• Press release / Tuesday, 9. October 2018 - 10:00

    Use geoinformation to plan police missions and trees in the neighborhood

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    With visualized geodata, citizens can actively participate in urban planning, for example, planting new trees.

    Fraunhofer IGD presents technical solutions for the storage, indexing, and interactive visualization of geoinformation at the trade fair INTERGEO.

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  • Press release / Tuesday, 2. October 2018 - 10:00

    3D scans as a digital twin – Fraunhofer IGD at The Arts+

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    Image: The CultArm3D-P is a flexible solution for high-resolution scans of cultural assets.

    Digitization is also indispensable in the fields of art & culture. The challenge: Preserving our cultural heritage digitally for posterity and making it accessible to the public today through accurate 3D scans.

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  • News / Friday, 28. September 2018 - 8:30

    Calibration of underwater stereo cameras

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    When two cameras take pictures from different angles at the same time, they can be used afterward to obtain valuable 3D information from the captured scene. This requires all necessary parameters to be defined exactly. This calibration is especially important for underwater cameras.

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  • Events / 26.9.2018, 9:00 - Saturday, 29. September 2018 - 18:00

    Photokina 2018

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    Fraunhofer IGD presents its CultArm3D-P on September 26 – first with a Phase One iXG camera.

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  • Press release / Tuesday, 18. September 2018 - 10:00

    Seeing the future without a crystal ball

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    Image (M): The applications of the Fraunhofer IGD visualize big data analyzes and thus support smart decision-making.

    Fraunhofer IGD presents Go-Visual, a conference on visual assistance in production, on September 28, 2018 in Berlin. This year's topic: the visual analysis of smart data and how Big Data facilitates decision-making.

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  • Press release / Tuesday, 4. September 2018 - 10:00

    IMTS 2018: With digital twin in the AR future

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    Image (M): Intuitive access to digital twin product data thanks to augmented reality. (@ Fraunhofer IGD, Siemens AG)

    The objectives of the developments of the Fraunhofer IGD are clear: predictive maintenance for global monitoring, avoidance of system failures, and optimized digital system control.

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  • Press release / Tuesday, 28. August 2018 - 8:30

    Maritime 4.0: the digital ship as an information hub

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    From September 4 to 7, Fraunhofer IGD will present the possibilities of efficient 3D data usage using augmented reality glasses at the SMM 2018 in Hamburg.

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  • Press release / Monday, 20. August 2018 - 10:00

    SMM 2018

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    The digital ship: 3D design models contain all information about geometry, materials and function.

    Hull coatings, radar, and robots – Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft to present maritime research highlights at SMM in Hamburg from September 4 through 7.

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  • Events / Wednesday, 15. August 2018 - 19:00

    SIGGRAPH 2018 - Reception

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    Meet our researchers – the reception will take place on August 15, 2018 at the Steamwork Restaurant.

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  • Press release / Monday, 6. August 2018 - 12:30

    Whether in print or on the Web – Fraunhofer IGD thinks in 3D

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    Realistic 3D models with translucencies and transparencies.

    Fraunhofer IGD will present three publications at SIGGRAPH 2018, which describe trend-setting developments in 3D printing, 3D web visualization, and optical material identification.

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