Managing Director & Head of the Research Department Cognitive Assistants

Prof. Dr. Antonio Krüger

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    Gebäude D3 4
    Stuhlsatzenhausweg 3
    D-66123 Saarbrücken

Prof. Dr. Antonio Krüger


Oscar Javier Ariza Nunez, André Zenner, Frank Steinicke, Florian Daiber, Antonio Krüger

In: Frontiers in Virtual Reality 3 Pages 1-18 Frontiers 6/2022.

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Martin Feick, Kora Regitz, Anthony Tang, Antonio Krüger

In: Proceedings of the 2022 CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems. ACM International Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI-22) April 30-May 5 New Orleans LA United States ISBN 978-1-4503-9157-3/22/04 ACM 5/2022.

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Marcel Köster, Julian Groß, Antonio Krüger

In: Parallel and Distributed Computing, Applications and Technologies. International Conference on Parallel and Distributed Computing, Applications and Technologies (PDCAT-2021) 22nd December 17-19 Guangzhou China Springer 2022.

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Here, you can find an overview on the professional activities of Prof. Krueger including his research focus and current activities (including slides of my talks). Students may find information on his actual and past courses (including material). Also, most of his publications can be accessed through the corresponding link. 

Short biography

Antonio Krüger is Managing Director of the German Research Center for Artificial Intelligence GmbH (DFKI) and head of the department “Cognitive Assistants” at DFKI. He is a full professor for Computer Science at Saarland University (since 2009), Head of the Ubiquitous Media Technology Lab and scientific director of the Innovative Retail Laboratory (IRL) at DFKI. Prof. Krueger is an internationally renowned expert on Man-Machine-Interaction and Artificial Intelligence. In 2010 he has established the Mediainformatics study programme at the Saarland University and directs it to this day. Antonio is a co-founder of the Saarbrücken-based technology company Eyeled GmbH, which focuses on the development of mobile and ubiquitous information systems. Many of his research findings have found their way into applications in retail and other industrial domains. From 2004 to 2009 he was a professor of computer science and geoinformatics at the University of Münster and acted as the managing director of the institute for geoinformatics. He studied Computer Science and Economics at Saarland University and finished his Ph.D in 1999  as a member of the Saarbrücken graduate school of „Cognitive Science“. Antonio  has published more than 200 scientific articles and papers in internationally recognized  journals and conferences and is member of several steering committees, editorial boards and scientific advisory committees.

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German Research Center for Artificial Intelligence
Deutsches Forschungszentrum für Künstliche Intelligenz