Note: If you are a student looking for interesting topics for a research project, drop by my office or send me a quick note to arrange a meeting in which we can discuss different options. To get some idea of what to expect, you might want to have a look at the related RESEARCH PAGE and browse this list of current and past MASTER THESES, EXPERIMENTATION PROJECTS, or CAPITA SELECTAS given below.

phd students

Zhigang Tu (PhD student)
Mobile Interaction
(co-supervised with Remco Veltkamp)

Xinghan Luo (PhD student)
TRIUMF (body shape modelling)
(co-supervised with Robby Tan and Remco Veltkamp)


Master thesis:
User-aware sensor-based interaction with handheld mobile devices
Paul Lammertsma (GMT student)
(ongoing)

Master thesis:
Thumbnail-based mobile video browsing interfaces (working title)
Dimitri Darzentas (GMT student)
(ongoing)

Master thesis:
Mobile Virtual Noise Simulator (working title)
Jonas Koperdraat (GMT student, external thesis at NLR)
(ongoing)

Master thesis:
Subsoil with a smartphone (working title)
Almar Joling (GMT student, external thesis at Deltares)
(ongoing)

Master thesis:
Interaction and object manipulation in mobile AR (working title)
Robin van Olst (GMT student, external thesis at Avanade)
(ongoing)

Master thesis:
3D interfaces on mobile devices
Mathijs Lagerberg (GMT student)
(ongoing)

Master thesis:
Tracking-based interaction in mobile AR (working title)
Kevin Vriens (GMT student)
(ongoing)

Master thesis:
Multimodal interaction in mobile VR and AR
Jeroen van Knotsenburg (GMT student)
(ongoing)

Master thesis:
Perception of 3D graphics and VR on mobile devices (working title)
Martin de Jong (GMT student)
(ongoing)

Master thesis:
Authoring and object creation in mobile augmented reality
Joris Dekker (GMT student)
(finished 2012)

Master thesis:
3D audio on handheld devices
Wesley Kok (GMT student)
(finished 2011)

Master thesis:
Hand tracking for interaction with mobile devices
Willem-Jan Spoel (GMT student)
(finished 2011)

Master thesis:
Perspective correction for 3D graphics on mobile devices
Rebecca Grootelaar (GMT student)
(finished 2011)

Master thesis:
VR environments on handheld devices with applications for gaming
Matthias Helder (GMT student)
(finished 2011)

Master thesis:
The interactive home exerciser
Cetin Demir (GMT student)
(external MSc at Logica, finished 2011)

Master thesis:
Interfaces for Mobile Augmented Reality
Casper van Wezel (GMT student)
(finished 2011)

Master thesis:
Tracking and 3D body model fitting using multiple cameras
Berend Berendsen (GMT student, co-supervision, main supervisor: R. Veltkamp)
(finished 2009)

Experimentation project:
Navigation in VR on mobiles (working title)
Jannes Beurskens (GMT student)
(ongoing)

Experimentation project:
3D Interfaces for Mobile Video Browsing (working title)
Steven Weijden (GMT student)
(ongoing)

Experimentation project:
Navigation in mobile VR (working title)
Vincent Broeren (GMT student)
(ongoing)

Experimentation project:
3D object interaction on mobiles (working title)
Vlad Buda (GMT student)
(ongoing)

Experimentation project:
New approaches for map navigation on mobiles (working title)
Dennis Pullens (GMT student)
(finished 2012)

Experimentation project:
Gesture- versus touch-based interaction in a mobile augmented reality boardgame
Kevin Vriens (GMT student)
(finished 2012)

Experimentation project:
Thumbnail-based interfaces on mobiles
Dimitri Darzentas (GMT student)
(finished 2012)

Experimentation project:
Navigation and interaction in mobile VR using the shoebox approach
Jessica Siewert (GMT student)
(finished 2012)

Experimentation project:
GPS video overlay
Steven Jeuris (GMT student)
(finished 2011)

Experimentation project:
Video browsing and navigation on mobile devices
Mate Tomin (GMT student)
(finished 2010)

Experimentation project:
Video browsing and navigation on mobile devices
Willem-Jan Spoel (GMT student)
(finished 2010)

Experimentation project:
Using sensor input for navigation of VR panorama data on mobile phones
Tair Bilyalov (GMT student)
(finished 2010)

Experimentation project:
Using sensor input for navigation of 2D data on mobile phones
Cagla Cig (GMT student)
(finished 2010)

Experimentation project:
Accelerometer controled adaptive projection of 3D data on mobile phones
Rebecca Grootelaar (GMT student)
(finished 2009)

Experimentation project:
Motion capture-aided mobile user interface analysis
Paul Lammertsma (GMT student)
(finished 2009)

Experimentation project:
Accelerometer-based motion analysis for interaction with mobile devices
Corijn Kamerling (GMT student)
(finished 2009)

Experimentation project:
Personal media capture using mobile phones
Erik Schager (GMT student)
(finished 2009)


MASTER
  • Hector Cunat Nunez
    Using Kincet to train spatial vision (working title)
  • Bas Zalmstra
    Stereoscopisch 3D
  • Marries van de Hoef
    Stereoscopisch 3D
BACHELOR
  • Emiel Bon:
    Teaching computer graphics using shader languages (working title)
students @ university of freiburg, germany

MASTER AND DIPLOMA THESES
  • Michael Schnell (Diploma 2008)
    Adaptive Interfaces for Navigation in Multimedia Data
  • Tobias Bischoff (Diploma 2007)
    Web Graph Visualization and Logfile Analysis
  • Georg Götz (Diploma 2007)
    Video Browsing on Mobile Devices
  • Kerstin Hünerfauth (Diploma 2007)
    Animations and Simulations for Web Search Algorithms
  • Sabine Jung (Diploma 2007)
    eLecture Podcasting - Approaches and Usability
  • Robert Kaschuba (Diploma 2007)
    Interactive Audio Skimming Approaches
  • Cedric Bürfent (Diploma 2006)
    Multimodal Input for Improved Gesture Recognition
  • Niklas Deutschmann (Diploma 2006)
    Speech Indexing and Retrieval of Lecture Recordings
  • Eveline Nold (Diploma 2006)
    Algorithm Animations on Mobile Devices
  • Siva Kumar Alapati (MSc. 2004)
    Information Filtering and Skimming of Recorded Lectures
  • Jingtao Wang (MSc. 2004)
    Text Clustering and Classification in Context with Recorded Lectures
  • Thorsten Kreuzer (Diploma 2003)
    Ranking of Multimedia Data with Examples from AOF
  • Jürgen Dick (Diploma 2000)
    Analyzing and Indexing of Audio Data for Multimedia Information Retrieval
  • Jörg Finger (Diploma 2000, external student at ETH Zürich, Switzerland)
    Distributed Visualization with a CORBA-based Notification Service
  • Christoph Mayer (Diploma 2000)
    Indexing Data Streams for Retrieval of Multimedia Presentations
BACHELOR THESES
  • Thomas Brischle (Bachelor 2008):
    Podcasting & eLectures: Automatic postprocessing
  • Artem Remenyuk (Bachelor 2008):
    Podcasting & eLectures: Automatic summary generation
  • Giuseppe Riina (Bachelor 2008):
    Effective production of e-learning podcasts
  • Claudius Korzen (Bachelor 2008):
    eLectures Portal Development (User Interface)
  • Konrad Meier (Bachelor 2008):
    Interfaces for Video Browsing on Mobile Devices
  • Philipp Merkle (Bachelor 2008):
    Single-handed Video Browsing on Handheld Devices