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Mission Statement

The Aalen Mobility Perception & Exploration Lab (AMPEL) is operated by the Competence Center Vision Research at the Innovation Center on the Campus of the University of Applied Science, Aalen/FRG. The lab is aiming at the visual and auditory/vestibular sensory system and related functional disorders as well as to the development and validation of specific diagnostic and therapeutic methods.

Major topics are

  • to develop and improve therapeutic and rehabilitative instruments, methods and procedures for patients suffering from visual and/or auditory/vesitibular disorders,
  • to evaluate visual and auditory requirements concerning acitivities of daily living and quality of life,
  • to develop strategies to compensate sensoric deficits and
  • to guide attention to relevant objects.

Research, education and care are equally considered in this regard.