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  • 05.08.2019
    Paper on "Multi-page Labeling of Small-screen Maps with a Graph-coloring Approach" accepted for the 15th International Conference on Location Based Services 2019.
  • 01.07.2019
    Improving GPS Trajectories using 3D City Models and Kinematic Point Clouds accepted for the 4th International Conference on Smart Data and Smart Cities (SDSC) 2019.
  • 01.07.2019
    Paper on 'Probability density based classification and reconstruction of roof structures from 3D point clouds' accepted for the International Conference on Geomatics & Geospatial Technology (GGT) 2019.
  • 28.06.2019
    DFG proposal accepted! Within the priority program Volunteered Geographic Information, we will develop algorithms for inferring routing preferences from trajectories.
  • 17.06.2019
    Paper on 'Active Sampling and Model Based Prediction for Fast and Robust Detection and Reconstruction of Complex Roofs in 3D Point Clouds ' accepted for the 14th 3D GeoInfo Conference 2019.
  • 17.06.2019
    Paper on 'towards generating LoD2 models without aerial surveys using machine learning' accepted for the 14th 3D GeoInfo Conference 2019.
  • 03.06.2019
    We welcome our new staff member Alina Förster, who will work on the topic of 'sea-surface reconstruction' - in common with the APMG working group of the igg.
  • 02.05.2019
    Survey article on 'External Labeling Techniques: A Taxonomy and Survey' accepted for the 21st EG/VGTC Conference on Visualization 2019 (EuroVis'2019). It will be published in a special issue of the journal Computer Graphics Forum (CGF).
  • 20.02.2019
    Paper on 'Efficient Algorithms for Ortho-Radial Graph Drawing' accepted for the 35th International Symposium on Computational Geometry (SoCG'2019).
  • 14.02.2019
    Paper 'Focus+Context Map Labeling with Optimized Clutter Reduction' accepted for the International Cartographic Conference 2019 (ICC2019) and selected for publication in the Special Edition of the International Journal of Cartography (IJC).
  • 14.02.2019
    Paper on 'Computing alpha-Shapes for Temporal Range Queries on Point Sets' accepted for the 35th European Workshop on Computational Geometry (EuroCG 2019).
  • 14.02.2019
    Paper on 'Combining Schematic Maps with Geographic Maps for Multi-modal Navigation' accepted for the 2nd Schematic Mapping Workshop 2019.
  • 01.02.2019
    DFG project Zoomless Maps started. In this project, our new group member Sven Gedicke will develop algorithms for interactive maps.
  • 11.01.2019
    Kick-off meeting of the coordination group for PhenoRob data management. We welcome Annika Bonerath, who will work on this topic, to our group.
  • 21.12.2018
    Prof. Lutz Plümer, emeritus professor at IGG, has been appointed to the Dean of the Faculty for Geosciences and Environmental Engineering at Southwest Jiaoting University, China.
  • 05.10.2018
    BEST PAPER! Our paper 'Inferring routing preferences of bicyclists from sparse sets of trajectories' won the best paper award at the 3rd International Conference on Smart Data and Smart Cities. It is published in the ISPRS Annals of Photogrammetry, Remote Sensing and Spatial Information Sciences.
  • 28.09.2018
    A new optimization-based method for scheduling observations of a global network of radio telescopes, which we developed in cooperation with the VLBI group of our institute, was successfully deployed! On September 15, the two telescopes in Wettzell (Germany) and Kokee (Hawaii) for the first time performed observations according to a schedule computed with our method.
  • 27.09.2018
    PhenoRob proposal granted! The excellence cluster will develop new methods for sustainable plant production using machine learning and robotics. As an associated member, the geoinformation group will deal with the management of PhenoRob research data.
     Press release Uni Bonn
  • 21.08.2018
    Research grant proposal for the project "Zoomless Maps – Models and Algorithms for the Exploration of Dense Maps with a Fixed Scale" accepted by German Research Foundation (DFG)
  • 19.06.2018
    Paper on 'Room shapes and functional uses predicted from sparse data' accepted for the ISPRS Technical Commission IV Symposium 2018.
  • 19.06.2018
    Paper 'Inferring routing preferences of bicyclists from sparse sets of trajectories' accepted for the International Conference on Smart Data and Smart Cities 2018.
  • 18.04.2018
    Paper on the analysis of urban green spaces accepted for GIScience 2018.
  • 15.12.2017
    Article on 'Inferring the Parametric Weight of a Bicriteria Routing Model from Trajectories' published in the proceedings of the 25th ACM Sigspatial International Conference. Link: