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Graz University of Technology
Cognitive Science Section at Knowledge Technologies Institute,

 Contact data
StreetInffeldgasse 13/V 
ZIP, City, Region 8010 - Graz (Styria) 
Phone+43 316 873 30630 
EmailSend Email
Webhttp://kti.tugraz.at/css/ 
 Contact person

O. Univ.-Prof. Dr. Dietrich Albert (Head of Cognitive Science Section)
 Employees (Total)
Total: 1-10  number of researches: 10
 Competencies

 Central aim of organisation
The main aim inlcudes interdisciplinary research on integrating psychology with technology

 Briefly describe your organisation
Cognitive Science Section is doing research and development in experimental, theoretical and applied cognitive psychology. In the field of technology-enhanced learning this research includes competence models and how they can be applied in educational technologies, general learning aspects and theories used in TEL, adaptation and personalisat ion, as well as the evaluation of TEL systems. Another research stream is decision making and how they can be applied in security applications, for example emergency management or criminal intelligence. Further application fields where we apply psychological research include smart cities, cultural heritage, and robotics. Our research methodology includes theoretical research, empirical studies, cognitive modelling, and eye-tracking. In addition to research, we also provide technical concepts, formal descriptions, and software development of the theoretical work.

 Core Competency

Research & Development

 ICT sectors:
   - E-Learning     
   - Cultural Heritage     
   - ICT Applications for Health      
   - Visualisation     
   - Knowledge Management     
   - Process Management     

 ICT keywords
cognitive psychology, competence modelling, technology-enhanced learning, educational technologies, decision support, smart cities, evaluation
 RTD Experiences & Publications

 My organisation has been involved in projects funded by the following EU-programmes
  Coordinator  Partner 
EU Framework Programme (FP)
Other international co-operative research

 Austrian Research and Development Projects
  Coordinator  Partner 
Non-cooperative Projects (Single projects)        
Cooperative Projects
Education Projects (Thesis, ..)

 Inserted / Updated
2005-01-11 / 2016-06-07