Benjamin Kossack

Research Associate


Mailing address:
Fraunhofer HHI
Einsteinufer 37
10587 Berlin

Visitor address:
Room 04-17
Otto-Dibelius-Straße/Salzufer 6
10587 Berlin

Phone: +49-(0)30-31002-345
FAX: +49-(0)30-31002-190


Benjamin Kossack is a research associate in the Computer Vision & Graphics Group at Fraunhofer Heinrich Hertz Institute. He graduated with a Master of Science (M.Sc.) degree in Computer Engineering from the Technical University Berlin (Technische Universität Berlin) in 2019. From 2018 to 2019 he worked as a student assistant in the research projects HistoDect and 3D-Finder. His research interests span from imaging physics to image processing and modeling in medicine.


    10/2016 - 01/2019 M.Sc. in Computer Engineering at the Technical University Berlin (TU Berlin).
    01/2019 Master Thesis: "Local blood flow modeling and analysis from video sequences of human tissue"
    08/2015 - 12/2015 Semester abroad at the Pittsburg State University in Pittsburg, Kansas (USA). Course of studies: Electrical Engineering.
    04/2013 - 09/2016 B.Eng. in Electrical Engineering at the Beuth University of Applied Sciences Berlin.
    Work and Research Experience
    since 03/2019 Research Associate, Computer Vision & Graphics Group, Fraunhofer HHI
    05/2018 - 02/2019 Student Research Assistant, Computer Vision & Graphics Group, Fraunhofer HHI
    05/2017 - 04/2018 Working student in Software development at IAV GmbH.
    10/2014 - 04/2017 Working student in the Development of Electrical Implants group and in the Quality Management at BIOTRONIK SE & Co. KG.

Publications and Research

2019 B. Kossack, E. L. Wisotzky, R. Hänsch, A. Hilsmann, P. Eisert,
Local blood flow analysis and visualization from RGB-video sequences,
Current Directions in Biomedical Engineering, 5(1):373-376, 2019.
B. Kossack, E. L. Wisotzky, A. Hilsmann, P. Eisert,
Local Remote Photoplethysmography Signal Analysis for Application in Presentation Attack Detection,
Proc. Vision, Modeling and Visualization, Rostock, Germany, 2019.
E. L. Wisotzky, B. Kossack, F. C. Uecker, P. Arens, S. Dommerich, A. Hilsmann, P. Eisert,
Validation of two techniques for intraoperative hyperspectral human tissue determination,
Proceedings of SPIE, 10951:109511Z, 2019.


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