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

Latest News

Tuesday, November 21st, 2017
Use the error, Luke!  Who and when? Prof. Dr. Martin Eisemann, from the TH Cologne, is going to visit our University on Thursday, November 23rd. His talk will start at ... Read more

Friday, September 22nd, 2017
Rainer Herpers is Visiting Professor in Canada  The German Academic Exchange Service and the Centre for Advanced Studies of the University of New Brunswick financially support a short-term professorship in computer science ... Read more

Wednesday, July 26th, 2017
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 ... Read more

Wednesday, July 19th, 2017
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 ... Read more

Tuesday, July 11th, 2017
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 ... Read more

Friday, June 16th, 2017
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 ... Read more