Today, digitization affects almost all areas of life.
The most important driver is software

Resarch Profile

Software is integrated in more and more technical devices and machines and opens up a wide range of possibilities. At the same time, this megatrend presents us with conflicting demands between complexity, security, and usability.

Through our research in the field of software technology, we create methodical and technological solutions for these exciting challenges  — for a successful digital change in the economy and society!

Resarch Areas

Innovative Software Systems

  • Cyber-physical Systems
  • Autonomous Systems
  • Self-learning Systems

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Digital Key Technologies

  • Internet of Things
  • Internet of Services
  • Cloud Computing
  • Big Data
  • Sensors and actors

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Human Computer Interaction

  • Usability
  • Augmented and Virtual Reality
  • Wearables and Ubiquitous Computing
  • Comprehensible data analysis

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Development Methods and Tools

  • Agile development
  • Model based development
  • Requirements Engineering
  • Product line development
  • Software visualization

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Digital Education

  • Media literacy
  • Digital learning environments
  • Further education

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    Publicly funded projects and cooperations

    Publications of our working groups