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Dr.-Ing. Holger Kumke

Chair Tasks

  • Chair management
  • ERASMUS+ coordinator for geodesy and geoinformation students
  • Deputy women's representative
  • Computer-lab and eye-tracker-lab administration
  • TUM-online management
  • Homepage support
  • Supervision of bachelor's and master's theses
  • Teaching and research
  • Examination administration
  • Planning and realization of excursions and conferences
  • Organization of departmental events


You will find all detailed information on Moodle

  • Introduction to cartography
  • Geovisualisation
  • Cartography I and II
  • Map projections: Value Check
  • Geodetic seminar
  • Cartographic project
  • 2D and 3D computergraphic
  • High mountain cartography
  • Archaeological cartographic project


Conference Organisation

2022 Organizer of the Location Based Services LBS 2022 Conference in Munich, TUM/LfK, 12.-14.09.2022, http://conferences.lfk.lrg.tum.de/lbs2022/index.html

2018 Organizer of the Photogrammetrie - Fernerkundung - Geoinformatik - Kartographie - 2018 (PFGK18) Conference in Munich, TUM/LfK, 07.-09.03.2018,

2015 Organizer of the Location Based Services LBS 2015 Conference in Augsburg, University of Augsburg/TUM, 16.-18.09.2015, http://conferences.lfk.lrg.tum.de/lbs2015/index.html

2012 Organizer of the Location Based Services LBS 2012 Conference in Munich, TUM/LfK, 16.-18.10.2012, http://conferences.lfk.lrg.tum.de/lbs2012/index.html

2011 Organizer of the Earth Observation of Global Changes (EOGC) Conference in Munich, TUM/LfK, 13.-15. April 2011, http://conferences.lfk.lrg.tum.de/eogc2011/index.html

Research Interest

  • Computer Graphics
  • 2D / 3D Visualisation
  • 2D / 3D Cartography
  • Coding (Matlab, Python, HTML, PHP, SVG, JavaScript, Maxscript, Latex)


  • Bavarian section head of "Deutsche Gesellschaft für Kartographie e.V."
  • Member in "Deutsche Gesellschaft für Kartographie e.V."



  • Holger Kumke; Moritz Brunnengräber: Cartography Playground: Interactive, web-based applications to explain basic cartographic issues. Proceedings of the ICA, 2023, 3 mehr…


  • M. Danielová; H. Kumke; S. Peters: 3D Reconstruction and Uncertainty Modelling Using Fuzzy Logic of Archaeological Structures - Applied to the Temple of Diana in Nemi, Italy. Cartographica: The International Journal for Geographic Information and Geovisualization 51 (3), 2016, 137-146 mehr…


  • M. Danielova; S. Peters; F. Diosono; H. Kumke; M. Jahnke: 3D Reconstruction and Uncertainty Modelling using Fuzzy Logic of Archeological Structures – applied to the Temple of Diana in Nemi, Italy. 27th International Cartographic Conference, 2015 mehr…


  • M. Jahnke; J. M. Krisp; H. Kumke: Typification of Facade Elements for Virtual Three-Dimsional City Models. 26th International Cartographic Conference 2013,, 2013 mehr…


  • M. Jahnke; J. M. Krisp; H. Kumke: How Many 3D City Models Are There? - A Typological Try. The Cartographic Journal Bd. 48, 2011, 124-130 mehr…


  • J. Krisp; H. Kumke: Three-dimensional visualization of thermal information from facades. VisMaster "Visual Analytics - Mastering the Information Age", 2010, mehr…


  • H. Kumke: Enrichment and multipurpose visualization of building models with emphasis on thermal infrared Data. Autumn School, 2008, mehr…
  • H. Kumke: Visuelle Darstellung von thermographischen Gebäudeinformationen. 13. Münchner Fortbildungsseminar Geoinformationssysteme, 2008 mehr…
  • O. Swienty; M. Jahnke; H. Kumke; S. Reppermund: Effective visual scanning of geographic information. In: M. Sebillo; G. Vitiello; G. Schaefer (Hrsg.): Visual Information Systems. Springer, 2008, 19-30 mehr…


  • L. Hoegner; H. Kumke; L. Meng; U. Stilla: Automatic extraction and database integration of textures of 3D building models acquired from infrared image sequences. In: Photogrammetrie- Fernerkundung-Geoinformation. E Schweizerbart Science Publishers, 2007 mehr…
  • L. Hoegner; H. Kumke; L. Meng; U. Stilla: Visualization of Building Models and Factual Data integrated by CityGML. ICC07 - International Cartography Conference 2007, 2007 mehr…
  • L. Hoegner; H. Kumke; L. Meng; U. Stilla; A. Schwarz: Strategies for texturing Building Models with low Resolution infrared Image Sequences. MMT '07 -Mobile Mapping Technology, 2007 mehr…


  • H. Kumke: Enrichment and Multi-purpose Visualization of Building Models with Emphasis on Thermal Infrared Data. AgA-"Arbeitsgruppe Automation in Kartographie, Photogrammetrie und GIS", 2006, mehr…
  • H. Kumke: Zur automatischen Integration thermischer Texturen und Merkmale in Gebäudemodelle. Jahrestagung DGPF, 2006DGPF, 101-108 mehr…


  • H. Klemenz; H. Kumke: Aufmaß- und 3D-Visualisierung unregelmäßiger Baukörper am Beispiel des Henninger-Reifbräu Kellers in Erlangen. Chair of Cartography, TU München, 2001, mehr…
  • S. Angsüsser; H. Kumke: 3D Visualization of the Watzmann-Massif in Bavaria of Germany. In: Journal of Geographical Sciences; Acta Geographica Sinica. Acta Geographica Sinica, 2001 mehr…