Project Members:

  • apl. Prof. Dr. Matthias Reuter (Leader)
  • Dipl.-Inf. Steffen Harneit (Project Staff)


  • Dr. Thomas Wonik, Institut für Geowissenschaftliche Gemeinschaftsaufgaben (GGA), Hannover, Germany
  • Dirk Bettels, Infrastrukturbau, Hannover, Germany
  • Markus Lämmerhirt, Prokasso, Karlsruhe, Germany

Funding: N-Bank, VHG Versicherungen, 479.000 € (of 1.400.000 € total)

Duration: 01/2007 - 12/2009

Project Description: Project Detectino includes the development of a robotic system which will search pipes and cables automatically in urban and non-urban areas. Empowered by neural nets and new kinds of image processing methods the system DETECTINO will by able to plot the subgrade by making it "diaphanous".

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