PVI is a research group at PUCRS, that develops research on Visual processing and Interaction, mainly in the following areas:

  • Computer Graphics
  • Human-Computer Interaction
  • Computer Vision and Machine Learning
  • Data Visualization
  • Graphical Simulation
  • Virtual and Augmented reality

The group conducts research projects in partnership with private companies and governmental agencies, in areas such as Visualization of Information Extracted from Social Networks, Adaptation and Authorship of Final-User Systems, Simulation and Animation of Virtual Humans, Interface and Interaction Design for Inclusion, Assistive, Adaptable and Inclusive Technologies, applications for Computer Vision and Virtual Reality.



  • Isabel Harb Manssour

  • Márcio Sarroglia Pinho

  • Milene Selbach Silveira

  • Rafael Prikladnicki

  • Soraia Raupp Musse


Current research projects of our group are listed below.

Under construction...


The disciplines offered in out Graduate Program in Computer Science are presented below.

  • 34655-02 Interactive Systems Evaluation (Milene S. Silveira)
  • 34656-02 Interaction Design (Milene S. Silveira)
  • 54602-02 Computer Animation (Soraia R. Musse)
  • 54603-02 Computer Graphics (Márcio S. Pinho)
  • 54610-02 Virtual Reality (Márcio S. Pinho)
  • 54611-02 Graphical Simulation(Soraia R. Musse)
  • 54688-02 Data Visualization (Isabel H. Manssour)
  • 5461A-03 Analysis and Visualization of Heterogeneous Data (Isabel H. Manssour, Soraia R. Musse, Renata Vieira)