Chair for Computer Aided Medical Procedures & Augmented Reality
Lehrstuhl für Informatikanwendungen in der Medizin & Augmented Reality

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3D User Interfaces - Dreidimensionale Nutzerschnittstellen (Modul IN 2111)

Module IN 2111

Vorlesung im Sommersemester 2013
Prof. Gudrun Klinker, Ph.D. (with Marcus Tönnis)

6 ECTS Credits

The class will be taught in English.

Time & Location

Lecture: Thursdays 12:00-14:00, 00.08.038 (Medienraum)
Start: Tuesday, April 10, 2014

Exercises: Mondays 10:00-13.00, 00.08.038 (Medienraum)
Start: Thursday, April 14, 2014


More Information

Intended audience:

  • Diploma students: Hauptstudium Informatik I (Praktische Informatik)
  • Senior bachelor students with interest in pursuing a bachelor's thesis in this area
  • Master students (Informatik, Wirtschaftsinformatik, Bioinformatik, Biomedical Computing, Robotics Cognition Intelligence, Automotive Software Engineering, CSE)
  • Grundstudium Informatik, or first two years of Bachelor Informatik, Wirtschaftsinformatik, Bioinformatik, Informatik: Games Engineering
  • The class consists of both a weekly lecture and weekly exercises!
  • Exercises constitute half of the credits and thus will make up half of the grade (exam questions).
  • Exam questions will be based on experiences gained by attending the exercise meetings and by working on the homework. It will not be enough to just read and understand solutions to the homework. The learning experience and insights gained by struggling with the assignments is essential.

Exams: written (closed book)

  • Duration: 90 minutes
  • Language: assignment sheet in English, answers can be given in English or German
  • Regular Exam
    • Date: 17. Juli 2014, 10.00 - 11.30h in room FMI HS1
    • Registration starts on 12.5.2014
  • Repeat Exam
    • Date: 23. September 2014, 13:00 - 14:30h in room Interimshörsaal 2
    • Registration starts on 01.09.2014 and ends on 15.09.14
  • There will be a 0.3 bonus on passed exams for good project presentations

Office hours:

Mailing List:


Please find the materials in Moodle.


Also available in Moodle.

To obtain access to the restricted area below, please contact the lecturer.

Date Topic Links to slides including Exercises Attachments
14.04.2014 Introduction to Java 3D Tutorial-1.pdf 2014-SS-3D-UI-Bundle-1.zip
28.04.2014 Tracking with Ubitrack Tutorial-2.pdf 2014-SS-3D-UI-Bundle-2.zip
05.05.2014 Triggered Floating Objects Tutorial-3.pdf 2014-SS-3D-UI-Bundle-3.zip
12.05.2014 3DUI Selection and Manipulation Tutorial-4.pdf 2014-SS-3D-UI-Bundle-4.zip
19.05.2014 Remote Control Tutorial-5.pdf 2014-SS-3D-UI-Bundle-5.zip
26.05.2014 Evaluation & Project Phase Tutorial-6.pdf 2014-SS-3D-UI-Bundle-6.zip
02.06.2014 Project Status Presentations - -
16.06.2014 Project Status Presentations - -
23.06.2014 Project Status Presentations - -
30.06.2014 Project Status Presentations - -
07.07.2014 Final Project Presentations - -


The lecture is based on:

Further reading:

  • Human-Computer Interation in the New Millenium by: J. Caroll (Ed.). Addison-Wesley Pearson Education, 2001. ISBN 0-201-70447-1.
  • Virtual Reality Technology, 2nd edition by G. Burdea and P. Coiffet. Wiley Interscience, 2003. ISBN 0-471-36089-9.
  • Fundamentals of Wearable Computers and Augmented Reality by: W. Barfield and T. Caudell. Lawrence Erlbaum Associates, 2001. ISBN 0-8058-2902-4.
  • Handbook of Virtual Environments - Design, Implementation and Applications by: K.M. Stanney. Lawrence Erlbaum Associates, 2002. ISBN 0-8058-3270-X.
  • Handbook of Augmented Reality by: B. Furht. Springer Verlag, 2011. ISBN 978-1-4614-0064-6.
  • Usability Engineering by: J. Nielson. Morgan Kaufmann, 1993. ISBN 0-12-518406-9.
  • The Design of Everyday Things by: D. Norman. Basic Books, 2002. ISBN 0-465-06710-7.

Title: 3D User Interfaces - Dreidimensionale Nutzerschnittstellen
Professor: Gudrun Klinker
Tutors: Marcus Tönnis
Type: Lecture
Information: 6 ECTS Credits (Module IN 2111)
Term: 2014SoSe

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