Ecoinformatics, Biometrics and Forest Growth

Bachelor thesis topcis offers





For students of Applied Informatics:




1. Coupling of FFMPEG with the 3D-plattform GroIMP

2. Extension of a Monte-Carlo-Raytracer by variable termination conditions

3. An interface for exchanging 3-d vegetation models between two simulation platforms










For students of forest sciences:




1. Measurement of morphological characteristics of different tree species for the construction of a virtual park

2. Development of a 3-d, rule-based model for jung sand birch (Betula pendula) on the basis of an existing beech model

3. 'Comparison of the GIS tools ArcGIS and QuantumGIS/GRASS on the basis of selected workflows

4. Acquisition of stem surface data by the magnetic motion tracker Polhemus FASTRAK










Bachelor thesis are offered mainly in the fields of


  • Geographic Information Systems
  • Geostatistics and spatial predictions
  • sampling methods and forest inventory
  • Plant modelling
  • Computer graphics
  • Image analysis
  • Rule-based programming
  • Growth modelling
  • Artificial life




If you are interested don't hesitate to contact a corresponding staff member.