TU Wien Informatics

Hannes Kaufmann

Univ.Prof. Mag.rer.nat. Dr.techn.

Research Focus

Research Areas

  • Mobile and Ubiquitous Computing, 3D User Interface Design, Education in Mixed Reality, Virtual Reality, Motion and Tracking, Augmented Reality, User Interface Design for Collaborative AR and Educational Applications
Hannes Kaufmann

Roles

Note: Due to the rollout of TU Wien’s new publication database, the list below may be slightly outdated. Once the migration is complete, everything will be up to date again.

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2016

  • A Retargeting Approach for Mesopic Vision: Simulation and Compensation / Rezagholizadeh, M., Akhavan, T., Soudi, A., Kaufmann, H., & Clark, J. J. (2016). A Retargeting Approach for Mesopic Vision: Simulation and Compensation. Journal of Imaging Science and Technology, 60(1), 10410–10412. https://doi.org/10.2352/j.imagingsci.technol.2016.60.1.010410
  • Walking Through Large Virtual Environments / Kaufmann, H. (2016). Walking Through Large Virtual Environments. GCD Symposium, Wien, Austria. http://hdl.handle.net/20.500.12708/86487
  • Virtual Reality Research and Applications / Kaufmann, H. (2016). Virtual Reality Research and Applications. John Pavlik’s VR Seminar, Bogota (via Skype), Non-EU. http://hdl.handle.net/20.500.12708/86486
  • Imagine a Holodeck - Research within a Large Scale VR Platform / Kaufmann, H. (2016). Imagine a Holodeck - Research within a Large Scale VR Platform. VR Meetup Vienna, Wien, Austria. http://hdl.handle.net/20.500.12708/86484
  • Virtual & Augmented Reality @ TU Wien / Kaufmann, H. (2016). Virtual & Augmented Reality @ TU Wien. AVR Playground Conference, Wien, Austria. http://hdl.handle.net/20.500.12708/86485
  • Virtual und Augmented Reality - Forschungsübersicht / Kaufmann, H. (2016). Virtual und Augmented Reality - Forschungsübersicht. Symposium Schallforschung, Institut für Schallforschung, ÖAW, Austria. http://hdl.handle.net/20.500.12708/86483
  • MediCubes: A Health Monitoring Toy for Children / Vonach, E., Ternek, M., Gerstweiler, G., & Kaufmann, H. (2016). MediCubes: A Health Monitoring Toy for Children. Winter Augmented Reality Meeting (WARM 2016), Graz, Austria. http://hdl.handle.net/20.500.12708/86371
  • Design of a Health Monitoring Toy for Children / Vonach, E., Ternek, M., Gerstweiler, G., & Kaufmann, H. (2016). Design of a Health Monitoring Toy for Children. In Proceedings of the The 15th International Conference on Interaction Design and Children. International Conference for Interaction Design and Children (IDC), Tampere, Finland, EU. https://doi.org/10.1145/2930674.2930694
  • ImmersiveDeck: A large-scale wireless VR system for multiple users / Podkosova, I., Vasylevska, K., Schönauer, C., Vonach, E., Fikar, P., Broneder, E., & Kaufmann, H. (2016). ImmersiveDeck: A large-scale wireless VR system for multiple users. In Proceesings of the 9th Workshop on Software Engineering and Architectures for Realtime Interactive Systems SEARIS 2016. IEEE Xplore Digital Library. http://hdl.handle.net/20.500.12708/56489
  • A Hybrid Sound Model for 3D Audio Games with Real Walking / Podkosova, I., Urbanek, M., & Kaufmann, H. (2016). A Hybrid Sound Model for 3D Audio Games with Real Walking. In Proceedings of the 29th International Conference on Computer Animation and Social Agents. ACM. https://doi.org/10.1145/2915926.2915948

2015

2014

  • The Effects of Direct and Global Illumination on Presence in Augmented Reality / Kán, P., Dünser, A., Billinghurst, M., Schönauer, C., & Kaufmann, H. (2014). The Effects of Direct and Global Illumination on Presence in Augmented Reality. In Challenging Presence - Proceedings of 15th International Conference on Presence (ISPR 2014) (pp. 223–230). Facultas Verlags- und Buchhandels AG. http://hdl.handle.net/20.500.12708/55099
  • Vision-Based Long-Range 3D Tracking, applied to Underground Surveying Tasks / Mossel, A., Gerstweiler, G., Vonach, E., Chmelina, K., & Kaufmann, H. (2014). Vision-Based Long-Range 3D Tracking, applied to Underground Surveying Tasks. Journal of Applied Geodesy, 8(1). https://doi.org/10.1515/jag-2013-0009
  • SmartCopter - Enabling Autonomous Flight in Indoor Environments with a Smartphone as On-Board Processing Unit / Mossel, A., Leichtfried, M., Kaltenriener, C., & Kaufmann, H. (2014). SmartCopter - Enabling Autonomous Flight in Indoor Environments with a Smartphone as On-Board Processing Unit. International Journal of Pervasive Computing and Communications, 10(1), 92–114. https://doi.org/10.1108/ijpcc-01-2014-0010
  • FT-RANSAC: Towards robust multi-modal homography estimation / Barclay, A., & Kaufmann, H. (2014). FT-RANSAC: Towards robust multi-modal homography estimation. In 2014 8th IAPR Workshop on Pattern Reconition in Remote Sensing. 8th IAPR Workshop on Pattern Recognition in Remote Sensing (PRRS), Stockholm, Non-EU. IEEE. https://doi.org/10.1109/prrs.2014.6914290
  • ACTO / Vonach, E., Gerstweiler, G., & Kaufmann, H. (2014). ACTO. In Proceedings of the Ninth ACM International Conference on Interactive Tabletops and Surfaces - ITS ’14. ACM International Conference on Interactive Tabletops and Surfaces (ITS 2014), Dresden, Germany, EU. ACM. https://doi.org/10.1145/2669485.2669522
  • Influence of Vertical Navigation Metaphors on Presence / Vasylevska, K., & Kaufmann, H. (2014). Influence of Vertical Navigation Metaphors on Presence. In In Challenging Presence - Proceedings of 15th International Conference on Presence (ISPR 2014) (pp. 205–212). http://hdl.handle.net/20.500.12708/55149
  • Development of Tests to Evaluate the Sensory Abilities of Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder using Touch and Force Sensors / Riederer, M., Schönauer, C., Kaufmann, H., Söchting, E., & Lamm, C. (2014). Development of Tests to Evaluate the Sensory Abilities of Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder using Touch and Force Sensors. In Proceedings of 4th International Conference on Wireless Mobile Communication and Healthcare (p. 4). IEEE. http://hdl.handle.net/20.500.12708/55805
  • Evaluating RGB+D Hand Posture Detection Methods for Mobile 3D Interaction / Fritz, D., Mossel, A., & Kaufmann, H. (2014). Evaluating RGB+D Hand Posture Detection Methods for Mobile 3D Interaction. In Proceedings of the 16th International Conference of Virtual Technologies (VRIC’14). 16th International Conference and Exibition on Virtual Technologies, Laval, France, EU. ACM. http://hdl.handle.net/20.500.12708/55083
  • Real-Time Machine Guidance with Tracking Cameras / Chmelina, K., Lammer, E., Mossel, A., & Kaufmann, H. (2014). Real-Time Machine Guidance with Tracking Cameras. In Proceeding of the 6th International Symposium High Performance Mining (pp. 679–687). Druckservice Zillekens. http://hdl.handle.net/20.500.12708/55094
  • Echtzeitvermessung mit Infrarottrackingkameras - Untersuchung einer neuen Messtechnik für untertage / Chmelina, K., Mossel, A., & Kaufmann, H. (2014). Echtzeitvermessung mit Infrarottrackingkameras - Untersuchung einer neuen Messtechnik für untertage. In Ingenieurvermessung 14: Beiträge zum 17. Internationalen Ingenieursvermessungskurs (pp. 3–14). Herbert Wichmann-Verlag. http://hdl.handle.net/20.500.12708/54714
  • GeodiKon. Die Lernmaterialien / Asperl, A., Feßl, C., Gems, W., Kaufmann, H., Leopoldseder, S., Maresch, G., Miestinger, D., Müller, T., Luksch, K., Redl, G., Scheiber, K., Schilling, G., Schmied, H., Slepcevic, H., & Wischounig, M. (2014). GeodiKon. Die Lernmaterialien. StudienVerlag. http://hdl.handle.net/20.500.12708/23818

2013

  • A Serious Exergame for Patients Suffering from Chronic Musculoskeletal Back and Neck Pain: A Pilot Study / Jansen-Kosterink, S. M., Huis in ’t Veld, R. M. H. A., Schönauer, C., Kaufmann, H., Hermens, H. J., & Vollenbroek-Hutten, M. M. R. (2013). A Serious Exergame for Patients Suffering from Chronic Musculoskeletal Back and Neck Pain: A Pilot Study. Games for Health Journal, 2(5), 299–307. https://doi.org/10.1089/g4h.2013.0043
  • Differential Progressive Path Tracing for High-Quality Previsualization and Relighting in Augmented Reality / Kán, P., & Kaufmann, H. (2013). Differential Progressive Path Tracing for High-Quality Previsualization and Relighting in Augmented Reality. In G. Bebis (Ed.), ISVC 2013, Part II, LNCS 8034 (pp. 328–338). Springer. http://hdl.handle.net/20.500.12708/54671
  • Differential Irradiance Caching for Fast High-Quality Light Transport Between Virtual and Real Worlds / Kán, P., & Kaufmann, H. (2013). Differential Irradiance Caching for Fast High-Quality Light Transport Between Virtual and Real Worlds. In Proceedings of International Symposium on Mixed and Augmented Reality (ISMAR) (pp. 133–141). IEEE Computer Society. http://hdl.handle.net/20.500.12708/54708
  • Wide Area Motion Tracking Using Consumer Hardware / Schönauer, C., & Kaufmann, H. (2013). Wide Area Motion Tracking Using Consumer Hardware. The International Journal of Virtual Reality, 12(1), 1–9. http://hdl.handle.net/20.500.12708/155145
  • Improving Data Fusion in Personal Positioning Systems for Outdoor Environments / Pulido Herrera, E., Kaufmann, H., Secue, J., Quirós, R., & Fabregat, G. (2013). Improving Data Fusion in Personal Positioning Systems for Outdoor Environments. Information Fusion, 14(1), 45–56. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.inffus.2012.01.009
  • Augmented Reality Technologien und Industrielle Anwendungsmöglichkeiten / Kaufmann, H. (2013). Augmented Reality Technologien und Industrielle Anwendungsmöglichkeiten. MM2 - Machine Maintainability 2.0, TFZ Technologie- und Forschungszentrum Wiener Neustadt, Austria. http://hdl.handle.net/20.500.12708/85618
  • Virtual- and Augmented Reality in Education / Kaufmann, H. (2013). Virtual- and Augmented Reality in Education. Intel Webinar, Internet, Non-EU. http://hdl.handle.net/20.500.12708/85594
  • Flexible Spaces: A Virtual Step Outside of Reality / Vasylevska, K., Kaufmann, H., Bolas, M., & Suma, E. A. (2013). Flexible Spaces: A Virtual Step Outside of Reality. IEEE Virtual Reality, Alexandria, Virginia, USA, Non-EU. http://hdl.handle.net/20.500.12708/85550
  • Robust Long-Range Optical Tracking for Tunneling Measurement Tasks / Mossel, A., Gerstweiler, G., Vonach, E., Chmelina, K., & Kaufmann, H. (2013). Robust Long-Range Optical Tracking for Tunneling Measurement Tasks. European Geosciences Union General Assembly 2013, Wien, Austria. http://hdl.handle.net/20.500.12708/85547
  • Augmented Reality / Kaufmann, H. (2013). Augmented Reality. Funkenflug - Innovationsforum Völkerkundemuseum, Welt Museum Wien, Austria. http://hdl.handle.net/20.500.12708/85676
  • Education in Augmented Reality / Kaufmann, H. (2013). Education in Augmented Reality. The Visual Language of Technique between Science and Art: Heritage and Expectations in Research and Teaching, Politecnico di Milano, EU. http://hdl.handle.net/20.500.12708/85677
  • 15 Years of VR/AR in Education - A Personal Summary and Outlook / Kaufmann, H. (2013). 15 Years of VR/AR in Education - A Personal Summary and Outlook. In VARE 2013 Proceedings - Abstract Book (p. 19). http://hdl.handle.net/20.500.12708/54733
  • Wide area optical user tracking in unconstrained indoor environments / Mossel, A., & Kaufmann, H. (2013). Wide area optical user tracking in unconstrained indoor environments. In 2013 23rd International Conference on Artificial Reality and Telexistence (ICAT). The 23rd International Conference on Artificial Reality and Telexistence (ICAT2013), Tokyo, Japan, Non-EU. IEEE. https://doi.org/10.1109/icat.2013.6728915
  • Autonomous Flight using a Smartphone as On-Board Processing Unit in GPS-Denied Environments / Leichtfried, M., Kaltenriner, C., Mossel, A., & Kaufmann, H. (2013). Autonomous Flight using a Smartphone as On-Board Processing Unit in GPS-Denied Environments. In Proceedings of International Conference on Advances in Mobile Computing & Multimedia - MoMM ’13. 11th International Conference on Advances in Mobile Computing & Multimedia (MoMM), Vienna, Austria, Austria. ACM New York, NY, USA. https://doi.org/10.1145/2536853.2536898
  • PS Move API: A Cross-Platform 6DoF Tracking Framework / Perl, T., Venditti, B., & Kaufmann, H. (2013). PS Move API: A Cross-Platform 6DoF Tracking Framework. In Proceedings of the Workshop on Off-The-Shelf Virtual Reality (p. 8). http://hdl.handle.net/20.500.12708/54648
  • Parallel Tracking and Mapping in Hofburg Festsaal / Gerstweiler, G., Kaufmann, H., Schönauer, C., & Vonach, E. (2013). Parallel Tracking and Mapping in Hofburg Festsaal. In IEEE Virtual Reality (p. 2). IEEE. http://hdl.handle.net/20.500.12708/54599
  • 3D building reconstruction and thermal mapping in fire brigade operations / Schönauer, C., Vonach, E., Gerstweiler, G., & Kaufmann, H. (2013). 3D building reconstruction and thermal mapping in fire brigade operations. In 2013 IEEE Virtual Reality (VR). IEEE, Austria. IEEE. https://doi.org/10.1109/vr.2013.6549445
  • Flexible Spaces: Dynamic Layout Generation for Infinite Walking in Virtual Environments / Vasylevska, K., Kaufmann, H., Suma, E. A., & Bolas, M. (2013). Flexible Spaces: Dynamic Layout Generation for Infinite Walking in Virtual Environments. In Flexible Spaces: Dynamic Layout Generation for Infinite Walking in Virtual Environments (pp. 1–4). http://hdl.handle.net/20.500.12708/54597
  • 3D building reconstruction and thermal mapping in fire brigade operations / Schönauer, C., Vonach, E., Gerstweiler, G., & Kaufmann, H. (2013). 3D building reconstruction and thermal mapping in fire brigade operations. In Proceedings of the 4th Augmented Human International Conference on - AH ’13. 4th Augmented Human International Conference, Stuttgart, EU. ACM. https://doi.org/10.1145/2459236.2459271
  • DrillSample / Mossel, A., Venditti, B., & Kaufmann, H. (2013). DrillSample. In Proceedings of the Virtual Reality International Conference: Laval Virtual. Laval Virtual - 15th International Conference on Virtual Reality and Converging Technologies, Laval, France, EU. ACM. https://doi.org/10.1145/2466816.2466827
  • 3DTouch and HOMER-S / Venditti, B., Kaufmann, H., & Mossel, A. (2013). 3DTouch and HOMER-S. In Proceedings of the Virtual Reality International Conference: Laval Virtual. Laval Virtual - 15th International Conference on Virtual Reality and Converging Technologies, Laval, France, EU. ACM. https://doi.org/10.1145/2466816.2466829
  • The Sorcerer’s Apprentice: A serious game aiding rehabilitation in the context of Subacromial Impingement Syndrome / Fikar, P., Schönauer, C., & Kaufmann, H. (2013). The Sorcerer’s Apprentice: A serious game aiding rehabilitation in the context of Subacromial Impingement Syndrome. In Proceedings of the ICTs for improving Patients Rehabilitation Research Techniques. Pervasive Computing Technologies for Healthcare (PervasiveHealth), 2013 7th International Conference on, Venedig, EU. IEEE. https://doi.org/10.4108/icst.pervasivehealth.2013.252224

2012

2011

  • Wide Area Motion Tracking Using Consumer Hardware / Schönauer, C., & Kaufmann, H. (2011). Wide Area Motion Tracking Using Consumer Hardware. In Proceedings of Workshop on Whole Body Interaction in Games and Entertainment (p. 6). http://hdl.handle.net/20.500.12708/53996
  • Chronic Pain Rehabilitation with a Serious Game using Multimodal Input / Schönauer, C., Pintaric, T., Kaufmann, H., Jansen-Kosterink, S., & Vollenbroek-Hutten, M. (2011). Chronic Pain Rehabilitation with a Serious Game using Multimodal Input. In Proceedings of Virtual Rehabilitation 2011 (p. 8). http://hdl.handle.net/20.500.12708/53995
  • Cutting the Cord: Wireless Mixed Reality Displays / Csisinko, M., & Kaufmann, H. (2011). Cutting the Cord: Wireless Mixed Reality Displays. In Proceedings of the Virtual Reality International Conference (VRIC 2011) (p. 10). http://hdl.handle.net/20.500.12708/53629
  • Full body interaction for serious games in motor rehabilitation / Schönauer, C., Pintaric, T., & Kaufmann, H. (2011). Full body interaction for serious games in motor rehabilitation. In Proceedings of the 2nd Augmented Human International Conference on - AH ’11. ACM, Austria. ACM. https://doi.org/10.1145/1959826.1959830
  • Wireless Displays in Educational Augmented Reality Applications / Kaufmann, H., & Csisinko, M. (2011). Wireless Displays in Educational Augmented Reality Applications. In Handbook of Augmented Reality: Technologies and Applications (pp. 157–175). Springer. http://hdl.handle.net/20.500.12708/27439

2010

  • Use of strategy in a 3-dimensional spatial ability test / Strasser, I., Koller, I., Strauß, S., Csisinko, M., Kaufmann, H., & Glück, J. (2010). Use of strategy in a 3-dimensional spatial ability test. Journal of Individual Differences, 31(2), 74–77. https://doi.org/10.1027/1614-0001/a000013
  • Adaptive Methods of Kalman Filtering for Personal Positioning Systems / Pulido Herrera, E., & Kaufmann, H. (2010). Adaptive Methods of Kalman Filtering for Personal Positioning Systems. In Proceedings of 23rd International Technical Meeting of the Satellite Division of The Institute of Navigation (p. 6). http://hdl.handle.net/20.500.12708/53331
  • VITAL - The Virtual Environment Interaction Technique Abstraction Layer / Csisinko, M., & Kaufmann, H. (2010). VITAL - The Virtual Environment Interaction Technique Abstraction Layer. In Proceedings of the IEEE Virtual Reality 2010 Workshop: Software Engineering and Architectures for Realtime Interactive Systems (pp. 77–86). Shaker Verlag. http://hdl.handle.net/20.500.12708/53167
  • Applications of Mixed Reality / Kaufmann, H. (2010). Applications of Mixed Reality. Holzhausen. http://hdl.handle.net/20.500.12708/23842

2009

  • Dynamic Differential Geometry in Education / Kaufmann, H. (2009). Dynamic Differential Geometry in Education. Journal for Geometry and Graphics, 13(2). http://hdl.handle.net/20.500.12708/165644
  • PlayMancer: Games for Health with Accessibility in Mind / Kalapanidas, E., Davarakis, C., Fernandez Aranda, F., Jiménez-Murcia, S., Kocsis, O., Ganchev, T., Kaufmann, H., Lam, T., & Konstantas, D. (2009). PlayMancer: Games for Health with Accessibility in Mind. Communications & Strategies, 73, 105–120. http://hdl.handle.net/20.500.12708/165643
  • Virtual Environments for Mathematics and Geometry Education / Kaufmann, H. (2009). Virtual Environments for Mathematics and Geometry Education. Themes in Science and Technology Education, SPECIAL ISSUE: VIRTUAL REALITY IN EDUCATION, VOL. 2(1–2), 131–152. http://hdl.handle.net/20.500.12708/167049
  • A Review of Serious Games as Psychological Support in Health / Soto Lopez, A., Santamaría, J., Krug, I., Forcano Gamazo, L., Gunnard, K., Kalapanidas, E., Konstantas, D., Ganchev, T., Kocsis, O., Lam, T., Raguin, T., Breiteneder, C., Kaufmann, H., Davarakis, C., Fernandez Aranda, F., & Jiménez-Murcia, S. (2009). A Review of Serious Games as Psychological Support in Health. 13th International Conference on Information Visualisation, Barcelona, Spain, EU. http://hdl.handle.net/20.500.12708/84873
  • Playmancer Project: A Serious Videogame as Additional Therapy Tool for Eating and Impulse Control Disorders / Jiménez-Murcia, S., Fernandez Aranda, F., Kalapanidas, E., Konstantas, D., Ganchev, T., Kocsis, O., Lam, T., Santamaría, J., Raguin, T., Breiteneder, C., Kaufmann, H., & Davarakis, C. (2009). Playmancer Project: A Serious Videogame as Additional Therapy Tool for Eating and Impulse Control Disorders. In B. Wiederhold & G. Riva (Eds.), Annual Review of Cybertherapy and Telemedicine 2009: Advanced Technologies in the Behavioral, Social and Neurosciences (pp. 163–166). IOS Press. http://hdl.handle.net/20.500.12708/26393

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2004

  • Geometry education with augmented reality / Kaufmann, H. (2004). Geometry education with augmented reality [Dissertation, Technische Universität Wien]. reposiTUm. https://resolver.obvsg.at/urn:nbn:at:at-ubtuw:1-12667

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  • Houska Price Finalist
    2015 / Houskapreis / Austria
  • Winner of the INiTS Award (1st place) for "3D Building Reconstruction and Thermal Mapping in Fire Brigade Operations"
    2013 / INiTS-Award / Austria
  • Winner of the Kardinal-Innitzer Förderpreis
    2013 / Kardinal-Innitzer-Preis / Austria
  • Research Grant by Vienna University of Technology (2000-2001)
    2000 / Austria
  • Windhag Stipend
    1999 / Niederösterreichische Landesregierung / Austria

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