Virtual Habitat is a work-group at the Institute for Computer Graphics and Vision at Graz University of Technology. The group has its focus on scientific research in the computer vision fields of object recognition and 3D modeling from digital images. For general questions, please send us an email .

TU Graz

In world-wide competition with comparable institutions, Graz University of Technology pursues top teaching and research in the fields of the engineering sciences and the technical-natural sciences. An integral part of putting together excellent education and training programs is knowing about the needs of society and the economy. Ultimately, the quality of the education and training at Graz University of Technology is carried by the strength of its knowledge-oriented and applied research. Numerous competence centers, the Christian-Doppler laboratories, special research fields, research focuses, and large EU projects are only a few examples of the University's extremely active and successful research.


ICG is the only Austrian academic group with the charter to address both Computer Vision and Computer Graphics, and is carefully nurturing a culture of Digital Visual Information Processing to resolve the artificial boundaries between computer graphics and computer vision. The research at ICG is focused on following topics: Computer Graphics, Medical Computer Vision, Object Recognition, Object Reconstruction, Robotics, Virtual Reality and Augmented Reality.


Here you can find links to our honoured research partners from other universities as well as our industrial partners.


Vexcel Imaging GmbH (Microsoft company)

Institute for Paper, Pulp and Fiber Technology

Institute for Paper, Pulp and Fiber Technology at Graz University of Technology

Pegasus Project

Pegasus. PEGASUS is a collaborative research project at Graz University of Technology (Austria), funded by the Austrian Research Promotion Agency (FFG) and OMICRON electronics GmbH as FIT-IT project 825841/10397.


Here we acknowledge financial support of our various partners.


Austrian Research Promotion Agency (FFG)


Austrian Science Fund (FWF)


European Union Seventh Framework Programme (FP7/2007-2013)