Three different workshops in Berlin and Goslar give fascinating insights into the world of optical telecommunications. The sixth time in a row the Fraunhofer Heinrich Hertz Institute HHI is taking part in Germany's biggest career guidance project for school girls.
At the center of all our activities is the customer seeking a solution – Dr. Torsten Mehlhorn in his interview with Markus Wabersky on Fraunhofer HHI cooperation partners, the Cluster Alliance Berlin-Warsaw and the projects "Phoenix" and "ActPhast".
In his interview with Markus Wabersky, Professor Martin Schell, executive director of the Fraunhofer Heinrich Hertz Institute, talks about future technologies in optical data communication, the takeover of the HHI spin-off u2t Photonics by technology leader Finisar, HHI’s collaboration with SMEs and the forms and benefits of such cooperation.
The Science Year 2014 with its particular focus on the Digital Society was inaugurated on 19 February with an opening event in Berlin’s Museum of Communications. Visitors could view the Interactive 3D Book Explorer developed by Fraunhofer HHI in association with the Bavarian State Library along with a host of other exhibits from the field of digital interactive media.
At the premises of Q110 – Deutsche Bank’s vision of the future of retail banking – the Fraunhofer Heinrich Hertz Institute is presenting in association with BTK – University of Applied Sciences an exhibition of solutions in the field of interactive media.
With its Best Paper Award 2014 for “The effects of multiview depth video compression on multiview rendering”, the European Association for Signal Processing (EURASIP) honors the work done by Fraunhofer HHI on the special characteristics of depth maps in the context of 3D video coding.