Visual Computing

Fraunhofer Institute for Computer Graphics Research IGD

Fraunhofer IGD is the world's leading institute for applied research in Visual Computing. Visual Computing is image- and model-based information technology and includes computer graphics, computer vision, as well as virtual and augmented reality.

We develop prototypes and complete solutions based on customer-specific requirements. Our research and development projects are directly applicable to current problems in the economy.

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Fraunhofer founds network for digital health

03.06.2015
 
Fraunhofer founds network for digital health

Health awareness is important in our society. Fraunhofer IGD supports this development with the “TakeCare” cooperation network. Together with its partners, it develops technologies for activity- and vital-data assistance.

 

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A trophy for 3D computer graphics

23.04.2015
 
A trophy for 3D computer graphics

3D technologies provide for a great number of application options in the maritime sector. The “Go-3D” network honors companies with the best computer graphics solutions for practical applications. They can win an exhibitor package for the technical conference “Go-3D 2015” in Rostock in the beginning of September.

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HANOVER FAIR 2015: Fraunhofer IGD presents high-tech solutions for underwater applications

09.04.2015
 
HANOVER FAIR 2015:  Fraunhofer IGD presents high-tech solutions for underwater applications

From the coast to the deep sea – The ocean offers various forms of utilization for the maritime industry. How these may be accessed by means of special visual computing technologies will be presented by the Fraunhofer researchers at this year’s Hanover Fair.

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First edition of the VC-Report - Video Podcasts 2015 online

19.03.2015
 
First edition of the VC-Report - Video Podcasts 2015 online

Right on time for the start of spring, the first edition of our »Visual Computing Report - Video Podcasts« in 2015 is online.

 

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CeBIT 2015: Big information cleverly illustrated

12.03.2015
 
CeBIT 2015: Big information cleverly illustrated

Informing, deciding and communicating is facilitated by Fraunhofer technologies. Visualizations make large amounts of data comprehensible and assist in urban planning, environmental or tourism issues.

 

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