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Honorable mention paper award at SUI

The team of authors Ernst Kruijff, Alexander Marquardt, Christina Trepkowski, Robert Lindeman, Andre Hinkenjann, Jens Maiero, and Bernhard Riecke has won the Honorable Mention Paper Award for their work titled "On Your Feet! Enhancing Vection in Leaning-Based Interfaces through Multisensory Stimuli". Ernst presented their contribution at this year's ACM Symposiom ...

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Sign Language for Cars - 3D Hand Gesture Control Goes Automotive

Who and when? Dr. Alexander Barth, Technical Manager for Vision Engineering at Delphi, Wuppertal, is going to visit our University on Tuesday, November 15th 2016. His talk will start at 10:00 am in the Visual Computing Lab C 061. Topic: Sign Language for Cars - 3D Hand Gesture Control Goes Automotive Hand gestures ...

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Medical Data Understanding

Who and when? Prof. Dr. Marcin Grzegorzek, from the University of Siegen, is going to visit our University on Wednesday, September 14th 2016. His talk will start at 11:00 am in room C 116. Topic: Medical Data Understanding On the one hand, the demographic change and the shortage of medical staff (especially in ...

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NDR reports on EPICSAVE

On 05 and 06 August 2016, NDR Info science magazine "Logo" featured our project EPICSAVE in a report titled "Der virtuelle Notfallsanitäter" ("The virtual paramedic"). Jonas Schild and his colleagues Sven Seele and Alexander Marquardt describe how state-of-the-art Virtual Reality gear (e.g. head mounted displays in combination with eye ...

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Best paper award at ICCSA

The team of authors Katharina Stollenwerk (Institute of Visual Computing, IVC), Anna Vögele (University of Bonn), Björn Krüger (Gokhale Method Institute, Palo Alto, USA), André Hinkenjann (IVC), and Reinhard Klein (University of Bonn) has won a Best Paper Award for their work on "Automatic temporal segmentation of articulated hand motion". ...

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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