Assessment of displays' visual effectiveness and ergonomics

Research on innovative displays and its future users’ “compatibility”. Elucidating the impact of individual vision characteristics and display parameters on user experience and performance using clinical tests, recording of eye movements and brain electrical activity, as well as newly developed methods. Development of data-driven guidelines.

Tatjana Pladere
(; +371 26887842;

Assessment of vision quality 

Assessment of vision quality with different methods. Determination of visual acuity. Assessment of contrast sensitivity with different tests. Assessment of retinal straylight level with specialized equipment.

Gatis Ikaunieks

Sustainable development

Research on the UN's 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and THE (Times Higher Education) Impact Ranking global universities against the UN SDGs.

Dina Bērziņa

Global and Climate Change

Research on climate change mitigation and adaptation (in a European context). Climate change mitigation and adaptation to climate change with the help of EU Life programme projects. Global changes caused by the climate change.

Dina Bērziņa

Smart cities

Research areas: smart buildings, smart mobility. Smart measures in buildings/mobility leading to mitigation of climate change.

Dina Bērziņa

Spatial modeling, perception of visual and navigational space

Geometrical, topological aspects of spatial modeling and their connection with human perception and its experimental verification. The study uses the languages of mathematical logic and topological modeling and their adaptation to situations of everyday use and their formal representation.

Jurģis Šķilters

Literature analysis and preparation of reports

Literature analysis and preparation of reports on a specific topic related to the development of biologically active substances and their combinations.

Mārtiņš Borodušķis 
(; +371 28368901;