The main topics of the institute include networked engineering cooperation, environmental modeling and simulation, machine learning methods for model specifications of energy systems (BigDataMining), civil safety engineering, serious gaming, sensor technology (RFID), building information modeling (BIM), process-optimized sensor-integrated emergency management, building navigation systems and methods of the Semantic Web. The institute is a member of the profile area "Internet and Digitization" of the TU Darmstadt, the BIM-Cluster-Hessen and the German Association of Computing in Civil Engineering.

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