The department Augmented Vision is a common group of DFKI and the University of Kaiserslautern (Germany) working in the area of Digital Technologies and providing R&D capability from basic research up to validation of prototypes. The research topics include:
The work is carried out in the context of basic research grants, publicly founded national and European projects, and direct orders from the industry. As provider of technology, DFKI-AV's contributions are independent from the applications areas. Current projects are anchored in high-impact contexts, including Factory of the Future (Industry 4.0), Health, Smart City, Cognitive Robotic Systems, New Media, Safety and Security. The research department has been founded in 2008, is located in Kaiserslautern and directed by Prof. Dr. Didier Stricker.