Nina Döllinger M.Sc.

    Nina Döllinger M. Sc. 

    Wissenschaftliche Mitarbeiterin/PhD Studentin

    e-Mail: nina.doellinger(at)uni-wuerzburg.de

    Julius-Maximilians-Universität Würzburg
    Institut für Mensch-Computer-Medien
    Am Hubland, Campus Nord
    Oswald-Külpe-Weg, Geb. 82
    97074 Würzburg



    • Studied Psychology (B. Sc.) at the LMU München and Human Factors (M. Sc.) at the TU Berlin
    • Worked as student assistant at the German Aerospace Center (DLR Oberpfaffenhofen, 2013 & 2014), the TU Munich (Lehrstuhl für Ergonomie; 2013-2014) and the Fraunhofer Institute for Production Systems and Design Technology (IPK; 2015-2018)

    Research interests

    • body awareness
    • mindfulness
    • embodied cognition
    • virtual reality
    • user experience
    • human centered design



    Keppler, S., Döllinger, N., Wienrich, C., Latoschik, M. E., Israel, J. H. (2021). Self-Touch: An Immersive Interaction-Technique to Enhance Body Awareness. In Proceedings of the 19th ACM Conference on Culture and Computer Science (KUI 2021). 2021.

    Wienrich, C., Döllinger, N., & Hein, R. (2021). Behavioral Framework of Immersive Technologies (BehaveFIT): How and Why Virtual Reality can Support Behavioral Change Processes. Frontiers in Virtual Reality, 2, 84. doi: 10.3389/frvir.2021.627194.

    Döllinger, N., Wienrich, C., & Latoschik, M. E. (2021). Challenges and Opportunities of Immersive Technologies for Mindfulness Meditation: A Systematic Review. Frontiers in Virtual Reality, 2, 29. doi: 10.3389/frvir.2021.644683.

    Wolf, E., Merdan, N., Döllinger, N., Mal, D., Wienrich, C., Botsch, M., & Latoschik, M. E. (2021). The Embodiment of Photorealistic Avatars Influences Female Body Weight Perception in Virtual Reality. In Proceedings of the 28th IEEE Virtual Reality Conference (VR '21). 2021.


    Wienrich, C., Döllinger, N., & Hein, R. (2020). Mind the Gap: A Framework (BehaveFIT) Guiding The Use of Immersive Technologies in Behavior Change Processes. arXiv preprint arXiv:2012.10912

    Wolf, E., Döllinger, N., Mal, D., Wienrich, C., Botsch, M, Latoschik, M. E. (2020) Body Weight Perception of Females using Photorealistic Avatars in Virtual and Augmented Reality.

    Brandenburg, E., Ringel, O., Zimmermann, T., Döllinger, N., & Stark, R. (2020). Digital Fitting Instructions For Further Usage in Product-Lifecycle. Available at SSRN 3717801.


    Döllinger, N., Wienrich, C., Wolf, E., Botsch, M., & Latoschik, M. E. (2019). ViTraS-virtual reality therapy by stimulation of modulated body image-project outline. Mensch und Computer 2019-Workshopband.

    Wienrich, C., Döllinger, N., Kock, S., Gramann, K. User-Centered Extension of a Locomotion Typology: Movement-Related Sensory Feedback and Spatial Learning. In Proceedings of the 26th IEEE Virtual Reality (VR) conference. 2019. (full paper)


    Wienrich, C., Döllinger, N., Kock, S., Schindler, K., & Traupe, O. Assessing User Experience in Virtual Reality – A Comparison of Different Measurements. In Proceedings of the HCI International Conference 2018. Springer, 2018. (full paper)

    Wienrich, C., Schindler, K., Döllinger, N., Kock, S., & Traupe, O. Social Presence and Cooperation in Large-Scale Multi-User Virtual Reality - The Relevance of Social Interdependence for Location-Based Environments. In Proceedings of the 25th IEEE Virtual Reality (VR) conference. 2018. (full paper)


    Brandenburg, E., Döllinger, N., Geiger, A., & Stark, R. (2017). Kognitive Modelle zur virtuellen Absicherung der mentalen Belastung bei Montagetätigkeiten. In DFX 2017: Proceedings of the 28th Symposium Design for X, 4-5 October 2017, Bamburg, Germany. (full paper)


    Weber, B., Hertkorn, K., Döllinger, N., & Kremer, P. (2013). Visuelle Assistenz bei telepräsenten Objektmanipulationen mit einem humanoiden Roboter. Tagungsband 55. Fachausschusssitzung Anthropotechnik.

    Invited Talks


    • 09.04.2019: Guest lecture at the College of Industrial Technology, NIHON University, Japan; Title: Challenges of Human-Computer-Interaction in Virtual Reality
    • 12.05.2019: Lecture at the Pictoplasma Berlin Festival and Conference 2019; Title: Content vs. Technology – Effect of Accordance on Human Perceptions and Reactions