• News / Thursday, 22. April 2021 - 10:00

    Automation for camera-only 6D object detection

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    Congratulations, Dr.-Ing. Pavel Rojtberg!

    The public defense of Pavel Rojtberg's dissertation took place on April 21 at Fraunhofer IGD in Darmstadt and online.

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  • News / Wednesday, 3. February 2021 - 18:00

    Ocean Technology Campus Rostock distinguished as future cluster

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    Rostock’s growth as a location and region for innovative, forward-looking research continues to gain traction. Today in Berlin, Minister of Education and Research Anja Karliczek announced the winners of the first round of her ministry’s “Clusters4Future” competition. From now on, seven new regional innovation networks may call themselves future clusters, including the Ocean Technology Campus Rostock.

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  • News / Thursday, 3. December 2020 - 19:00

    Computer Graphics Night 2020 – Award winners

    Die Computer Graphics Night fand 2020 vollkommen digital statt.
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    The Computer Graphics Night took place completely digital in 2020.

    As every year, the Computer Graphics Night was looking for the brightest minds in visual computing - but this year in an unusual form: The event had to take place completely virtually. The award ceremony took place nevertheless and the jury, consisting of scientists of the Fraunhofer IGD and chairs associated with the institute, chose this year's winners in the usual way. We congratulate once again and thank the numerous guests, who have given us a wonderful winter evening also in the 22nd edition.

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    Perpetuated in the foyer of the Fraunhofer IGD: Research Coach Prof. Dr. Arjan Kuijper (left) and Institute Director Prof. Dr. Dieter W. Fellner (right) congratulate Dr.-Ing. Biying Fu on the successful defense of her doctoral thesis.

    We congratulate Biying Fu on the successful defense of her PhD thesis "Sensor Applications for Human Activity Recognition in Smart Environment"!

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    Prof. Dieter W. Fellner congratulates Dr.-Ing. Christian Altenhofen on the successful defense of his doctoral thesis.

    We congratulate Christian Altenhofen on the successful defense of his PhD thesis "Volumetric Subdivisions for Efficient Integrated Modeling and Simulation"!

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  • News / Thursday, 17. September 2020 - 16:00

    Do biometric systems still work despite wearing masks?

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    How exactly do biometric systems still recognize the user when they wear a mask?

    The recent COVID-19 pandemic have increased the value of hygienic and contactless identity verification. However, the pandemic led to the wide use of face masks, essential to keep the pandemic under control. The effect of wearing a mask on face recognition in a collaborative environment is currently sensitive yet understudied issue.

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    Over July 1st and 2nd, a total of 27 representatives from maritime research and industry as well as their interest groups met in Northern Germany at the “Open Innovation” workshop to bring into focus the direction of the Ocean Technology Campus Rostock as a driver of innovation for the region.

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