High Level Interdisciplinary Research

HumTec is an interdisciplinary Project House at RWTH Aachen University funded by the Excellence Initiative of the German federal and state governments. HumTec aims at fostering high level interdisciplinary research between the humanities/social sciences and the engineering/natural sciences.

Three Continuation Projects, three Boost Fund Projects and eight Seed Fund Projects with different research topics have been specified.

Natural Media: Teilnahme an der ISGS 2016


The seventh conference of the International Society for Gesture Studies ISGS: Gesture- Creativity- Multimodality, has covered various aspects of Gesture Studies, including the role of gesture in artistic creation, the multimodal creativity of bodily expression, and the combined used of gesture/sign with other artistic media.

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