Piotr Kuroczyński

Piotr Kuroczyński is an architect specializing in the field of digital 3D reconstruction, documentation and visualization of cultural heritage. Since 2005, he has been researching and teaching at the Technische Universität Darmstadt. After his PhD in architecture in 2010 he has also been a lecturer at the Warsaw University of Technology. Since 2013 he has been a scientific member of staff and project coordinator at the Herder Institute for Historical Research on East Central Europe. He is co-founder and convenor of the Digital 3D-Reconstruction Working Group in the Digital Humanities in German-speaking Region Association.

Since 2017 he has been Professor for Computer Science and Visualization in Architecture at the Hochschule Mainz – University of Applied Sciences Mainz. Since 2018 he is the head of the Institute of Architecture and the chief-in-editor of the book series Computing in Art and Architecture at the Heidelberg University Library. His interests include Virtual Research Environments, semantic data modeling, Historic Building Information Modeling, 3D modeling, documentation and visualization standards for digital 3D reconstruction of cultural heritage.

CHNT Connection:

I appreciate CHNT for the wide range of lectures, the very collegial atmosphere and the excellent opportunity to meet old and new friends from different disciplines and countries in the centre of Europe, in the venerable City Hall in Vienna.

Affiliation / Institution:

Hochschule Mainz –
University of Applied Sciences