Seminar Research Trends in Media Informatics, Winter Semester 2017/18

Media Informatics is a broad field spanning many research directions and topics. In this seminar we focus on research trends in human-computer interaction (HCI) in autonomous driving, assistive technologies, games, virtual reality and wearable computing. This seminar aims to provide an overview of different research directions and current challenges that are focus of active research around the world and at our institute.

Requirements

To successfully complete the seminar the following requirements have to be fulfilled:

  • Written paper on a selected topic
    6-8 pages, German or English (English preferred)
  • Active participation
    Active participation in peer reviews and discussions
  • Presentation
    20 minutes, German or English

Automotive

 

  • Highly automated Driving
  • Driver-Vehicle Cooperation
  • Persuasive Technologies

 

 

 

 

 

Eyetracking

 

  • Gaze interaction
  • Eye tracking in VR
  • Multimodal gaze input

 

 

 

 

 

Wearable Computing

 

  • Textile Interfaces
  • Head-worn displays
  • On-body interaction

 

 

 

 

 

Mixed Reality

  • Perception in VR
  • Holographic Interfaces
  • Simulator sickness

Topics

Topics will be presented in the first event.

Students are also encouraged to propose topics of their own. The proceedings of the previous RTMI seminars (RTMI '16, RTMI '15, RTMI '14, RTMI'13, RTMI'12, RTMI'11, RTMI '10) may give you some ideas.