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

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

Monday, October 20th, 2014

Philipp Frericks won FBTI award for best bachelor thesis  Philipp Frericks’ bachelor thesis on “GPU-Implementation of a bi-directional path tracer” (original German title: “Implementierung eines bidirektionalen Path Tracers auf GPUs”) won the award for ... Read more

Tuesday, October 14th, 2014

Virtual Co-Location: As if being there?  Who and when? Dr. Stephan G. Lukosch, Associate Professor in the Faculty of Technology, Policy and Management at Delft University of Technology, Netherlands, is going to ... Read more