Informatics, TU Vienna

Institute of Software Technology and Interactive Systems

Head: Prof. A Min Tjoa


Research Groups

The Institute of Software Technology and Interactive Systems (E188) consists of the following research groups:

Please visit an individual research group's website for further details on staff, research projects, publications, and courses.

The leading role of the institute in the competence centers EC3 (Electronic Commerce Competence Center) and SBA (Secure Business Austria) reflects important aspects of the research orientation of the institute.

Research Topics

The Institute of Software Technology and Interactive Systems investigates the engineering and science dimensions of the following topics:

  • Data Engineering: Data Warehousing, Data Mining, Non-standard Data Modelling
  • Information and Knowledge Engineering: Semantic Web, Information Visualization, Plan Management, E-Learning, Digital Libraries, Text Mining
  • Process Engineering: Adaptive Workflow Management, Service Oriented Architectures
  • Software Engineering: Software Quality Management, Verification and Validation, Management of Software Projects
  • Web Engineering: Ubiquitous Web Applications, Integration of Web and Database Systems
  • Model Engineering: Model Transformation, Conceptual Modelling and Ontologies, Model-driven Software Development, Virtual Reality and Augmented Reality
  • Media Processing: Multimedia Information Retrieval, Media Understanding, Image and Video Analysis
  • Privacy and Security
  • Business Informatics: E-Commerce and E-Government, Business Modelling, M-Commerce, Recommender Systems, Diffusion and Acceptance Research