• https://www.igd.fraunhofer.de/en/press/annual-reports/2019/smart-homes-all-bells-and-whistles-no-added-value

    Can I still use my smart home when there is no internet connection? Can smart-home technologies be exploited for spying and surveillance? Do smart-home devices consume electricity around the clock—even when not in active use? Are we denying older people control over their own lives? Further information: Our increasingly intelligent environments – or Smart Living – uses a multitude of technologies and methods, to create an environment that supports its inhabitants in successfully performing their daily task. Our core competence ...
  • https://www.igd.fraunhofer.de/en/institute/about-us/alumni/florian-schmitt

    ... and Technology (BMWi). His scientific emphasis was focused on the development of location-based services, e-learning systems and health care information portals. In 2014 he finished his MSc. in geoinformatics and since then he is a staff member in the Competence Center for Virtual and ... Reality at Fraunhofer IGD. His academical subjects covers the development of WebVR and AR applications specialized on interaction design and information visualization. ...
  • https://www.igd.fraunhofer.de/en/press/news/how-malignant-lymph-nodes-can-be-diagnosed-ultrasound

    ... the right treatment can be determined immediately, without additional examinations,” said Matthias Noll, deputy head of the Visual Healthcare Technologies Competence Center at Fraunhofer IGD. Ideally, the software would use the data to suggest the best treatment that would make sense for ... signature makes diagnosis possible In addition to the 3D imaging data itself, the application also factors in the patient’s clinical information, such as gender, age, and lifestyle, allowing individual risks to be included in the diagnosis. The end result is a kind of signature ... applications. Visual analytics and information visualization -- the optimal visualization of data and information -- are other Fraunhofer IGD competences in the medical field. ECHOMICS is a project funded by German’s Federal Ministry for Education and Research as part of the SME ...
  • https://www.igd.fraunhofer.de/en/press/news/applied-cybersecurity-it-sa-2019

    ... Center for Applied Cybersecurity in Darmstadt, Fraunhofer IGD will naturally be in attendance, with Prof. Dr.-Ing. Jörn Kohlhammer, head of the Information Visualization and Visual Analytics Competence Center, among our representatives. Prof. Kohlhammer and his team develop solutions, strategies and ... for visualizing crucial data for cybersecurity. Their focus is on the following areas: Visual interactive analysis of local network traffic Visualization of global GeoIP changes Flexible and collaborative data and visualization environment The National Research Center for Applied ...
  • https://www.igd.fraunhofer.de/en/press/news/miccai-2016-workshop-clip

    The Competence Center “Visual Healthcare Technologies” will organize in cooperation with Fraunhofer IDM@NTU, Singapore a workshop at MICCAI 2016 - one of the most renowned conferences ... the workshop “Clinical Image-based Procedures: Translational Research in Medical Imaging” (CLIP). The Competence Center “Visual Healthcare Technologies” will organize in cooperation with Fraunhofer IDM@NTU, Singapore a workshop at MICCAI 2016 - one of the most renowned conferences ... Professor at Technische Universitaet Darmstadt. The workshop is organized as a full day meeting on October 17, 2016. MICCAI 2016 – Event information When? October 17-21, 2016 Where? Intercontinental Atheaneum, Athens, Greece Workshop CLIP: Monday, October 17, 2016, 9.30 am – 6.00 ...
  • https://www.igd.fraunhofer.de/en/projects/comprehensive-dental-imaging-analysis

    In dentistry, imaging data (X-rays) is the first source of information for an initial assessment of a patient’s dental health and is also the basis for further planning of a patient’s treatment. Both ... landmarks in lateral teleradiographs that must be manually identified require significantly even more time and effort. The Visual Healthcare Technologies Competence Center is working on solutions in this field that make it possible to automatically analyze the imaging data and present the extracted information to doctors. The fundamental first step for this is to automatically detect the contours of each tooth in the images. To accomplish ...
  • https://www.igd.fraunhofer.de/en/institute/about-us/alumni/jurgen-bernard

    ... he started his PhD at TU Darmstadt in the Interactive Graphics Systems Group (GRIS). In 2012, he became a member of the competence center for Information Visualization and Visual Analytics at the Fraunhofer Institute for Computer Graphics Research where he finished his PhD in 2015. His thesis was ...
  • https://www.igd.fraunhofer.de/en/institute/about-us/contact-persons/mario-aehnelt

    ... learning and work processes at the workplace. Since 2009 his focus has been concentrated on the conceptual and technological design of cognitive information assistance for the manual assembly workplace. With this topic he received his PhD (Dr.-Ing.) 2017 in computer science from the University of Rostock. Since 2017 Mario Aehnelt leads the Competence Center Visual Assistance Technologies at the Fraunhofer IGD in Rostock. Mario organizes and moderates annual scientific and industrial workshops which bring together ...
  • https://www.igd.fraunhofer.de/en/projects/cityserver3d

    ... three-dimensional data. The CityServer3D supports the presentation of the models by an application-based provision and visualisation of spatial information. Furthermore 3D city models can be enriched by multimedia content like text, images, or videos. This enhances the information content ... more about our missions and visions: https://www.igd.fraunhofer.de/en/institute/mission-vision/vision/smart-city https://www.igd.fraunhofer.de/en/competences/technologies/spatial-information-management ...
  • https://www.igd.fraunhofer.de/en/institute/about-us/staff/naser-damer

    Dr. Naser Damer is a senior researcher at the competence center Smart Living & Biometric Technologies, Fraunhofer IGD. He received his master of science degree in electrical engineering from the Technische Universität Kaiserslautern ... applied research, scientific consulting, and system evaluation. His main research interests lie in the fields of biometrics, machine learning and information fusion. He published more than 50 scientific papers in these fields. Dr. Damer is a Principal Investigator at the National Research ...