Research projects

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MobILe

2017 -2020
(Physische Mensch-Roboter Interaktion für ein selbstbestimmtes Leben)
In the research project MobILe - Human-Robot Interaction for a Self-determined Life, supported by the Federal Ministry of Education and Research, the conception as well as the opportunities and limitations of an assistance system for tetraplegics are explored by using a room-installed robotic arm for food consumption.

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MIA

2017 - 2021
(Mensch-Roboter Interaktion im Arbeitsleben bewegungseingeschränkter Personen)
MIA - Human-Robot Interaction at the Workplace. This research focuses on re-introducing severely disabled people into the job market by designing solutions within the scope of Human-Robot Collaboration. It combines sensor technologies with novel interaction design. The project is supported by the Federal Ministry of Education and Research.

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futureWork

2018 - 2021
(CSCW und Interaktionsdesign für kollaborative kreative Arbeitsumgebungen)
As automization and artificial intelligence take over more and more manual labor, the one area where humans provide unique capabilites is creative work. In a project we aim to explore the collaborative work practices of creative thinkers and workers and look for possibilities to enhance and support these through technology.

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