Dr. Philipp Ackermann

Dr. Philipp Ackermann

Dr. Philipp Ackermann
ZHAW School of Engineering
Steinberggasse 13
8400 Winterthur

+41 (0) 58 934 72 43
philipp.ackermann@zhaw.ch

Personal profile

Management role

  • Deputy Head of Research/Focus Area, Human Information Interaction
  • Head, Visual Computing Lab

Position at the ZHAW

Lecturer for Computer Science in the "Human Information Interaction" group

www.zhaw.ch/init/visualcomputinglab

Professional development teaching

Expertise and research interests

Visual Computing, Computer Graphics, Mixed Reality, Virtual Reality, Augmented Reality OpenGL/WebGL, Information Visualization, User Interfaces, Product Lifecycle Management (PLM), Service Engineering, Product Configuration,
eHealth, Mobile Apps, Audio & Music Processing, Object-oriented Software Engineering.

Educational background

Dr. oec. publ. UniZH
Research Assistant at Multimedia Lab / Institute for Informatics / University of Zürich

Professional milestones

Founder and managing director of Perspectix AG

Membership of networks

Projects

Publications

Peer-reviewed articles/chapters

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Redesign of an Introductory Computer Graphics Course

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In: M. Bronstein; T. Teschner (Hg.). EUROGRAPHICS 2015. Oxford: The Eurographics Association and Blackwell Publishing Ltd.. Peer reviewed.

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Visual eHealth

: An ICT Innovation and Dissemination Strategy to Improve our Well-Being.

In: S2B Science-to-Business Marketing Conference 2014. Cross Organizational Value Creation. (241-249). Winterthur: Fachhochschule Münster. Peer reviewed.

Non-peer-reviewed articles/chapters

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Der virtuelle Körper als 3-D-Simulationsmodell

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IT for Health, 01/2016. 44-45.

Publications before appointment at the ZHAW

Philipp Ackermann, Aurelius Bernet: Intelligent Building Configuration Model; in: Industrialised, Integrated, Intelligent Construction - Handbook 3; EU research report available online under www.i3con.org, September 2010.

Philipp Ackermann: Configuration of Product-centric Services; Joint Conference of International Mass Customization Meeting (IMCM’08) and International Conference on Economic, Technical and Organisational Aspects on Product Configuration Systems (PETO’08); Technical University of Denmark, Copenhagen, June 19-20th 2008.

Philipp Ackermann: Supporting sales engineering with product-centric CRM; eStrategies Europe, May 2008.

Philipp Ackermann: PLM-integrated Configurators for Machine and Plant Construction; IJCAI Workshop on Configuration, in conjunction with the 19th International Conference on Artificial Intelligence (IJCAI 2005), Edinbrugh, Scotland, July 2005.

Philipp Ackermann: Product Knowledge Management; in Conference Proceedings of International Conference on Economic, Technical and Organisational Aspects of Product Configuration Systems, Copenhagen, June 2004.

Philipp Ackermann: Interactive Simulations; chapter in: Total Interaction – Theory and practice of a new paradigm for the design disciplines, edited by Gerhard M. Buurman, Birkhäuser, Basel, 2001.

Philipp Ackermann: Produktvisualisierung und Interaktions-Konzepte für Mass Customization; in: Piller, Schenk, Seelmann-Eggebert (eds): Mass Customization - Vom Businessmodell zur erfolgreichen Anwendung, Tagungsband zur dritten deutschen Mass Customization Tagung, Frankfurt 2001.

Philipp Ackermann: Eintauchen in den EncycloSpace – Die zukünftige Rolle des Mediums „Computer“ in den Geisteswissenschaften; in: Prof. Dr. habil Guerino Mazzola: Humanities@EncycloSpace; SWR/FER-Studie, Schweizerischer Wissenschaftsrat; Bern 1998.

Philipp Ackermann: Developing Object-Oriented Multimedia Software - Based on the MET++ Application Framework; dpunkt Verlag, Heidelberg, 1996.

Philipp Ackermann: Object-oriented Modelling of Time Synchronisation in a Multimedia Application Framework; in: Audio Engineering Society AES 95th Convention, Preprints, Audio Engineering Society, New York, October 1993.

Dominik Eichelberg, Philipp Ackermann: Integrating Interactive 3D-Graphics into an Object-oriented Application Framework; in: T. Grechenig, M. Tscheligi: Human Computer Interaction, Vienna Conference VCHCI 93, Proceedings, Springer-Verlag, September 1993.

Philipp Ackermann: Computer und Musik - eine Einführung in die digitale Klang- und Musikverarbeitung; Springer-Verlag, Wien 1991.