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From Theory to Practice: Projects at the FH Potsdam at a Glance

Here you will find a current overview of selected projects at the University of Applied Sciences Potsdam. You can filter the projects by departments and degree programs, by project type, or by content focus.

    Taiwan – DAAD ISAP-Programms

    International Study and Training Partnership with the National Taipei University of Technology (Taiwan)

    Exchange programme for students and teachers within the framework of the DAAD ISAP programme

    Bildauswahl aus dem Archiv des Fotografen Frédéric Brenner

    GraDiM: Granularities of Dispersion and Materiality – Visualising a Photo Archive on Diaspora

    In collaboration with photographer Frédéric Brenner and his international project team, the GraDiM research project is developing theoretical and technical concepts for the visualisation of a photo archive with particular sensitivity for a collection documenting the Jewish diaspora.

    Fünf Karten mit Visualisierungen zu Energie, Mobilität, Abfall, Landwirtschaft und Gebäude

    CLIMATE MAPS: Visualising Local Climate Futures

    Cooperation with the daily newspapers taz and UCLAB with the aim of conveying climate information via various channels using data visualisations. For this purpose, both physical and digital postcards with visualisations on different aspects of climate protection in Germany were designed and produced.

    ein aufgeschlagener Laptop, auf dem Display eine Deutschlandkarte mit schwarzen Flecken

    Vanished Villages

    A story about open-cast mining in Germany and its victims

    Keyvisual des Forschungsprojekts "Unfolding Spaces"

    Unfolding Spaces

    Development of an English-language online course between the Design Department and the College of Design at the partner university NTUT in Taiwan

    Screenshot einer Virtual-Reality-Anwendung

    Course Project on Dealing with Typeface in Virtual Reality

    Virtual reality, mixed reality and augmented reality have now become design spaces for very different action scenarios. And although the use of text is necessary for a large number of applications, it is noticeable overall that the handling of type and typography in VR/AR/XR is treated as a lower priority. We want to change this.

    Vernetzen-Verstehen-Vermitteln: Amazonien als Zukunftslabor

    Amazonia as a Laboratory for the Future – Networking-Understanding-Communicating

    Starting from collection objects, overcome borders and create spaces of networking, understanding and mediation.

    Gemäldecollage aus der Sammlung-Modebild

    Restaging Fashion – Digital Contextualisation of Vestimentary Sources

    The interdisciplinary research and digitalisation project "Restaging Fashion. Visualisation of Vestimentary Sources" (ReFa) has developed explorative approaches to holdings from the Berlin Art Library with its collection Modebild – Lipperheide Costume Library and from the Fabrics collection of the Germanisches Nationalmuseum Nuremberg.

    Logo des Forschungsprojekts "DataSkop"

    DataSkop — What Happens to My Data?

    The BMBF-funded project DataSkop focuses on the potential of innovative user interfaces and visualisations to promote the digital sovereignty of users.

    Medienkollisionen als Innovationstreiber

    COLLISIONS – Media Collisions as Innovation Drivers for New Approaches to Cultural Heritage

    The project explores the potential of immersion and narration for visualising and making available cultural assets.

    Schriftzug "Zugang Einbeziehung Teilhabe Anerkennung"

    Inter...what? Intersectionality! A Visual Introduction

    What is intersectionality? How are discrimination and privilege related? What does intersectional discrimination mean? These questions are answered in the web-based article "Inter...was? Intersektionalität! – Eine visuelle Einführung" answers them. With a combination of text, animated illustration and interactive data visualisation, it offers an introduction to the socially relevant topic of…

    Logo des Forschungsprojekts "Visuelle und dynamische Arrangements von Nachrichten"

    VIDAN: Visual and Dynamic Arrangements of Messages

    VIDAN develops new interaction and visualisation techniques for the representation and exploration of complex data