Prof. Gudrun Klinker, Ph.D.


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Technical University of Munich

Informatics 16 - Associate Professorship of Augmented Reality (Prof. Klinker)

Postal address

Postal:
Boltzmannstr. 3
85748 Garching b. München

  • Phone: +49 (89) 289 - 18215
  • Office hours: nach Vereinbarung (email an klinker@in.tum.de)
  • gudrun.j.klinker(at)mytum.de

Room: 00.013.034

Administration Office

Secretary: Christa Hoff
Room 00.013.033b
Tel: +49 (89) 289-19579

 

Research Interests

  • Industrial Ubiquitous Augmented Reality.
    See FAR for details and a large number of AR-based projects.
  • Extra-curricular activities
    • Special programs for excellent students (Joint Advanced Student School, St. Petersburg (Jass 04, Jass 05,Jass 07))
    • Projects with children (Mädchen machen Technik (MMT), "Es rappelt in der Kiste!" Ostern und Pfingsten 06 im Deutschen Museum)
    • Visit by the 11th grade of the Gymnasium Grafing (May 2007)
  • Projects prior to joining Technische Universität München
  • Recent interview (in German) in the alpha-forum of BR-alpha about Augmented Reality and applications, such as museum guides, chemistry, sports commentations, and computer games (podcast, July 2013)

 

Available Student Projects (Bachelor and Master Theses)

 

Publications

  • Höhl, Wolfgang; Kharvari, Farzam; Klinker, Gudrun: Wayfinding in Museums: A Cross-sectional Comparison Between 3D Serious Games and 2D Drawings as Tools for Participatory Design. IEEE Conference on Games 2020, 2020 more…
  • Pahl, M.-O.; Carle, G.; Klinker, G.: Distributed smart space orchestration. 2016 IEEE/IFIP Network Operations and Management Symposium, NOMS 2016, Istanbul, Turkey, April 25-29, 2016, 2016 more…
  • Eck, Ulrich; Pankratz, Frieder; Sandor, Christian; Klinker, Gudrun; Laga, Hamid: Precise Haptic Device Co-Location for Visuo-Haptic Augmented Reality. IEEE Transactions on Computer Graphics and Visualization 21 (12), 2015, 1427--1441 more…
  • Bikos, M.; Itoh, Y.; Klinker, G.; Moustakas, K.: An Interactive Augmented Reality Chess Game using Bare-Hand Pinch Gestures. Cyberworlds (CW), 2015 International Conference on, 2015 more…
  • Klingenbeck, S.; Coskun, T.; Velikova, T.; Roith, J.; Klinker, G.: Fog of Triage: Usage of the Fog of War concept for the Triage in a Mass Casualty Incident (MCI). Informatiktage 2013 Fachwissenschaftlicher Informatik-Kongress (Lecture Notes in Informatics (LNI) - Seminars), Köllen Druch+Verlag GmbH, 2013 more…
  • Roith, J.; Coskun, T.; Velikova, T.; Klingenbeck, S.; Klinker, G.: Gestairboard: A gesture-based touch typing keyboard using the Kinect camera. Informatiktage 2013 Fachwissenschaftlicher Informatik-Kongress (Lecture Notes in Informatics (LNI) - Seminars), Köllen Druch+Verlag GmbH, 2013 more…
  • Velikova, T.; Coskun, T.; Klingenbeck, S.; Roith, J.; Artinger, E.; Klinker, G.: Animation-based requirements analysis of a map application user interface to support critical MCI situations. Informatiktage 2013 Fachwissenschaftlicher Informatik-Kongress (Lecture Notes in Informatics (LNI) - Seminars), Köllen Druch+Verlag GmbH, 2013 more…
  • Dippon, A.; Klinker, G.: Natural Interaction for Card Games on Multiple Devices. Proceedings of the 2013 ACM international conference on Interactive tabletops and surfaces (Its '13), Acm, 2013 more…
  • Dippon, A.; Wiedermann, N.; Klinker, G.: Seamless Integration of Mobile Devices into Interactive Surface Environments. Proceedings of the 2012 ACM international conference on Interactive tabletops and surfaces (Its '12), Acm, 2012 more…
  • Coskun, T.; Artinger, E.; L.Pirritano; D.Korhammer; Benzina, A.; C.Grill; Dippon, A.; Klinker, G.: Gestyboard: A 10-finger-system and gesture based text input system for multi-touchscreens with no need for tactile feedback. 2011, more…
  • Benzina, A.; Tönnis, M.; Ashry, M.; Klinker, G.: Phone-Based Motion Control in VR - Analysis of Degrees of Freedom. Proceedings of the 2011 annual conference extended abstracts on Human factors in computing systems (CHI Extended Abstracts (CHI EA) '11), Acm, 2011 more…
  • Dippon, A.; Klinker, G.: KinectTouch: Accuracy Test for a Very !LowCost 2.5D Multitouch Tracking System. Proceedings of the ACM International Conference on Interactive Tabletops and Surfaces (Its '11), Acm, 2011 more…
  • Echtler, F.; Pototschnig, T.; Klinker, G.: An LED-based Multitouch Sensor for LCD Screens. TEI '10: Proceedings of the conference on tangible and embedded interaction, 2010 more…
  • Echtler, F.; Häußler, M.; Klinker, G.: BioTISCH: the interactive molecular biology lab bench. ACM CHI 2010 "Works-in-Progress": Proceedings of the ACM conference on human factors in computing systems, 2010 more…
  • Echtler, F.; Klinker, G.; Butz, A.: Towards a Unified Gesture Description Language. Proceedings of the 13th International Conference on Humans and Computers (HC 2010), 2010r̆lhttp://campar.in.tum.de/pub/echtler2010gestures/echtler2010gdl.pdf more…
  • Echtler, F.; Klinker, G.; Butz, A.: Features, Regions, Gestures: Components of a Generic Gesture Recognition Engine. Workshop on Engineering Patterns for Multitouch Interfaces, 2010 more…
  • Nestler, S.; Huber, M.; Klinker, G.: Hybrid approach for management of patient-related information in mass casualty incidents. 2009, more…
  • Plavsic, M.; Klinker, G.; H.Bubb: Situation Awareness Assessment in Critical Driving Situations at Intersections by Task and Human Error Analysis. Human Factors and Ergonomics in Manufacturing 20 (3), 2009, 177--191 more…
  • Echtler, F.; Nestler, S.; Dippon, A.; Klinker, G.: Supporting Casual Interactions between Board Games on Public Tabletop Displays and Mobile Devices. Personal and Ubiquitous Computing, Special Issue on Public and Private Displays, 2009 more…
  • Patrick, Maier; Marcus, Tönnis; Klinker, Gudrun: Augmented Reality for teaching spatial relations. CD-ROM Proceedings from the Conference of the International Journal of Arts and Sciences, 2009Issn: 1943-6114 more…
  • Schwerdtfeger, B.; Reif, R.; Günthner, W.A.; Klinker, G.; Hamacher, Daniel; Schega, L.; Böckelmann, I.; Doil, F.; Tü mler, Johannes: Pick-by-Vision: A First Stress Test. Proc. of the tenth IEEE and ACM International Symposium on Mixed and Augmented reality, 2009 more…
  • Echtler, F.; Dippon, A.; Tönnis, M.; Klinker, G.: Inverted FTIR: Easy Multitouch Sensing for Flatscreens. TIS '09: Proceedings of the Conference on Tabletops and Interactive Surfaces (to appear), 2009 more…
  • Echtler, F.; Sielhorst, T.; Huber, M.; Klinker, G.: A Short Guide to Modulated Light. TEI '09: Proceedings of the conference on tangible and embedded interaction, 2009 more…
  • Maier, P.; Klinker, G.; Drees, M.; Kü hn, F.: Tangible Chemical Reactions - Small molecules with a large impact. 2008 more…
  • Schwerdtfeger, B.; Klinker, G.: Supporting Order Picking with Augmented Reality. Proc. of the seventh IEEE and ACM International Symposium on Mixed and Augmented reality, 2008 more…
  • Schwerdtfeger, B.; Pustka, D.; Hofhauser, A.; Klinker, G.: Using Laser Projectors for Augmented Reality. Proc. Shortpapers and Posters of 13th Eurographics Symposium on Virtual Environments, 10th Immersive Projection Technology Workshop(IPT - EGVE 2007), 2008 more…
  • Echtler, F.; Klinker, G.: A Multitouch Software Architecture. Proceedings of the 5th Nordic Conference on Human-Computer Interaction: Using Bridges (NordiCHI '08), 2008 more…
  • Echtler, F.; Huber, M.; Pustka, D.; Keitler, P.; Klinker, G.: Splitting the Scene Graph - Using Spatial Relationship Graphs Instead of Scene Graphs in Augmented Reality. Proceedings of the 3rd International Conference on Computer Graphics Theory and Applications (GRAPP), 2008 more…
  • Pustka, D.; Keitler, P.; Huber, M.; Echtler, F.; Klinker, G.: Ubiquitous Tracking for Quickly Solving Multi-Sensor Calibration and Tracking Problems. 2007 more…
  • Echtler, F.; Huber, M.; Klinker, G.: Hand tracking for enhanced gesture recognition on interactive multi-touch surfaces. Technische Universität München, Department of Computer Science, 2007, more…
  • Klinker, G.; Echtler, F.: 3D Visualization and Exploration of Relationships and Constraints at the Example of Sudoku Games. Technische Universität München, Department of Computer Science, 2007, more…
  • Schwerdtfeger, B.; Alt, T.; Klinker, G.: Einsatz von Augmented Reality zur aktiven Fehlervermeidung. Neue Wege in der Automobillogistik, Springer, 2007 more…
  • Schwerdtfeger, B.; Frimor, T.; Reif, R.; Klinker, G.: Neue Techniken zur Informationsbereitstellung in der Kommissionierung. Neue Wege in der Automobillogistik, Springer, 2007 more…
  • Schwerdtfeger, B.; Klinker, G.: Hybrid Information Presentation: Combining An Augmented Reality Laser Projector and A Conventional Computer Display. Proc. Shortpapers and Posters of 13th Eurographics Symposium on Virtual Environments, 10th Immersive Projection Technology Workshop(IPT - EGVE 2007), 2007 more…
  • Schwerdtfeger, B.; Kellerer, M.; Klinker, G.: Munich Hunt: Playing cops and robbers all over Munich. Adjunct Proc. of 9th International Conference on Ubiquitous Computing (UbiComp07), 2007 more…
  • Bauer, M.; Schlegel, M.; Pustka, D.; Navab, N.; Klinker, G.: Interactive Visualization of the Predicted Accuracy of Marker-Based Optical Tracking Systems. 2006 more…
  • Nölle, S.; Klinker, G.: Augmented Reality as a Comparison Tool in Automotive Industry. Proc. IEEE International Symposium on Mixed and Augmented Reality (ISMAR'06), 2006 more…
  • Pentenrieder, K.; Meier, P.; Klinker, G.: Analysis of Tracking Accuracy for Single-Camera Square-Marker-Based Tracking. Proc. Dritter Workshop Virtuelle und Erweiterte Realität der GI-Fachgruppe VR/AR, 2006 more…
  • Schwerdtfeger, B.; Frimor, T.; Pustka, D.; Klinker, G.: Mobile Information Presentation Schemes for Logistics Applications. Proc. 16th International Conference on Artificial Reality and Telexistence (ICAT 2006), 2006 more…
  • Pustka, D.; Huber, M.; Bauer, M.; Klinker, G.: Spatial Relationship Patterns: Elements of Reusable Tracking and Calibration Systems. Proc. IEEE International Symposium on Mixed and Augmented Reality (ISMAR'06), 2006 more…
  • Bauer, M.; Schlegel, M.; Pustka, D.; Navab, N.; Klinker, G.: Predicting and Estimating the Accuracy of n-occular Optical Tracking Systems. Proc. IEEE International Symposium on Mixed and Augmented Reality (ISMAR'06), 2006 more…
  • Bauernschmitt, R.; Schirmbeck, E.U.; Groher, M.; Keitler, P.; Bauer, M.; Najafi, H.; Klinker, G.; Lange, R.: Navigierte Platzierung endovaskulärer Aortenstents. Zeitschrift fuer Kardiology S3, 2004, 116 more…
  • Bauernschmitt, R.; Feuerstein, M.; Schirmbeck, E.U.; Traub, J.; Klinker, G.; Wildhirt, S.M.; Lange, R.: Improved Preoperative Planning in Robotic Heart Surgery. IEEE Proceedings of Computers in Cardiology (CinC 2004), 2004 more…
  • Wagner, M.; Bauer, M.; Klinker, G.; Newman, J.; Pintaric, T.; Schmalstieg, D.: Fundamentals of Ubiquitous Tracking. Second International Conference on Pervasive Computing, Hot Spots section, 2004 more…
  • Badique, E.; Cavazza, M.; Klinker, G.; Mair, G.; Sweeney, T.; Thalmann, D.; Thalmann, N.: Entertainment Applications of Virtual Environments. In: Stanney, K.M (Ed.): Handbook of Virtual Environments -- Design, Implementation, and Applications. Human Factors and Ergonomics Series. Lawrence Erlbaum Associates, 2002 more…
  • Klinker, G.; Stricker, D.; Reiners, D.: Augmented Reality for Exterior Construction Applications. In: Barfield, W.; Caudell, T. (Ed.): Augmented Reality and Wearable Computers. Lawrence Erlbaum Press, 2001 more…
  • Behringer, R.; Klinker, G.; Mizell, D.: International Workshop on Augmented Reality. VR News 99 8 (1), 1999, 18--20 more…
  • Klinker, G.; Stricker, D.; Reiners, D.: An Optically Based Direct Manipulation Interface for Human-Computer Interaction in an Augmented World. Computers and Graphics 23 (6), 1999 more…
  • Behringer, R.; Klinker, G.; Mizell, D.: Augmented Reality - Placing Artificial Objects in Real Scenes (Overview and Summary of the workshop). AK Peters, 1998 more…
  • Reiners, D.; Stricker, D.; Klinker, G.; Mueller, S.: Augmented Reality for Construction Tasks: Doorlock Assembly. Proc. IEEE and ACM IWAR'98 (1. International Workshop on Augmented Reality), AK Peters, 1998 more…

Awards

  • Robert Sauer-Preis der Bayerischen Akademie der Wissenschaften (Dec. 2010).
  • ISMAR 10 Years Lasting Impact Award 2014 in recognition of important contributions and the impact of the IWAR/ISAR/ISMAR publications between 1998 and 2004 (esp. for "Fata Morgana - A Presentation System for Product Design", ISMAR 2002 and for "Augmented Maintenance of Powerplants: A Prototyping Case Study of a Mobile AR System", ISAR 2001).