Research Topics

Human-Machine Interaction

Interactive and user-friendly interfaces form the basis of multimodal human-technology interaction. Personalized dialogue systems combine speech, gestures and facial expressions with physical interaction. This involves the use of user, task and domain models in order to make dialogue behaviour as natural as possible and dialogue comprehension stable even under difficult conditions. Future user interface concepts are detached from the usual mouse and keyboard paradigms and enable intuitive, gesture-based control.

Intuitive-nonverbal and informative-verbal robot-human communication

The project aims at investigating how intentions of a robot can be understood by humans through anticipatory path selection in combination with iconic and verbal communication, so that the discomfort...

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Cloudification of Production Engineering for Predictive Digital Manufacturing

Cloudification of Production Engineering for Predictive Digital Manufacturing

The project aims to digitise the manufacturing sector, and only a few European companies are currently benefiting from...

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