Institute

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 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


Friday, September 24th, 2010

Master’s Thesis awarded  Florian Bingel’s Master’s Thesis was awarded as the best master’s thesis in media informatics 2009/2010 by the Fachbereichstag Informatik. The title of his thesis is “Beschleunigtes ... Read more


Wednesday, June 23rd, 2010

From Large High-Resolution Displays to Tele-Immersion  Who and when? Prof. Dr. Oliver Staadt from the University of Rostock is going to visit our University on Wednesday, June 30th. His talk will start ... Read more