Interactive Media Systems, TU Vienna

Interactive Media Systems,
Vienna University of Technology

The Interactive Media Systems Group (“IMS”) dedicates its work to fundamental research and education in the area of multimedia.

By multimedia we mean true interaction with complementary and multi-modal information rather than simple aggregation of media pieces. Our main areas of work are virtual and augmented reality, and video and multimedia processing.

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News, Talks and Events

Thu, Apr 30 at 13:15 Friedrich Glock: “On the Methodology of Design Research” In the talk I will consider (the ambiguous term) ‘Design Research’ as the investigation of design processes / designing, that is, how designers work.… More
Thu, May 07 at 13:15 Student Project Screening: TU(2)00 Years On May 7th, the group is invited to view a short screening of selected student video projects. To celebrate the TU’s 200th anniversary, the students… More
Thu, May 28 at 13:30 Presentation of the Virtual Jump Simulator We present the Virtual Jump Simulator, which allows subjects to perform indoor a parachute jump in a virtual environment. The necessity to jump… More
IMS Projekt nominiert für den Houska Preis 2015 Die WissenschaftlerInnen um Hannes Kaufmann am Institut für Softwaretechnik und Interaktive Systeme überzeugten die Jury mit einem neuen Verfahren… More
First place winners at the MediaEval Multimedia Benchmark 2014 Maia Zaharieva along with team ATU took 1st place in two challenges of the MediaEval Multimedia Benchmark 2014: Social Event Detection (SED) and… More
TU Virtualizer on Kickstarter The Cyberith Virtualizer, which is being developed by Tuncay Cakmak in cooperation with IMS is available for funding on Kickstarter. More
Matej Nezveda wins Best Poster Award Matej Nezveda won the Best Poster Award at the EPILOG event on 12th June 2014. The diploma thesis "Evaluation of Depth Map Post-processing Techniques… More

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Featured Aspects of Our Work

More information about our research is available on the projects and publications pages.

Recent Press Coverage

Austria Innovativ Houskapreis 2015 Feb 24, 2015 / HyMoTrack More
APA Nominierungen für Houskapreis 2015 stehen fest Feb 23, 2015 / HyMoTrack More
TU Wien (Deutsch) Houskapreis: Daumendrücken für die TU Wien Feb 23, 2015 / HyMoTrack More
VICE Motherboard Die Kinect an der Technischen Universität Wien Feb 12, 2015 More
Radio Bayern2 Und dann lieg’ ich auf dem Holodeck … [Podcast] Nov 15, 2014 More
Der Standard Virtual Reality: Mit dem ganzen Körper abtauchen Oct 26, 2014 / Virtualizer More
Deutschland Radio Virtual Reality: Aufbruch in neue Welten? [Podcast] Sep 6, 2014 / Arm Prosthesis More

More information is available on the press coverage page.