Dipl.-Inform. Christoph Endres
Researcher
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Intelligent User Interfaces Department

German Research Center for Artificial Intelligence

Campus D3 1, Room 0.22
D-66123 Saarbrücken
Germany

phone: (+49) 681 / 85775 5308
fax: (+49) 681 / 85775 5020




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2012

    PresTK: Situation-Aware Presentation of Messages and Infotainment Content for Drivers (Ch. Endres)
    PhD thesis, Saarland University.
    Proposing a Meta-Language for Specifying Presentation Complexity in order to Support System Situation Awareness (Ch. Endres, M. Feld, Ch. Müller)
    W3C Workshop Web and Automotive, Rome, Italy, November 14-15, 2012
    Simulator-based Evaluation on the Impact of Visual Complexity and Speed on Driver’s Cognitive Load (Ch. Endres, R. Math, D. Braun)
    4th International Conference on Automotive User Interfaces and Interactive Vehicular Applications (AutomotiveUI 2012)
    A Layout-based Estimation of Presentation Complexity (Ch. Endres, M. Feld, Ch. Müller)
    4th International Conference on Automotive User Interfaces and Interactive Vehicular Applications (AutomotiveUI 2012)
    Real-time Assessment of Driver Cognitive Load as a prerequisite for the situation-aware Presentation Toolkit PresTK (Ch. Endres)
    Cognitive Load Workshop (CLW) at the 4th International Conference on Automotive User Interfaces and Interactive Vehicular Applications (AutomotiveUI 2012)
    A Graph-Search Approach on Resource-Constrained Scheduling Problems and its Application to Advanced Driver Assistance Systems (Ch. Endres, Ch. Müller)
    4th International Conference on Agents and Artificial Intelligence (ICAART 2012)
2011
    Determination of Mobility Context using Low-Level Data (D. Braun, Ch. Endres, Ch. Müller)
    Adjunct Proceedings of the 3rd International Conference on Automotive User Interfaces and Interactive Vehicular Applications (AutomotiveUI 2011)
    Determining Human-Centered Parameters of Ergonomic Micro-Gesture Interaction for Drivers Using the Theater Approach (A. Mahr, Ch. Endres, T. Schneeberger, Ch. Müller)
    3rd International Conference on Automotive User Interfaces and Interactive Vehicular Applications (AutomotiveUI 2011)
    Prototyping a Semi-Automatic In-Car Texting Assistant (Ch. Endres, D. Braun, Ch. Müller)
    MIAA Workshop at the International Conference on Intelligent User Interfaces (IUI 2011)
    MIAA 2011: Multimodal Interaction for the Intelligent Environment Car (Ch. Endres, G. Meixner, Ch. Müller)
    MIAA Workshop at the International Conference on Intelligent User Interfaces (IUI 2011)
    Geremin: 2D Microgestures for Drivers Based on Electric Field Sensing (Ch. Endres, T. Schwartz, Ch. Müller)
    Proceedings of the International Conference on Intelligent User Interfaces (IUI 2011)
    Multimodal Conspicuity-Enhancement for E-Bikes (Demo): the Hybrid Reality Model of Environment Transformation (S. Castronovo, Ch. Endres, T. Del Fabro, N. Schnabel, Ch. Müller)
    Proceedings of the International Conference on Intelligent User Interfaces (IUI 2011)
2010
    Intelligent Environment Car: A New Perspective (Ch. Endres, S. Castronovo)
    Adjunct proceedings of the 2nd International Conference on Automotive User Interfaces and Interactive Vehicular Applications (AutomotiveUI 2010)
    Using a Theremin for Micro-Gesture Recognition in an Automotive Environment (Ch. Endres, S. Dimitrov)
    Adjunct proceedings of the 2nd International Conference on Automotive User Interfaces and Interactive Vehicular Applications (AutomotiveUI 2010)
    Youldeco - Exploiting the Power of Online Social Networks for Eco-Friendly Driving (Ch. Endres, J. Miksatko, D. Braun)
    Adjunct proceedings of the 2nd International Conference on Automotive User Interfaces and Interactive Vehicular Applications (AutomotiveUI 2010)
    Pleopatra: A Semi-Automatic Status-Posting Prototype For Future In-Car Use (Ch. Endres, D. Braun)
    Adjunct proceedings of the 2nd International Conference on Automotive User Interfaces and Interactive Vehicular Applications (AutomotiveUI 2010)
    A GPS-less Method to Find Your Parked Car (T. Schwartz, S. Castronovo, Ch. Endres)
    Adjunct proceedings of the 2nd International Conference on Automotive User Interfaces and Interactive Vehicular Applications (AutomotiveUI 2010)
    Crossmodal Referencing as Automotive Fission Concept (Ch. Endres, T. Schwartz)
    Adjunct proceedings of the 2nd International Conference on Automotive User Interfaces and Interactive Vehicular Applications (AutomotiveUI 2010)
    Interface Outside: Extending the V2X Communication Framework for Vulnerable Road User Protection (S. Castronovo, Ch. Endres)
    Adjunct proceedings of the 2nd International Conference on Automotive User Interfaces and Interactive Vehicular Applications (AutomotiveUI 2010)
    On In-Car User Interfaces for Car-2-X Pull-Applications: Design Considerations for HMIs (S. Castronovo, A. Mahr, Ch. Endres)
    Adjunct proceedings of the 2nd International Conference on Automotive User Interfaces and Interactive Vehicular Applications (AutomotiveUI 2010)
    Sharing User and Context Models in Automotive HMI (M. Feld, Ch. Endres)
    Adjunct proceedings of the 2nd International Conference on Automotive User Interfaces and Interactive Vehicular Applications (AutomotiveUI 2010)
    A Task-based Messaging Approach To Facilitate Staff Work (Ch. Endres, A. Wurz, M. Hoffmann, A. Behring)
    Proceedings of the 7th International Conference on Information Systems for Crisis Response and Management (ISCRAM2010)
    Cinematic Analysis of Automotive Personalization (Ch. Endres, M. Feld, T. Schwartz, Ch. Müller)
    IUI 2010 Proceedings of the 14th International Conference on Intelligent User Interfaces (ACM Press)
2008
    A Survey of Human-Computer Interaction Design in Science Fiction Movies (M. Schmitz, Ch. Endres, A. Butz)
    IC@ST Journal, November 2008
    Enhancing Animated Agents in an Instrumented Poker Game (M. Schröder, P. Gebhard, M. Charfuelan, Ch. Endres, M. Kipp, S. Pammi, M. Rumpler, and O. Türk)
    Proceedings of KI 2008: Advances in Artificial Intelligence, Kaiserslautern, Germany, 2008.
    LNAI 5243, pages 316-323, Springer 2008.
    IDEAS4Games: Building Expressive Virtual Characters for Computer Games (P. Gebhard, M. Schröder, M. Charfuelan, Ch. Endres, M. Kipp, S. Pammi, M. Rumpler, and O. Türk)
    Proceedings of the 8th International Conference on Intelligent Virtual Agents (IVA'08), Tokyo, Japan, 2008.
    A Survey of Human-Computer Interaction Design in Science Fiction Movies (M. Schmitz, Ch. Endres, A. Butz)
    Second International Conference on Intelligent Technologies for Interactive Entertainment (ICST INTETAIN ’08).
    January 8-10, 2008, Cancun, Mexico. Copyright 2008 ICST. ISBN 978-963-9799-13-4.
    Video of the presentation at the conference on youtube: part 1, part 2, part 3, part 4.
2005
    A Survey of Software Infrastructures and Frameworks for Ubiquitous Computing (Ch. Endres, A. Butz, A. MacWilliams)
    Mobile Information Systems Journal, Inauguration Issue: January-March 2005, pages 41-80, IOSPress.
2004
    Interaction Metaphors (Ch. Endres, A. Butz)
    Works in Progress: Ubiquitous System Software, in
    IEEE Pervasive Computing Journal, Volume 3, Number 3, July-September 2004, pages 57-59.
2003
    Some Issues on Presentations in Intelligent Environments (Ch. Kray, A. Krüger, Ch. Endres)
    European Symposium on Ambient Intelligence, Eindhoven, Netherlands, Nov. 3-4, 2003.
    Towards a Software Architecture for Device Management in Instrumented Environments (Ch. Endres)
    Doctoral Colloquium at Ubicomp, Seattle, Oct. 12-15th 2003. Adjunct Proceedings pp. 245-246.
    Controlling Multiple Devices (R. Wasinger, Ch. Kray, Ch. Endres)
    Physical Interaction (PI03) Workshop on Real World User Interfaces, pp. 60-63.
    Mobile HCI, Udine, Italy, Sept. 8-11, 2003
Last Millenium
    Personal Picture Finder - A Softbot for the World Wide Web. (Ch.Endres)
    Diploma Thesis, Saarland University, 1999.
    The MultiHttpServer - A Parallel Pull Engine. (Ch. Endres)
    DFKI Technical Memo TM-99-04, 1999.
    Personal Picture Finder: Ein Internet-Agent zur wissensbasierten Suche nach Personenphotos. (Ch. Endres, M. Meyer, W. Wahlster)
    Proceedings of Online 99, Germany.
    Implementierung und Erweiterung der Sprache ALCP. (Ch. Endres, L. Klein, M. Meyer)
    DFKI Document D95-03.


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Special Qualifications:
  • Sun Certified Java Programmer since 2001. Achieved 90% of the maximum possible score.
  • Sun Certified Java Developer since 2002. Achieved 97% of the maximum possible score.


Research interests:
  • The Geremin
  • Intelligent User Interfaces
  • Multimodal Fission
  • Automotive Driver Assistence Systems
  • Efficient P2P platforms for media distribution
  • Game playing engines
  • Human Computer Interaction in SciFi movies
  • Programming of Pleo robots


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