Current Projects

funded by: Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
The WorldPop project aims to produce grid-based population estimates up to 2030 broken down by sex and age groups. The overall project is led by Prof. Andy Tatem of the University of Southampton. With this framework, IAPG is responsible for the devel... more
funded by: Europäische Union (EU)
Given the EU Biodiversity Strategy 2030, Protect Baltic aims to evaluate and optimise the existing network of marine protected areas in the Baltic Sea and thus makes a positive contribution to biodiversity and the protection of marine ecosystems. Tog... more
funded by: Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Climate Action
Subproject Optical 3D Measurement Technology: For making of reliable wind turbine runtime extension assessments, a new method is being developed that takes into account the geometry and modal properties of the respective rotor blade. These are deter... more
funded by: zukunft.niedersachsen
The research network DiViAS brings together previously rarely interlinked methods and practices in the digitization, research and representation of collections from colonial contexts. The project will systematically combine expertise from museum stud... more
funded by: Zentraler Kriminaldienst Stendal
The objective of the project is to evaluate the driving data (time and speed) from a digital tachograph in order to determine the route driven by a vehicle. For this purpose, an application was developed that visualizes an interactively const... more
funded by: Bundesministerium für Bildung und Forschung
Das Projekt ASKAR3D (Entwicklung eines assistiven Systems zur hochgenauen Knie-Endoprothetik auf Basis von Augmented Reality und optischer 3D-Messtechnik) hat als übergeordnetes Ziel, am Beispiel der Knie-Endoprothetik die chirurgische Präz... more
Prof. Dr. Frank Wallhoff (head) Prof. Dr.-Ing. habil. Dr. h.c. Thomas Luhmann (head) Tobias Neiß-Theuerkauff, M.Sc. (02.2023-) Arne Schierbaum, M.Sc. (03.2023-)
funded by: Lower Saxony Ministry of Science and Culture (MWK)
The global climate protection goals can be seen as an opportunity to drive sustainable regional development by using local energy resources more stringently and generating both ecological and economic benefits. The models of the project partners IAPG... more
funded by: Federal Acency for Cartography and Geodesy (BKG)
This is a joint project with the Institute for Photogrammetry and GeoInformation (IPI) and the Institute for Cartography and Geoinformatics (ikg), both from Leibniz University Hannover. It is the first project of the "Gauß Center... more
funded by: Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Climate Action
The goal of the project is to supplement the classic visual inspection (VT) of welded joints under water with an optical 3D measurement system. Based on high-resolution 2D (image) data, metric 3D (surface) data will be generat... more
funded by: German Research Foundation
Classical methods of photogrammetric deformation analysis are essentially a two-step process of spatio-temporal image matching (STM) followed by the calculation of deformation parameters. In many close-range applications, further kinematic in... more
funded by: Niedersächsisches Vorab
Transformation and structural change in rural areas mean changes in space and time. Such spatiotemporal data is to be managed and processed by our “Geo-Toolbox”. It uses digital technologies such as databases and geographic information systems &#... more
funded by: Bundesministerium für Bildung und Forschung
The Project – „CoSAIR – Collaborative Spatial Artificial Intelligence in Realtime“ is funded by the Federal Ministry of Education and Research within the program „Research at Universities of Applied Sciences“ in order to create, consolida... more
funded by: Bundesministerium für Bildung und Forschung
This project focuses on the development of an automated production chain that will generate a digital image of the catalyst extrusion process. Using online measurement methods, the IAPG sub-project aims to detect batch-related fluctuations in the mat... more
funded by: Bundesministerium für Bildung und Forschung
The project - "WärmewendeNordwest - Digitalization for the implementation of heat transition and value-added applications for buildings, campuses, neighborhoods and communities in the Northwest" (WWNW for short) - is funded by the Ge... more
funded by: Bundesministerium für Bildung und Forschung
A decarbonized heat supply in urban areas in the future poses a particular challenge. The technical focus on the system coupling of electricity and heat production to increase the share of renewable energies in the heat supply alone will not be suffi... more
Prof. Dr. Jürgen Knies (head) (03.2019-12.2019) Prof. Dr. Sascha Koch (head) (03.2020-) Sebastian Erdmann, M.Sc. (10.2020-07.2021) Marvin Schnabel, M.Sc. (01.2022-)
funded by: German Maritime Museum, Leibniz Institute for Maritime History
The project focusses on the conception and implementation of the geometric monitoring of the Bremen Cog (appr. 25m x 8m x 8m). The Bremen Cog is the best preserved medieval merchant ship in the world. A large-volume optical 3D-measurement con... more