Head of the NCT AmI research professorship

Prof. Timo Götzelmann

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  • Research fields
    • Participatory smart city and buildings
    • Human-computer interaction
    • Accessible interfaces
    • Physical computing
  • Interdisciplinary collaboration in intelligent traffic planning, architecture, and smart city
  • Multimedia Lab manager (HW.012/013)
  • Physical Computing Lab manager (HQ.414)
  • IN Colloquium manager
  • German Informatics Society (GI): Liaison lecturer at Nuremberg Tech:

Short CV


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Reviewer role (excerpt)

  • Journals
    • Sensors (IF: 2.677, 2016-present)
    • IEEE Sensors (IF: 1.889, 2016-present)
    • PLOS ONE (IF: 2.776, 2017-present)
    • ACM Transactions on Accessible Computing (TACCESS) (IF: 2.82, 2017-present)
    • International Journal on Human-Computer Interaction (IJHCI) (IF: 2.150, 2019-present)
    • Journal of Universal Access in the Information Society (Impact Factor: 1.815, 2019-present)
    • Journal on Accessibility and Design for All (JACCESS) (2017-present)
    • Journal of Multimodal Technologies and Interaction – Open Access Journal (2019-present)
    • Journal of Rehabilitation and Assistive Technologies Engineering (2020-present)
  • Conferences
    • IEEE EuroVis (2015-present)
    • IEEE SciVis (2015-present)
    • ACM Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (SIGCHI) (2016-present)
    • ACM Int. Conf on PErvasive Technologies Related to Assistive Environments (PETRAE) (2016-present)
    • Mensch und Computer (MuC) (2018-present)
  • Appointment process (2013-present)
  • Accreditation process (2020-present)

Research associates

Julian Kreimeier, M.Sc.

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Research associate since June 2017

  • Doctoral project on “Virtual reality to support blind and visually impaired people”
  • Teaching support for “Software ergonomics” and “Programming II” exercises, as well as supervision of students’ final thesis and group projects on human-computer interaction
  • Support in public relations and acquisition of third-party funds

Johannes Schwabl, Dipl.-Inf. (Univ.)




Research associate since January 2021

  • Collaboration in research projects in the field of physical computing and smart city
  • Support for laboratory operations and acquisition of third-party funds

Research Master

Christina Oumard, B.Sc.
  • Undergraduate studies in Medical Engineering
  • Master of Applied Research
  • Research project: “Virtual navigation and exploration of real indoor environments for blind people”
Natalie Mülbredt, B.Sc.
  • Undergraduate studies in Medical Engineering
  • Master of Applied Research
  • Research project: “Auditory exploration of urban outdoor environments in VR for blind people (3D audio and sonification)”
Shila Rastizadeh, B.Sc.
  • Undergraduate studies in Design
  • Master of Applied Research
  • Research project: “Visualization of sensor data in virtual reality”
Pascal Karg, B.Sc.
  • Undergraduate studies in Computer Science
  • Master of Applied Research
  • Research project: “Exploration of virtual tactile maps”

Academic/research assistants

Kim Ly, B.Sc.
  • Master’s degree programme in Electronic and Mechatronic Systems
  • Support for the AAmI research project: Applicability of ambient intelligence approaches in virtual reality