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Beyond Fun and Games: VR and Visualization as a Tool of the Trade

Who and when? Prof. Carolina Cruz-Neira and Prof. Dirk Reiners, from the University of Arkansas at Little Rock, USA, are going to visit our University on Monday, June 19th. Their talk will start at 3 pm in the Visual Computing Lab C 061. Topic: Beyond Fun and Games: VR and Visualization as ...

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It’s Time to Stop Staring at Your Phone’s Mobile Map: The Importance of HCI Perspectives for Next-generation Navigation Devices

Who and when? Prof. Johannes Schöning, from the University of Bremen, Germany, is going to visit our University on Thursday, June 8th. His talk will start at 1 pm in the Visual Computing Lab C 061. Topic: It’s Time to Stop Staring at Your Phone’s Mobile Map: The Importance of HCI Perspectives ...

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Value of the Open

Who and when? Prof. Walid Karam, from the University of Balamand, Balamand Al Kurah, Lebanon, is going to visit our University on Friday, May 19th. His talk will start at 11 am in the Visual Computing Lab C 061. Topic: Value of the Open We live in an open world despite all boundaries. ...

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Visually guided underwater robots

Who and when? Prof. Michael Jenkin, from York University, Toronto, Canada, is going to visit our University on Wednesday, March 1st. His talk will start at 10 am in the Visual Computing Lab C 061. Topic: Visually guided underwater robots Vision has proven to be a particularly effective sensor for robots operating on ...

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Alumni portrait: Alexander Barth

One of our alumni, Dr. Alexander Barth, is featured in the Hochschule Bonn-Rhein-Sieg's series on outstanding graduates. His full portrait can be read here (in German).

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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