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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

Latest News

Tuesday, February 3rd, 2015
Martin Göbel Honorary Chair of the IEEE VR 2015  Dr. Martin Göbel has been appointed Honorary Chair of the IEEE VR 2015. He is one of the trailblazers of Virtual Reality in Germany as ... Read more

Wednesday, January 28th, 2015
YOLO meets FIVIS  As part of the initiative “YOLO meets FIVIS” a fifth grade of the “Gymnasium Am Altenforst” in Troisdorf visited our Institute’s labs. The boys and ... Read more

Thursday, January 8th, 2015
Capturing Bispectral Reflectance and Reradiation  Who and when? Dr.-Ing. Hendrik Lensch, Professor for computer graphics at Tübingen University, is going to visit our University on Monday, January 12th. His talk will ... Read more

Wednesday, December 10th, 2014
Building Algorithmic Polytopes  Who and when? Dr. David Bremner, Professor at the Faculty of Computer Science at the University of New Brunswick, Fredericton, Canada, is going to visit our ... Read more

Wednesday, December 3rd, 2014
Natural Interaction in Multi-Display Environments  Who and when? Dr. Raimund Dachselt, Professor for Computer Science at the Technische Universität Dresden is going to visit our University on Thursday, December 11th. His ... Read more

Saturday, October 25th, 2014
Sergey Alexandrov won advancement award for best master thesis  Sergey Alexandrov’s master thesis on “Geometric Segmentation of Point Cloud Data by Spectral Analysis” won this year’s advancement award of the Bonn-Rhein-Sieg University of Applied ... Read more