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Collaboration in Virtual Reality (IVC-Colloquium - 10-year anniversary talk)

Who and when? Prof. Dr. Bernd Fröhlich, from the Bauhaus-Universität Weimar is going to visit our University on Thursday, December 12th 2018. His talk will start at 4 pm in room C 115. Topic: Beyond Pretty Pictures: Computer Graphics as a Tool for Forward and Inverse Problems Immersive telepresence allows distributed groups ...

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Zero Gravity Science

Gravity experiments of IVC. Our project SMUG (Self Motion Under Gravity) was featured in a newspaper article in mid October 2019. Read it here (in German)! Nils Bury (IVC, Hochschule Bonn-Rhein-Sieg University of Applied Sciences) and Michael Jenkin (York University) wearing VR headsets for a series of tests in zero gravity. Picture: ...

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Congress fair VR in Science and Industry on 9 Oct. 2019

There are many reasons to attend the congress fair "VR in Science and Industry" on 9 October 2019. One of these reasons is that decision-makers and intellectual pioneers from VW and Airbus will speak there. You are invited to discuss the latest trends, current product solutions and future strategies with ...

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Massively Parallel Geometry Processing

Who and when? Prof. Dr. Michael Guthe, from the University Bayreuth is going to visit our University on Friday, July 5th 2019. His talk will start at 1 pm in the Visual Computing Lab C 061. Topic: Massively Parallel Geometry Processing Traditional geometry processing is almost always based on sequential algorithms and ...

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Grand opening of the showroom Visualization

From Virtual Reality to Big Data: The showroom "Visualization" at Hochschule Bonn-Rhein-Sieg (H-BRS, Bonn-Rhein-Sieg University of Applied Sciences) offers hands-on digitalization. On 18 June, the university will open the showroom with a ceremony. You are invited to discover the many possible uses of the showroom's technical equipment during a tour ...

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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:

  • Targeting Human Potential: Health, VR & Therapy, Low Latency Rendering, Photorealistic Rendering, Multi sensory interaction
  • Exploiting Human Limitations: Perception driven Visualisation, Video Forensic
  • Human Behaviour: Human Motion Analysis
  • Digital Learning, Live Sciences & Education: Scientific Visualisation/VR/AR For Research and Education, Big Data, Machine Learning, Astronomy, Engineering Simulation, Hyperspectral Imaging
  • Games Technology: 3D Simulation, Gamification