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Research areas of the Media Production Group

Usability of innovative technologies

Usability of a product is the extent to which a product can be used by specific users to achieve specified goals in an effective and efficient way and to their satisfaction in a specified context of use. [ISO EN 9241-11]

  • Intelligent transport systems and mobility
  • Digital knowledge spaces
  • Media technology in the car
  • Mobile devices
  • Virtual reality 
  • E-Commerce

Innovations in teaching

  • Education technologies

Systems Engineering

Systems engineering is a teaching domain based on models of thinking and basic principles directed towards the appropriate and goal-oriented design, supply and realization of complex systems. [Daenzer/Huber, 1999]

Engineering of media production processes

  • Systematization of production processes in the area of TV, radio, movie and multimedia system development
  • Application of the theory of systems engineering in the area of radio in cooperation with broadcasting organizations such as ARD, ZDF, ProSiebenSat.1 Media AG, RTL Television