Research topics we are interested in:
  • Interaction techniques for mobile, embedded, and ubiquitous systems
  • Crowdsourcing and human computation
  • Interaction techniques adapting to engagement, intend, or certainty
  • Supporting movement learning with technology

Open Thesis Topics

  • Hand Gesture Recognition via EMG [Bachelor/Master Thesis]
  • Position Detection of Electrode Grids over EMG [Bachelor/Master Thesis]
  • HapticHead - Notification patterns [Bachelor/Master Thesis]
  • Talking Head Dialog System - Implementation and user study [Bachelor Thesis]
  • Interactive 3D eye tracking interface for 2D displays [Bachelor/Master Thesis]
  • Interactive 3D eye tracking interface for virtual reality [Bachelor/Master Thesis]
  • Smooth pursuit in Virtual Reality - Implicit VR eye tracking calibration [Bachelor/Master Thesis]
  • Acoustic signature verification [Bachelor Thesis]

See theses page for more details.



HapticHead is a novel around-the-head tactile display which can be used as an output system for moving tactile 3D guidance cues or immersive applications in Virtual- and Augmented Reality.

Let Your Body Move Toolkit

The Let Your Body Move ToolKit is a rapid prototyping toolkit for generating and testing mobile force feedback with electrical muscle stimulation.


Henning Pohl, Dennis Stanke, Michael Rohs
EmojiZoom is a novel emoji entry method for mobile devices built around zooming interaction. It allows for 18% faster emoji entry for novice users and large further improvement for trained users.