Technische Universität München (TUM)


The Technische Universität München (TUM), founded in 1868, is one of Germany's leading academic institutions. It provides top-level international research and teaching with a focus on the natural, engineering and life sciences.

The Fachgebiet Geoinformationssysteme (GIS Department) is part of the TUM's Faculty of Civil Engineering and Surveying. Key research topics include interoperability of heterogeneous systems based on OGC Web Services, spatial data bases, data modelling and data harmonisation, security of geo web services, GIS and geo web services for disaster management, coupling of GIS and earth viewers and 3D urban models.