• News / Monday, 11. March 2019 - 12:30

    Special colloquium at Fraunhofer IGD

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    The director of our institute, Prof. Dieter W. Fellner, is turning 60--in celebration of this special occasion, he is hosting a special colloquium at Fraunhofer IGD.

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  • News / Thursday, 28. February 2019 - 9:00

    Meet the members of the GMT

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    Talking about the ocean comes naturally to the members of the GMT. The German Association for Maritime Technology held an event at Fraunhofer IGD in Rostock to get to know new faces as well as catch up with old colleagues, companions and friends. Fraunhofer IGD was especially thrilled to welcome Petra Mahnke, the chairwoman of the association.

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  • News / Thursday, 28. February 2019 - 9:00

    Max Limper wins Hugo Geiger Prize

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    The long nights have paid off: For his research on 3D data processing, Max Limper has not only come away with a doctorate and a successful spinoff, he has now also won first prize in the Hugo Geiger Prize. Congratulations!

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  • Press release / Thursday, 28. February 2019 - 9:00

    Artificial Intelligence as an aid to making medical decisions

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    Crosslinking and analyzing health data for the purpose of prognosis

     

    Smart algorithms help doctors in the background, saving time, maintaining objectivity and requiring no additional effort. Automated anomaly detection, smart cohort analysis and virtual biopsies – Fraunhofer IGD is presenting its AI-based solutions for the healthcare sector at the medical trade fair DMEA in April.

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  • News / Tuesday, 12. February 2019 - 12:15

    Field research

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    Fraunhofer IGD is primarily working on methods and concepts for cloud computing and big data to accelerate the storage, processing and visualization of spatial databases--some of which are markedly differentiated--as well as make them easier to use and facilitate the interpretation of data correlations.

    In the EU-project DataBio, Fraunhofer IGD is working on technical infrastructure to optimize agriculture.

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  • Press release / Tuesday, 12. February 2019 - 9:30

    “Ask yourself!”

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    The slogan of this year’s “Jugend forscht” regional competition is “Ask Yourself!” Look for the answers to your questions yourself and show what you can do.

    Kick-off to the 54th annual “Jugend forscht” youth science competition.

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  • Press release / Tuesday, 5. February 2019 - 10:00

    Routine use of AR for industry 4.0 or digital twins

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    Image (M): Intuitive access to product data from a digital twin thanks to augmented reality.

    The latest versions of instant3Dhub and VisionLib can now be used to run cloud-based augmented reality applications (“software as a service”).

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  • News / Monday, 21. January 2019 - 14:00

    We need your help!

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    We’re looking for photos of the three bronze reliefs from the Darmstadt Waldfriedhof cemetery that were stolen just before Christmas 2017.

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  • Press release / Tuesday, 15. January 2019 - 10:00

    Stable tracking for industrial AR solutions with VisionLib

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    Photo: Stable tracking is required for industrial AR applications. Tracking makes it possible to precisely determine the position of objects in a camera image.

    Seed round for Visometry – Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft and the HTGF are taking a stake in the AR startup Visometry GmbH, a spinoff of Fraunhofer IGD.

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