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Thomas Wyssenbach

Thomas Wyssenbach

Thomas Wyssenbach

Activities at FHNW

Research Scientist at the School of Applied Psychology, Institute Humans in Complex Systems (MikS)

Main research areas

  • Immersive technologies (XR: Virtual Reality, VR; Augmented Reality, AR; Mixed Reality, MR)
  • Human-machine interaction
  • Analysis, evaluation and design of human-machine systems, such as simulations of people and material flow
  • Airport security and human factors
  • Educational design for the digital age (e.g. digital methods and tools, e-learning, learning analytics)


Lecturing in degree courses

  • Summer school “Digital methods and tools: microcontroller, 3D computer simulation, virtual reality“ (BSc, MSc)
  • Supervision of student projects and BSc theses
  • Co-supervision of MSc theses


Publications and Projects

FHNW School of Applied Psychology

FHNW University of Applied Sciences and Arts Northwestern Switzerland School of Applied Psychology Riggenbachstrasse 16 CH - 4600 Olten