Master’s Thesis: Three-dimensional Reconstruction from Stereo High-speed Cameras

Any sufficiently advanced technology is indistinguishable from magic. – Arthur C. Clarke’s third law   This Master’s thesis was submitted in May 2016 at the Hochschule Furtwangen University. Abstract: The field of Computer Vision is broad and has been a highly discussed topic in recent research endeavors. It includes applications for automotive safety, gesture recognition,…

Bachelor’s Thesis: Concept and prototypical implementation of a HMD-based Augmented Reality System

This bachelor thesis, submitted in 2014, realizes a prototypical installation of an augmented reality environment with Oculus Rift, a head-mounted display. The application was developed in the game engine Unity3D and in the programming language C#. The HMD was enhanced with two webcams, which projected the user’s surroundings onto the HMD. Virtual 3-d-models could be…