Communication and Knowledge

Always being connected is something everyone takes for granted nowadays. Instantly, no matter where we are, we share ideas with other people out there. With permanent access to our e-mails, documents, calendar and other data. Record collections, photo albums, street maps – they’re all just a click away on our smartphone. And it is thanks to rapid innovation in information and communications technology (ICT) that it all works smoothly and reliably.


We Conduct Research into:


Audiovisual Signal Processing

Big Data

Image Processing

Cloud Computing

IT Security

Cognitive Machines – Artificial Intelligence (AI)

Broadband Communications

eLearning, Edutainment and Game

Simulated Reality


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Further Information

Fraunhofer Group for Information and Communication Technology

As the largest ICT research group in Europe, the Fraunhofer Information and Communication Technology Group serves as a one-stop shop for industrial customers and media enterprises.

Fraunhofer magazine 1.2016

Making it lighter

Lowering carbon dioxide emissions is a significant goal of the future. Trimming down the weight of cars...