Matthias Weise obtained a master degree in computer science at the university of Potsdam. During his studies he gained experience in natural user interfaces and virtual reality applications. Since May 2015 he is working as a member of the chair for Complex Multimedia Application Architectures. As part of the HandLeVR project he is involved in the development of a VR application for activity-oriented learning in a paint shop. In his PhD he is dealing with interaction in virtual environments.