SUDPLAN

Project Manager: Prof. Dr. Didier Stricker
Funding by: EU

The SUDPLAN project aims at developing an easy-to-use web-based planning, prediction, decision support and training tool, for the use in an urban context, based on a what-if scenario execution environment, which will help to assure population’s health, comfort, safety and life quality as well as sustainability of investments in utilities and infrastructures within a changing climate.

Sustainable Urban Development Planner for Climate Change Adaptation

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COGNITO
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Contact person: Dr.-Ing. Norbert Schmitz
Funding by: EU

Augmented and virtual reality are becoming more and more common in systems for user assistance, educational simulators, novel games, and the whole range of applications in between. Technology to automatically capture, recognize, and render human activities is an essential part for all these applications. The aim of COGNITO is to bring this technology a big step forward.

Cognitive Workflow Capturing and Rendering with On-Body Sensor-Networks

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AVILUSplus

Project Manager: Prof. Dr. Didier Stricker
Funding by: BMBF

AVILUSplus is a research and development project funded by the Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF). It is in close relationship with the German technology network AVILUS, where participants of the German core industries and applied research develop innovative technologies in the areas of virtual (VR) and augmented reality (AR) for product and resource life cycle.

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STREET3D

Project Manager: Prof. Dr. Didier Stricker
Funding by: BMWi (ZIM)

Based on the reliable STREET concept, a simple but effective method to assess the traffic-related air pollution in urban areas which was initially developed by the “Association for Technical Inspection” (TÜV Süd) and validated in German cities like Düsseldorf, Tübingen or Neuss as well as by the AIRPARIF network in Paris, a new and innovative concept for the calculation and visualization of traffic-related air pollution is being implemented.

Real time modeling and visualization of traffic-related air pollution

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TuBUs-Pro

Contact person: Dr. Gerd Reis

The TuBUs-Pro project aims at tutoring the use of the ANNA-framework to analyze conventional rectal ultrasound images of the prostate. The system provides different training modes with varying difficulty levels, ranging from “mark a suspicious region in a particular ultrasound image” to “find all primary cancers in a complete case”.

A tutor system for diagnosing ultrasound images of the prostate

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IVMT

Project Manager: Prof. Dr. Didier Stricker
Funding by: Stiftung RLP Innovation

The project pursues two goals regarding multi-touch devices. On the one hand research is conducted in human computer interaction (HCI). On the other hand research regarding multi-touch hardware and touch tracking is carried out.

Development of new Interaction- and Visualization metaphors for Multi-Touch devices

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iACT

Project Manager: Prof. Dr. Didier Stricker
Funding by: BMBF

Due to the ever-growing amount of available data in modern information society there is a growing trend towards large and immersive displays both in industry and in science. Today, well known visualization and interaction techniques do not scale and are not applicable for these kind of modern output devices.

Multi-Channel Interaction in Virtual Environments

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