Computer Science and media

to the research focuses

The collection, analysis, processing, forwarding and output of information are the central tasks of information and communication systems. Today, computers and data networks also produce, aggregate and transport virtual goods and services. Based on this, new digital media are produced whose information and communication forms are specially tailored to people and their intellectual, auditory, tactile and visual needs.

The research focus "Informatics & Media" has proven expertise in the following areas:

  • Distributed systems and cloud computing
  • Data analytics
  • IT security
  • Communication networks
  • Broadband infrastructures
  • E-teaching and e-learning
  • Virtual Reality
  • Signal processing
  • Digital media production
  • Computer graphics/animation
  • Image processing

These are used in areas such as medicine and health, media and communication, Industry 4.0, smart home, logistics, production and sensor technology.