Open Thesis Topics

The following contains currently open thesis topics in the area of Cooperative Systems. Should you have an own idea for a potential thesis which you think might fit the research interests of our group, do not hesitate to contact us directly.

Research Areas

1. Human-Computer Interaction (HCI)

  • Human Factors and Interaction Design of ICTs
  • Usability, Usable Security, User Research, (Participatory) ideation and iterative prototyping
  • Social Computing, Technology and the cultural domain - “Culture over IP”
  • Ubiquitous and mobile HCI
  • Computer Supported Cooperative World

If you are interested in "Praktika" or Bachelor-/Master-Theses in the Area of Human-Computer Interaction (HCI), please contact: Oliver Hödl (

2. Networks and Network Security

  • Internet of Things / Internet of People
  • AAA - Authentication, Authorization, Accounting in IoT ecosystems
  • Decentralized security mechanisms (blockchain, trust, transparency, privacy)
  • (Computer) Networks --- design, operation, and use

If you are interested in "Praktika" or Bachelor/Master-Theses in the Area of Networks and Network Security, please contact: Albert Rafetseder (albert.rafetseder(at)

List of Topics


Please find current topics for bachelor theses, master theses and practical courses (e.g. P1, P2)  here: 

Link: COSY-Topics