Institute for Information Management in Engineering
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M.Sc. Jorge Mario Nieto Martinez

  • Kriegsstr. 77
    76133 Karlsruhe



Jorge Mario Nieto studied Electronic Engineering in the Universidad Tecnológica de Bolivar in Colombia. He finished his bachelor studies in June 2012. In October 2012 he was granted a chair in the International Master of Science in Electrical Engineering and Information Technology offered by the Applied Sciences University of Darmstadt in Germany.

Mr. Nieto spent the last year of his master studies doing his internship and writing his master thesis in the Institute for Information Management in Engineering (IMI )at the Karlsruher Institute of Technology. In September 2014 he was granted his master degree after defending his thesis entitled: "Design and Developement of a 3D mapping system for indoor environments using GPU technology". He is since October 2014 working as a research associate at the IMI.


  • 3D Mapping Technologies
  • Computer Vision
  • Parallel Computing (especially CUDA)
  • Machine Learning
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KinKon - a system for the real-time reconstruction of extended and bounded 3D environments.