Facilities for the Academy, Students and Companies

Nokia OZO at CIVIT laboratory

CIVIT is a valuable tool in the realization of many research projects in the area of ultra-realistic 3D scene capture and advanced visualisation as it allows access to an unprecedented level of high quality, state-of-the-art equipment in an economically efficient way.

We have various state-of-the-art cameras, advanced displays, motion capture equipment and studio, range sensors and LIDARs, VR/AR and other immersive gear. Companies, students, staff and researchers can utilize our equipment and CIVIT lab in Sähkötalo. 

Companies can get access to our facilities through research projects or by utilizing our other services, such as Proof of Concept-projects and equipment rental. Find out more about our services for companies here

Staff at Tampere Universities (TAU & TAMK) can get access to our facilities by filling in the request form. The equipment is free of charge for the staff and students when it is used for research purposes. You can find more information here or contact us civit@tuni.fi. To see how to cite CIVIT in your thesis/publication, click here

Students get access to our equipment and facilities through courses or thesis work. To see how to cite CIVIT in your thesis/publication, click here. Find out more about our collaboration with students here.

Students who need the equipment for their thesis work should send their research plan and supervisor’s contact information to civit@tuni.fi. Their supervisor should be from Tampere Universities (TAU or TAMK). In their research plan, students should mention why the equipment is necessary for the outcome/result of the thesis. You can find examples of CIVIT-supported theses here.

If you are intersted in visiting CIVIT, please fill in the form at the end of this page or contact CIVIT coordinator Sarianne Niemelä

CIVIT is located in Sähkötalo, Hervanta Campus (campus map). Find out more about arriving and parking at Hervanta Campus here

Advanced displays

3D displays, light field display and head-up-displays

CIVIT edistyneet näytöt immersiiviset näytöt
CIVIT open house demos - 30 cameras

High-end cameras

State-of-the-art cameras

XR gear

Omnidirectional VR treadmill and other immersive equipment

CIVIT laboratory at Tut
CIVIT Motion Capture Facilities - liikkeenkaappausstudio

Motion Capture

Motion capture studio, cameras and suits


Industrial and filmmaking drones

Industrial drone at CIVIT - Gryphon Dynamics X8
Robotic development platform at CIVIT (Robotnik)

And much more...

…robotic development platform, robotic arm, range sensors and LIDARs…

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