Opening ceremony members in the foyer of the new computer science building
Flowering bushes in front of the Computer Science Building
Sky view from inner yard
Members of the opening ceremony visit the new building
Students' workspace
Our new institute building

was opened on June 15th at the location of the faculty of science in Golm


in Golm

Sky view

from the inner yard

Representatives of the university

management get an idea of the new possibilities in computer science teaching and research.

Students' workspace

in the new Computer Science Building

  • Institute of Computer Science


The public disputation to be held as part of  Matthias Weise's doctoral procedure will take place

on Monday, 20th of December 2021, at 11:15 a.m. in room
(hybrid event, to attend via ZOOM please contact

The topic of the dissertation submitted by Matthias Weise in the scientific discipline "Complex Multimedia Application Architectures"  is

"Auswahl von Selektions- und Manipulationstechniken für Virtual Reality-Anwendungen" .

A copy of the dissertation and the scientific summary are publicly available up to one day before the 
disputation in accordance with §9, section 4 of the doctoral regulations.

Prof. Dr. Bettina Schnor
Chair of the examination board

Slides of the presentations

given during the Introductory Lecture for Bachelor Courses on October 5th, 2021 can be downloaded under "Information on Study programs".

News from the Institute and the University

Upon conclusion of the transfer project, VDMA's Michael Patrick Zeiner hands over the "Maschinenhaus" certificate to University president Prof. Oliver Günther, PhD, and the direktor of the Computer Science Institute, Prof. Dr. Christoph Kreitz.

More practical relevance in computer science studies

"Maschinenhaus" transfer project completed

Prof. Benno Stabernack and his employee Michal Stec

Lighting up the blind spot

Benno Stabernack develops an assistance system to prevent accidents between cars and cyclists

Team Hackathon

Challenge mastered

at the "Open Data - Open University" hackathon, students developed software for provenance research

Ball of wool and maze

The red thread to energy transition

The joint research project “Ariadne” is looking for the best ways to achieve a climate neutral society