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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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Professor Hinkenjann - invited expert at Cologne network meeting on Virtual and Augmented Reality

On Thursday evening, 02 June 2016 Web de Cologne e.V. rallied decision-makers of the digital economy to a future-oriented topic in the digital world. Professor Hinkenjann was invited to give a talk on Virtual Reality and share his expertise in the field. The focus of this pulse-rich networking evening with expert ...

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Prototyping Cognitive Interaction Technology using Virtual Reality

Who and when? Dr. Thies Pfeiffer, from CITEC's Central Lab Facilities at the University of Bielefeld, is going to visit our University on Thursday, June 2nd 2016. His talk will start at 4:00 pm in the Visual Computing Lab C 061. Topic: Prototyping Cognitive Interaction Technology using Virtual Reality Cognitive Interaction Technology (CIT) ...

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Moving through virtual reality when you can’t move far in reality

Who and when? Prof. Dr. Bernhard Riecke, Associate Professor at the School of Interactive Arts and Technology, Simon Fraser University, Surrey/Vancouver Canada, is going to visit our University on Wednesday, May 25th 2016. His talk will start at 4:00 pm in the Visual Computing Lab C 061. Topic: Moving through virtual reality ...

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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