock, USA, are going to visit our University on Monday, June 19th. Their talk will start at 3 pm in the Visual Computing Lab C 061. Topic: Beyond Fun and Games: VR and Visualization as ...

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It’s Time to Stop Staring at Your Phone’s Mobile Map: The Importance of HCI Perspectives for Next-generation Navigation Devices

Who and when? Prof. Johannes Schöning, from the University of Bremen, Germany, is going to visit our University on Thursday, June 8th. His talk will start at 1 pm in the Visual Computing Lab C 061. Topic: It’s Time to Stop Staring at Your Phone’s Mobile Map: The Importance of HCI Perspectives ...

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Welcome to the website of the Institute of Visual Computing at the Bonn-Rhein-Sieg University of Applied Sciences.

The field of Visual Computing covers a wide range of applications, generally related to computer environments with a visual paradigm that enable interaction and control.

Visual computing includes virtual, augmented and mixed reality as well as computer graphics, computer vision and similar fields. Technologies from these areas can open completely new perspectives in terms of analysis, creativity, interaction, decision-making and manufacturing in many industrial, research, education and training sectors.

Our main research fields include:

  • Rendering & Visualization
  • Human-Computer Interaction
  • Modeling & Simulation
  • Applied Experience
  • Computer Vision
  • Emerging Technologies