The Research Group is Moving!

During winter term 2021/22, we move to University of Bamberg. From Oct. 15, 2021, Fabian Beck holds a full professor position on Information Visualization.

New webpage of the research group:

Termination of Teaching from Winter Term 2021/22

From winter term 2021/22, we do not offer any regular courses anymore.

However, we are still open for supervising thesis projects as external partners, in collaboration with another research group of ICB (current topics see below).


We offer courses on the topic of  "visualization" and its applications, especially in the field of software development. In addition to different lectures, our curriculum includes seminars and project groups. We regularly supervise theses and also offer jobs as student assistant.

Current Courses (Summer 2021)

(Language: German/English) Vorlesung mit Übung (Master)

Informations- und Softwarevisualisierung (ISV)

Vorlesung: Mo, 12:15-13:45 Uhr; Übung: Mi, 14:15-15:45 Uhr
Prof. Dr. Fabian Beck
M.Sc. Cedric Krause
M.Sc. Hagen Tarner

(Language: English) Seminar (Bachelor/Master)

Seminar Visualization for Social Good (SV)

Thursday, 10:15-11:45 (weekly)
Shahid Latif
Shivam Agarwal
Prof. Dr. Fabian Beck
Seminar Visualization for Social Good

(Language: English) Project Course (Bachelor/Master)

Bachelor/Master Project: "Visualization for Social Good" (PVSG)

Thursday @10:15 - 11:45 hrs [Lecture] and Tuesday @ 10:15 - 11:45 hrs [Office Hours]
Online via BBB
Shivam Agarwal
Shahid Latif
Prof. Dr. Fabian Beck
Bachelor/Master Project: "Visualization for Social Good"

(Language: English) Colloquium

VIS Colloquium (VIS CQ)

Prof. Dr. Fabian Beck

For more information about the previous semesters, please see our archive.

Theses and Projects

We offer student theses and projects for both bachelor and master students studying in the field of computer science. In the following, we provide a list of tentative topics for theses and projects. We are also open and willing to discuss your own ideas. If you are interested, please make an appointment with the supervisor for detailed information. 


Student Assistant Positions

We are regularly looking for motivated student/research assistants. As an assistant you will support our research by helping us with developing interactive software systems, conducting user studies, or data preprocessing. Here, we announce specific vacancies, but usually there are more jobs available. If you are interested, feel free to contact us! 

Please note that the topics that are offered as theses, in some cases, can also be assigned as an employment opportunity.