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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

Monday, June 6th, 2011
Innovation Award for Prof. Dr.-Ing. Marco Winzker  Prof. Dr.-Ing. Marco Winzker received the innovation award of the University of Applied Sciences Bonn-Rhein-Sieg for his project ‘Zeitfenster für Selbstlernen und Projekte’ (= ‘timeframe ... Read more

Wednesday, May 4th, 2011
Interactive Reconstruction  Who and when? Prof. Dr. Leif Kobbelt from the RWTH Aachen is going to visit our University on Wednesday, May 11th. His talk will start at ... Read more

Thursday, January 13th, 2011
Visual Computing in der Medizin  Who and when? Prof. Dr. Rüdiger Westermann from the Technical University of Munich is going to visit our University on Thursday, January 20th. His talk will ... Read more

Friday, December 3rd, 2010
NRW supports our AR activities  The state of North Rhine Westfalia supports our activities on Augmented Reality. The CGLab was awarded a grant to acquire equipment for scalable Augmented Reality ... Read more

Wednesday, November 17th, 2010
Real-Time Path Tracing in Games  Who and when? Jacco Bikker from the University of Breda (NHTV) is going to visit our University on Wednesday, November 24th. His talk will start at ... Read more

Thursday, September 30th, 2010
Geometrieverarbeitung und Visualisierung für die Planung des roboterbasierten Beschichtens durch Spritzen  Who and when? Prof. Dr. Heinrich Müller from the Technical University of Dortmund is going to visit our University on Wednesday, October 6th. His talk will ... Read more